The Real Truth About Having a Baby – what they never...

Breastfeeding may not 'just happen' Breastfeeding is the natural way to feed your baby but it often doesn't come naturally at first. It’s helpful to understand that just like...

Breastfeeding success – thanks to persistance and a great support team!

  I never thought I would be able to breast feed.  Both my sisters had no luck with their supply and bottle fed their children (and they have all...

Second time round – I really am a breastfeeding mum!

I am a second time Mum but felt like a first timer when learning to breastfeed my second child. My first son James was born by caesarean and sadly...

5 Ways Your Baby Shows He Loves You

As you carried your baby in your belly, you dreamed of an instant connection between you – just like the soft focused television ads. He would instantly know...

Breastfeeding is women’s business – isn’t it?

Jacqui Manning – a.k.a. The Friendly Psychologist – discusses the very important role men have in ensuring successful breastfeeding.  When I had my first child, it was really...

Fun recycling ideas for your Boobie Bikkies Milk Cartons

We love our Boobie Bikkies cartons. And it seems, so do mums. We get lots of of positive feedback about how pretty they are. When we had them designed,...

Breastfeeding when your baby is unwell

Fortunately, due to the immunity boosting factors in your breast-milk, your breastfed baby will usually be healthy and well. However, if your baby does get sick, for instance...

When baby bites the breast – plus bite prevention strategies

Help! My baby has his first two teeth and he has started biting when I breastfeed. How can I stop him biting or will I have to wean...

Sibling Love: making breastfeeding easier when you have a toddler and...

Imagine that your partner has just brought home a new lover and announced that you are all going to live together. It will be fun! You will be...

When love trickles down – Pinky’s story of sharing

We were mothers of toddlers at a tiny tots’ roller skating class. We ‘clicked’ as you do with other mothers sometimes. I was quite isolated in my parenting...

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1) Your breast milk is LIVE (just like in the video above!) Just like human blood, breast milk is a living fluid containing a range of germ killing substances,...