I wrote this on Facebook recently and realised it’s probably a good idea to document these sporadic posts on my Actual Blog. So here it is, my most recent tear stained ramblings, fuelled by mum guilt and almost-four-years-old-I-can’t-quite-believe-it snuggles.. 11.08.19 “5 months, 27 days, or25 weeks and 2 days, or177 days… Since your last breastfeed.… Continue reading Home is where the breast is.
Four years ago, my breastfeeding journey began. My first born. My first true love. I was, “just going to breastfeed him”, as I told the midwife. I didn’t realise anything could go wrong, let alone how many issues women face with breastfeeding even before they start. I was lucky. Not only was I lucky, I… Continue reading Every Drop Counts.
I love my work, I really do. I love supporting families.But in an ideal world, my job wouldn’t exist, or I’d only need be involved in really complex cases, or just to basically be a really good cheerleader! So much of the work I do is correcting issues that are preventable. That could be avoided… Continue reading We need tangible support not empty slogans!