Breastfeeding at almost 12 months – New Territory

I was sat with my almost 1 year old in the bath the other night. She only has to spot a nipple and she’s bumbling over, almost drowning, trying to latch on! She usually manages…

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Learning to Love the Post Breastfeeding Boobs

The post breastfeeding boobs. They are a bit of a shock aren’t they? Let’s be frank.  Before I had my first daughter I quite liked my boobs. They were round, pert, a nice handful and I…

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Do I Carry on Breastfeeding?

Ah breastfeeding. Never does a word seem to bring up some much emotion and controversy. There will always be an opinion, a tip, sadly a judgement somewhere. Did you manage it? How long for? Little…

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The End of My Breastfeeding Journey

It is World Breastfeeding week and I am talking about the end of my journey. I had never planned to feed longer than 12 months. I know it is possible and plenty do but I was…

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Breastfeeding in Public Can be Positive

In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week this next post is about my experiences with public breastfeeding. I’m gobby. There is no doubt about it. I have yelled at people for pushing in queues in shops, given…

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