Is my baby weaning from breastfeeding?

My  7 month old baby is breastfeeding 4 times a day with one bottle of formula at the his 10pm ‘dream feed’. He has two bottles of formula...

From one to two – tandem feeding with just about everything...

I remember late in my pregnancy seeing a picture of a mother tandem breastfeeding her toddler and newborn and thinking ‘why on earth would anyone ever do that!’...

Ashlee’s story, Breastfeeding Isla – teaching a baby with weak suck...

 On the 29th of March after a horrendous pregnancy and much anticipation I delivered our baby girl Isla. She is my third and last baby and by now...

All tied up – by Irene Franklin

On this day one year ago I uttered to myself "I'll give it another month, then I'll give up breastfeeding". It was hard to hear those words coming...

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...

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...

When breastfeeding REALLY hurts – could it be thrush? Leah’s story.

Four years ago when I was pregnant with my daughter I was certain that I would breastfeed. I did have an idea that it may not be really...

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...

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...

Breastfeeding twins – Nicole’s story and great twin feeding tips

  During my pregnancy my thoughts regarding breastfeeding were that I was going to aim for twelve months but six months would also be great. I gave birth to my...

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Is Your Breastfed Baby Getting Enough Milk? A Lactation Consultant’s checklist.

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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,...