Tag Archives: Infant formula

Day 93: My Top 7 Tips For New Mums: What Was Helpful For Me

I know that it will all change soon but I wanted to put down in writing what I think were the most helpful things for me in these first 3 months. Start eating bran! Super helpful post birth and know your … Continue reading

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Day 75: Nippy – update & the difference between doesn’t & shouldn’t

You may remember me writing about my attempt to help heal the sore nips (Day 44). Well it’s been a month and I wanted to report back. A recap of what I did: 1st feed in the morning from both breasts … Continue reading

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Day 44: A strategy to help the nips heal

I give up. Everyone normally assumes bad latching when you have sore nips. Fair enough. Then there is thrush, mastitis and a few others to add to the list including cracked nips. Truth is, the whole breastfeeding thing is painful … Continue reading

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Day 37: What they don’t tell you about breastfeeding, it’s emotional

So here’s the weird bit about breastfeeding. I think in our society we’re so used to being in control that when something sneaks up on us – we really are surprised, especially if it’s an emotional reaction or chemical change. … Continue reading

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