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Sore nipples? Here's help.

One of the most common reasons mothers quit breastfeeding is because of sore or cracked nipples.  Breastfeeding is not meant to hurt. There may be some nipple tenderness after birth but this should get better each day. 257 more words

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Sent to time out

So, I screwed up and walked over to kiss MrsL goodnight and without thinking reached up, caressed her neck, and let my hand slide down inside her blouse. 91 more words

Time Out

All that can go wrong

This is a post that I have had saved in my drafts since deciding to start a blog. I have continually added bits to the list of what I want to include in it and thought that after the horrible week we have just had I would write this one to share now. 2,149 more words

Our Little Family

Breastfeeding

Hunger cues:

  • Baby stick out tongue or move mouth
  • Flex arms and legs
  • Suck finger
  • Late cue – chewing hands. will not get full feed. Drink a bit then go to sleep.
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Breastfeeding tips: When your baby bites

The pain a mother feels doesn’t end at giving birth. It continues when the milk starts coming out (or not coming out when milk ducts are clogged) and when you start breastfeeding. 584 more words

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Start Here

Start here.

Childhood nightmares
collide
with adult dreams

bringing memories of
sore nipples and such
into today.

Wave after wave of
sensual spasms and pain… 48 more words

Poetry

Breast shields - when to use them and how to stop!

Breast shields – when to use them and how to stop! 

There are a lot of benefits to using breast shields – they allow an easy latch for babies who are struggling with latching on due to problems like tongue tie or mum having an over supply or inverted nipples etc… 758 more words

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