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Breast Vs Formula – Mum wars no more!

When people say “we need more support for breastfeeding mothers”, what does that actually mean? What does that look like?  More midwives? Great - but that’s not realistic. Access to an ... READ the POST

My nipples were on fire, but it was my heart that took the biggest beating. During those first few days, I sobbed. I felt responsible, I felt inadequate and I felt the urgency and pressure to make a decision - do we buy formula or get the tongue tie snipped? Something needed to be done because my baby needed to be fed one way or another and I couldn’t bare to live another day seeing him hungry. It was my job to provide for him, his most basic need and I was letting him down. I felt like a failure.

“The Disconnected Dad: From A Mothers Perspective”

If I’m being brutally honest, James wasn’t the father I was hoping he would be when Finn was born. I fully expected him to be nurturing, protective, engaged and hands on. I had countless ... READ the POST

If I’m being brutally honest, James wasn’t the father I was hoping he would be when Finn was born. After the hype of bringing home our rainbow baby died down & the reality of sleep deprivation took hold, the cracks in the relationship started to show and his flaws, as a father became apparent.

My Newborn Recommendations

Becoming a newborn mum can be; amongst other things, overwhelming. First comes the reality hit - "shit, i'm actually pregnant" and you realise that you're actually going to be solely ... READ the POST

First comes the reality hit - "shit, i'm actually pregnant" and you realise that you're actually going to be solely responsible for another beings health, happiness and safety. It is no longer just a dream. WOAH.

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