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Why I’ve decided to give up breastfeeding

Two years. That's how long the World Health Organisation recommends breastfeeding babies for. But 20 months in I've decided it's [...]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Breast feeding, Parenting|21 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

After revealing 10 things they don't tell you about breastfeeding a toddler this week #MySundayPhoto features the little lady in [...]

By |September 16th, 2018|Parenting|7 Comments

10 things they don’t tell you about breastfeeding a toddler

Nineteen months. That's how old the littlest turns this week. Which means I'm officially breastfeeding a toddler. Having fed my [...]

By |September 10th, 2018|Breast feeding, Parenting|7 Comments

10 top tips for returning to work as a breastfeeding mum & WIN a Philips Avent electric breast pump worth £125!

Going back to work after having a baby? Want to continue breastfeeding? Then this post is for you! The thought [...]

By |August 24th, 2018|Competitions, Parenting|2 Comments

5 great reasons to breastfeed beyond one

Fourteen months. That’s how long I’ve been breastfeeding baby number three for. And for at least the last four of [...]

By |April 16th, 2018|Breast feeding, Parenting|15 Comments

The truth about breastfeeding at one

One in 200. That’s how many women in the UK are still breastfeeding after a year, putting me among the [...]

By |February 23rd, 2018|Breast feeding, Parenting|13 Comments

6 things I’ve learnt in six months of exclusive breastfeeding

Six months. That’s how long the NHS recommends exclusive breastfeeding for, and it looks like we might have made it. [...]

By |August 7th, 2017|Breast feeding, Parenting, Reviews|17 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Littlest B turned five months old this week. That means there's just one month left until the highchair comes out [...]

By |July 16th, 2017|Breast feeding, Parenting|3 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

'This Mama's milkin' it'. Those are the words on my new mug - a gift from breastfeeding experts Medela to [...]

By |June 11th, 2017|Breast feeding|5 Comments

When is the best time to start a bedtime routine?

Bath, book, bed. Those three little words are supposedly the ticket to a hassle-free bedtime, but the question is when [...]

By |June 7th, 2017|Parenting|16 Comments

Why I’m proud to breastfeed in the pub

Brace yourselves. This is going to be a ranty one. Did you hear about the man who lambasted a mum [...]

By |March 29th, 2017|Breast feeding, Parenting|35 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Happy Mothering Sunday! This is my first Mother's Day as a mum of three so for #MySundayPhoto this week I [...]

By |March 26th, 2017|Parenting|7 Comments

5 fashion tips for breastfeeding mums

Now I don’t pretend to know much – if anything - about fashion, but having breastfed for a combined total [...]

By |March 20th, 2017|Parenting, Reviews|25 Comments

Things they don’t tell you about the first week of breastfeeding

Don't worry, this isn't going to be one of those posts featuring horror stories about bleeding nipples and mastitis. Well, it does include [...]

By |March 1st, 2017|Breast feeding, Parenting|47 Comments

My breastfeeding hopes…and fears

It’s official: the third trimester has arrived! With 10 weeks to go until baby number three is due to make their [...]

By |December 2nd, 2016|Breast feeding, Parenting|10 Comments