I did it. I made it to my goal of 9 months so I didn’t have to sterilise or make up bottles on holiday.  The ultimate lazy reason to keep going. If the NHS really want to improve breastfeeding rates, then instead of banging on about ‘best for…

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Flying with a baby. Those four words are enough to strike dread into the heart of any first time parent. We recently survived our first flight with Jacob, and it wasn’t that bad! There was a bit of crying, but nothing too intense. Here’s how we…

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Quick heads up. I’m a pretty big fan of breastfeeding at the moment. At almost 9 months in everything is going pretty smoothly. It hasn’t always been that way though. I’ve had some bumps in the road, but overall it’s gone well and I enjoy…

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One problem with breastfeeding over formula feeding is that only mums can breastfeed! I know that’s the reason a lot of women stop breastfeeding. It’s a lot of work. Mums feel stressed because it’s all down to them and dads feel like they can’t help. I know a lot…

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One of the toughest things I found about breastfeeding at the start (and occasionally later on actually) was the worry about whether baby is getting enough milk. I think all breastfeeding mums have this at one point or another. A bit later on I also…

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