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Breastfeeding with formula topups – without guilt or shame

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How do I stop breastfeeding my baby to sleep?

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Breastfeeding an allergic and ‘true’ lactose intolerant baby

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Why breastfeeding mummies need to ‘get em out’ in public

I was only nineteen, out with my boyfriend while he was on a uni assignment. He was a surveying student and had to measure a piece of land...

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