I could talk about how amazing my breast pump is, all day and night. Seriously, I don't usually do product reviews, but after using the Medela Swing Breastpump for the last 5 months, I can honestly vouch for it. Not only is the pump incredibly easy to use, it does all the work for you! [...]
Things you need in your hospital bag.
If you read my previous post Reality of Breastfeeding, then you probably know how much breastfeeding has meant to me from the beginning. I am pleased to inform all you lovely people that I was breastfeeding from the moment Eloise was born! She even latched on perfectly the first time! Okay, I did ask for help [...]
Throughout pregnancy, I have suffered from various aches and shakes. With SPD (Symphysis pubis dysfunction) making daily life a little too uncomfortable, I was recommended warm baths by my midwife. As a bath without aromatherapy isn't enough for my senses, I embarked on a journey to try as many bath bombs as I could. Here are the [...]
"Are you planning on breastfeeding?" "Have you started leaking yet?" "You may not be able to breastfeed, not everyone can" "Formula isn't as bad as it sounds" These are some of words I have heard so far, words that have stuck in my head. At 35 weeks pregnant, I have been encouraged by midwives and [...]