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Why We Need To Stop Talking Down About "Fed Is Best".

We’ve all seen the ads, the posters in Dr’s waiting rooms, in hospital birth centres, labour wards and antenatal clinics. The ones that are given to you before birth, after birth… Probably during birth in some places. 500 more words


Random Lady

The other day Baby MPB and I were at the mall. Just the two of us.

I sat down to feed him in a common area. 475 more words


Breastfeeding, Shaming and Solutions that Help

I’m sick of the shaming.

Many years ago when our mothers were first becoming moms, they were shamed for breastfeeding.  If we had been moms in the 90s, most of my friend group would have been so confused as to HOW to breastfeed.   986 more words


Breastfeeding Expectations  vs. Reality

​The first month or so of Millie’s life is very blurry around the edges so I’m sure I’ve missed things out and got parts in the wrong order but that doesn’t really matter. 1,251 more words



This post contains references to Breasts. And Nipples. And feeding a child with them. While there won’t be any nipple pictures for you to be offended by, you should know that if you’re particularly precious about this topic, you can kindly exit the browser window in 3, 2, 1… 767 more words

Formula made of gold!?

After the whole breastfeeding ordeal, I was in a good routine pumping and feeding my daughters, both times the same events occurred. I would feed my breast milk to my baby (this occured with both of them) only for her to arch her back and cry as if they were in pain. 789 more words

Dear Formula Feeders 

Dear formula feeding mothers,

Can I just rename you mothers right here? because that’s what you are. You are a mother.
Mothers are beautiful. They give themselves selflessly every day. 554 more words