Breastfeeding is natural, but it does not come naturally for everyone. It is very common to have some early challenges. Here are a few of the most common early hurdles so you know what to watch for and how to overcome them.
A plugged... read more »
The newborn period is over and hopefully you and your baby’s breastfeeding relationship is working well for both of you. The first year seems to be whizzing by...suddenly your baby starts drooling and nights seem more of a challenge again. Could this be teething?... read more »
The key point is to plan well in advance - good preparation will lead to a more relaxed time during your journey and whilst you are away.
Here are some things for you to consider:-
- How old will your baby/toddler be when you travel?
- Where is your... read more »
There are many reasons to express your breastmilk. If you’re returning to work or planning a night out with friends, but wish to continue feeding your baby breastmilk, expressing is an ideal way to ensure that your baby can still enjoy your breastmilk when you’re... read more »
You are looking forward to seeing and holding your baby. The first contact between you and your baby is such an important one. It should last for as long as you want it to and at least until after your baby’s first breastfeed. After your long journey to meet... read more »