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Breastfeeding after c-section

Before I gave birth I was really scared about breastfeeding. I thought I won’t be able to just because my hormones were all over the place (not only thyroid but prolactin as well). 837 more words


Birth: Part 1

He’s finally here. Gus Neil Whittle born at 7.27am on Saturday 10th June.
After quite a traumatic birth with my first son, I had hoped that this birth experience could be more positive. 1,710 more words


Self Care During Early Mommyhood

It’s pretty hard to write blog posts nowadays because I rarely have a quiet moment with both of my hands free. Our baby girl Isabelle is 8 months now, and I mostly hold her while she’s sleeping. 1,001 more words

Self Care

Why I love being a SAHM (and why you should toođź’—)

As you know if you’ve been reading my blogs (thank you if you have!!) I’ve been out of work since leaving my full time job April 2016 and telling them I wouldn’t be returning this January. 535 more words

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It Happened Again

It’s been a while since I’ve made a blog post! I’ve been through a lot. You’re never going to believe this…

I have mentioned that I was going to go back in for surgery to have my tubes taken out and also to have the (as my OB called it) deformity from my C-section cut out and repaired. 1,485 more words


C-section and hospital experience 

As I promised, I will post my c-section and hospital experience with more details. It was two weeks ago and it seem so far away already. 1,515 more words


Gut Microbiome

Keeping the microbes in your tummy happy is very, very important. They impact our overall health, weight, mood, allergies, and illness. Gut microbes can also have influences on metabolism and mental health. 1,147 more words