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Breastfeeding, a baby led journey

I love to research, so when I became pregnant, breastfeeding was one of many exciting new topics of discovery. I joined the Australian Breastfeeding Association and raided the local library for books and back issues of Essence magazine. I became an expert, in theory, on the art and science of breastfeeding. Then my daughter was born. I’m…
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Help! My baby is ‘snacking’ at the breast

For the past couple of days, Sarah’s baby, 8 week old Jack, has been wanting to feed for 10 to 15 minutes every two hours and still doesn’t seem satisfied. He’s got his cranky pants on and Sarah is at the end of her tether.  Sarah’s mum is going on about strict 4-hourly feeds but her baby’s got other ideas. The term ‘demand feeding’ can sound…
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Why breastfeeding routines suck

Did you know you would be having a cup of coffee at four o’clock this afternoon, or did you just feel like one? Did you tell your work colleagues that you wouldn’t be able to have lunch with them at midday because you are not scheduled to eat until one o’clock? Does your hunger and thirst change according to the weather and your activity…
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Pinky McKay's Breastfeeding Simply eBook

‘Breastfeeding Simply – How to make breastfeeding easy, enjoyable and successful’ by Pinky McKay, IBCLC Lactation Consultant (that’s the gold standard for breastfeeding professionals), is a complete, easy to follow road map that reveals how you can produce nature’s own amazing wonder food for your baby – simply, easily, successfully – RIGHT NOW!