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My decision is made

Since my post about work discriminating about my choice to breastfeed I have thought long and hard about whether or not I wanted to continue working. 604 more words

Mommy Things

You know you're a new mum...part 2

I know I’m not such a new mum any more, but I’ve been far too busy / scatty to update this for a while and wanted to get some more down before I forget what it’s been like. 496 more words

Baby

The Great Things My Breasts Have Done

Amidst all of the awful and scary things I have been thinking about lately (mastectomies, fertility treatments, chemo) as a result of my cancer, I have also been trying to think of some of the some of the good times my breasts and I have had together.   624 more words

Tear-Sheet Toolkit, The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding 8th edition, Chapter 20. Sometimes you don't want a whole book.

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding is an incredible resource for pregnant woman and mothers of newborns (note, I didn’t say new moms as it is a great resource for woman who have older children too). 138 more words

Birth

Night weaning an 18-month old: Night 3

NIght 3 of our night weaning endeavour went well. New here? You can read about Night 1 and Night 2 to get all caught up on how I got a “boobie addict” toddler to go from nursing all night, every night, to not night nursing at all. 482 more words

Breastfeeding

Three Breastfeeding Truths that Expectant Mothers Need to Know

Yesterday, I had a friend link to this article on Facebook: Breastfeeding Myths.  One webpage dedicated to busting no less than fifty-three breastfeeding myths.  Whew! 1,108 more words

Best Laid Plans