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The Breastfeeding Debate...To Breastfeed or Not...

Ask me several years ago if I would ever breastfeed my children and I would’ve told you “absolutely not!” I had heard so many horror stories from my family about how much it hurt if you didn’t pump on time and what happened if the baby didn’t latch on correctly that… 1,564 more words

Tips for a breastfeeding working mother

It has been close to a month since I returned to work and I can’t say it’s been easy. Trying to focus at work while being sleep deprived is hard! 689 more words



At the end of Jacob’s first week, I hobbled into my midwife’s office, bleeding and crying and snotting all over the place. She asked me how we were doing. 1,505 more words


Breast is best - but not for me

Now I’ve been pondering in my head for a while now whether to post a blog on such a demanding topic, one that brings so much debate among mothers and professionals. 1,479 more words


Formula Feeding

Formula – that magic baby-grow powder that is, these days, considered inferior to boob-juice (aka breastmilk). I won’t get into the nitty-gritty of how we ended up formula feeding in this post – check out my upcoming post on Breastfeeding for that story. 1,184 more words

Breastfeeding 1. Mama 0. 

If you’ve been following along my blog or if you know me, you know that I’m an avid control freak. Nothing new to some folks. … 792 more words

Family Life

Stop telling us 'Breast is Best'; we're not stupid!

I wrote this post months ago. My little boy, who I bottle-fed from 2 weeks old is now 6 months old and thriving. Recently I read some criticisms of the phrase ‘Fed is Best’. 1,540 more words