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Being Mum Changes You

We sometimes out grow our partners and rarely do they or we understand why, other then we left them behind, its life you would kill for your child and kill your partner for a look all at the same time, hahah, its an emotionally soul growing experience I wouldn't change, would you?

How Breastfeeding Tones The Uterus

How Breastfeeding Tones The Uterus
  • Another effect of oxytocin is to cause the muscles inside the vagina to contract. This happens during sexual intercourse which helps also to tone the uterus again and support labour or induce labour in some cases (especially the blissful orgasm).

Colostrum Liquide Gold "how to express"

Colostrum Liquide Gold "how to express"
GD during pregnancy is at risk of low blood sugar after birth. Receiving extra colostrum at this time can help a baby’s blood sugar level to stabilise.Conditions which may make it hard for a baby to breastfeed well, at least in the early postnatal period.

It Takes A Village

It Takes A Village

European families love and nurture each other still to this day,  there is something to be said about the village helping raise the child for sure.

Hand Expressing

Hand Expressing
Hands on pumping is not just for mothers with babies in special care. Any mother who pumps can or will do this at some stage wether its just to express to save and freeze or dump after a drink? its simple and doesn't require any tools other then your two hands!

Intuitive Process When Parenting

Intuitive Process When Parenting
No women that Ive ever met takes mothering lightly.

First & Last Breastfeed By Lucinda Skeats

First & Last Breastfeed By Lucinda Skeats
You stopped asking for milk. One week ago, we laid on the bed and you had your very last feed.

Skin to Skin And Prolactin (Breastfeeding Hormone)

Skin to Skin And Prolactin (Breastfeeding Hormone)
Did you know your baby releases hormones to help you lactate? If covered at birth by a beanie it literally slows or stops it..  

Do I Have PND?

Do I Have PND?
PND doesn't discriminate, nor does just happen to just women, Yep your partner is also at risk, but often gets overlooked. if he has any signs or starts to seem resentful its usually a good sign to sit and try to chat and peel away at what is causing this before it takes hold. Fact: Don't know they are depressed till they are not! 

Tongue Ties

Tongue Ties
Sometimes a tongue-tie causes no problems with breastfeeding and requires no action.

Pumping For Love

Pumping For Love

Risks of sharing breast milk can include, but are not limited to:

  • transmission of certain infectious agents, like bacteria or viruses, some of which may be found in milk expressed by asymptomatic women
  • medicines and other drugs
  • environmental contaminants as a result of unhygienic storage and handling of unprocessed donated milk

So I Cant Be Replaced Now?

So I Cant Be Replaced Now?
Not saying Im perfect by any stretch its just you know your baby you've worked out what kind of parenting style you might have and you want to enrich our child's life with values you and your partner have