Quitting Breastfeeding With No Complications

When it was time to give up breastfeeding completely, I pictured a painful experience of engorged breasts, mastitis and a baby who was NOT happy about the change. I’ve come out on the other end of this journey to tell you that this is not how it has to be! I have managed to dry […]

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My Natural Birth Story

It has taken me a few months (seven) to digest my experience of childbirth. Now that my body is starting to function properly and I can feel myself getting stronger I think it is time to tell my story. That being said, do not expect to read a harrowing story about complications and miracles. In […]

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Why We Need to Stop Shaming Mothers Who Formula Feed

I recently posted a question to a Facebook mum’s group about introducing formula to my breastfed baby. The question was about reflux and quantity not about the choice to do so. I got met with some pretty harsh criticism from ‘breast-is-best’ advocates and it got me thinking. For me it is a choice to wean […]

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Healing a Cystocele

Have you just been diagnosed with a cystocele? Do you think you may have one or are you looking for ways to heal one? This post may help you. I have recently been successful if making a full recovery from this horrid experience myself and wanted to share how I did this. It’s something that […]

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What They Don’t Tell You About Breastfeeding

If you are about to have a baby or recently welcomed a newborn into your world you will likely have thought long and hard about breastfeeding. While some women choose to go straight to formula (which I am sure presents its own obstacles), those who breastfeed have a whole other level to their experience as […]

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10 Items I Couldn’t Live Without in the First 6 Weeks with Baby

What do you need to stock up on before baby is born? Stuff that will get you through the first few weeks, when leaving the house may not be an option? Below is my top 10 items I could not live without in the first 6 weeks with Jaxon. For Mum Witch-Hazel This is one […]

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Body After Baby – What to Expect

It’s no secret our bodies change SO much when growing a baby. What we talk less about are the changes that happen after baby has left our bodies… and taken all the good stuff with them.  When you are so busy growing a baby and celebrating getting bigger and rounder, you don’t realise the things […]

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