Natalie’s story of perseverance – breastfeeding with low milk supply

My son is now 5 months old, looking back I can not believe how quickly the time has gone by. When we were attending the pre natal classes...

How Gina boosted her mama milk for twins

A little over a year ago I gave birth to two healthy twin boys via C-Section after a nightmare of not being able to give birth naturally because...

Postnatal Depression – from tears to wellness, what every family needs...

Becoming a mother is a time of intense, overwhelming joy, right? Where every new mum is perfectly groomed, perfectly poised, smiling, and happy, happy, happy? I remember sitting with...

Sara’s Story of Breastfeeding Ben – diagnosed with a heart defect...

  My second child, Ben, was diagnosed with a heart defect at our 20 week ultrasound.  We were told that he would need heart surgery shortly after birth in...

Breastfeeding a Newborn – Dee’s Story

Thinking about my early days with my journey....is an interesting reflection, now my little girl is 7.5 mths and it feels like those early days are so long...

When Nursing Aversion Strikes – and you can’t stand breastfeeding.

When we talk about the challenges of Breastfeeding, we seldom ever talk about ‘Breastfeeding Aversion’.  Perhaps it’s because no-body really understands ‘why’ it happens, even those of us...

Dana’s story – baby not latching, SNS, formula – to breastfeeding...

My start to breastfeeding was a rocky one. After my baby Liam was delivered the doctors informed me that he wasn't able to maintain his sugar levels. To...

Breasting out in public – Pia finds her groove

Breastfeeding in public was a no-brainer to me. My whole life I had lived and breathed women’s rights. I believed (and still do) that no one had the...

Crying more than your baby? Could it be postnatal depression?

I was incredibly stressed and I knew something was very wrong but I thought, I am a mum, I should be able to cope,” says Sandy, a Melbourne...

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11 Amazing facts about breastmilk that you may not know

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,...