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Laid Back Breastfeeding AKA Biological Nurturing

Recently I discussed this method of breastfeeding to a new mum who was having a few problems with obtaining a good latch resulting in sore nipples. 503 more words

Doula Stuff

20 helpful breastfeeding tips

It’s no secret that breastfeeding is hard work. It seems counter intuitive given that it is a natural function of our bodies, but it’s definitely a learned skill. 1,604 more words

New Bottle?

We’ve gotten to the point where trying out new types of bottles is the highlight of my day.

We’ve done Tommee Tippee. We’ve done Nuk. We’ve done Soothie. 231 more words


Get Lansinoh HPA Lanolin nipple cream for free!

Did you know that you can get Lansinoh Lanolin cream for free on prescription?? I came across this on the BabyCentre forums. It’s a brilliant product for helping soothe & heal sore & damaged nipples, as nipples are ‘moist healing tissue’ it really helps. 43 more words


Feeding in a baby sleeping bag

Am I being lazy not getting baby out of her sleeping bag for night feeds? It wakes her up getting her in & out of it, and she falls asleep during feeds, so waking her is the last thing I want to do right now! 288 more words


Breastfeeding Wednesday - Sore Nipples

Sore Nipples…  WOW  I remember those.  When I started nursing my nipples would be sore.  Mainly because I never breast-fed before and the little guy was new to eating.   311 more words


Breastfeeding positions - what works?

So I’ve been trying all the positions in the book to get a good latch out of baby – so far ‘laid back’ or ‘biological nurturing’ has been by far the most successful. 400 more words