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Breastfeeding wasn’t easy at the start, but now we have found our rhythm…
6 days ago

Breastfeeding wasn’t easy at the start, but now we have found our rhythm…

Sydney health, fitness and mindfulness blogger, Monique Bowie, shares the emotional changes she went through after giving birth to baby Kora.

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Yes you CAN breastfeed any place, anytime, and that’s exactly what I have always done and continue to do.
3 weeks ago

Yes you CAN breastfeed any place, anytime, and that’s exactly what I have always done and continue to do.

We sit down with Bridget, founder of the online support group for women, Midnight Mums, as she shares the most important advice she has received about breastfeeding and motherhood.

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Why Do We Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week?
1 month ago

Why Do We Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week?

First celebrated in 1992, World breastfeeding week #WBW2019 is a global celebration that occurs every year from the 1st to the 7th of August in more than 120 countries.


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What is the Number 1 Breastfeeding Question a Lactation Consultant Gets Asked? You Might Be Surprised!
2 months ago

What is the Number 1 Breastfeeding Question a Lactation Consultant Gets Asked? You Might Be Surprised!

As mums, we have a lot of questions about our precious little ones. But, we can’t always have an expert on hand, 24-7 to answer our questions. So, we recently …
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Trust Me… This is the One Breastfeeding Accessory Every Mama Needs!
2 months ago

Trust Me… This is the One Breastfeeding Accessory Every Mama Needs!

My pregnancy was entirely different this time, which is why we were so convinced we were having a boy! I wouldn’t say it was “better” or “worse” than my pregnancy …
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Breastfeeding a Premature Baby is a Whole New Experience… it’s an Emotional but Rewarding Time
2 months ago

Breastfeeding a Premature Baby is a Whole New Experience… it’s an Emotional but Rewarding Time

“Breastfeeding looks different to us prem-mummies… it’s an emotional but rewarding time.”- Nadine’s NICU journey

My name is Nadine Muller. I’m 30 years of age and I wear a number …
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Looking for Expert Advice on How to Clean Your Breast Pump and Accessories? We Have Answers!
2 months ago

Looking for Expert Advice on How to Clean Your Breast Pump and Accessories? We Have Answers!

You may have heard that it is recommended to wash certain foods, such as fruits and veggies, as they can come into contact with germs. Just like with any food …
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Asking for Help as a Breastfeeding Mum is a Sign of Strength, Not Weakness!
2 months ago

Asking for Help as a Breastfeeding Mum is a Sign of Strength, Not Weakness!

“Asking for help doesn’t devalue who you are in any way, it doesn’t show you’re weak, it shows you’re human.” – Nadine’s NICU Journeys

Sometimes we need a helping hand. …
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What My Daughter’s Unconventional Birth Taught Me About the Kindness of Strangers
3 months ago

What My Daughter’s Unconventional Birth Taught Me About the Kindness of Strangers

On the 30th of January, earlier this year, the journey of my third child, our Lottie’s birth story began.

In short, she was in the breech position. I had been to 3 hospitals in 24 hrs. I had gone from one hospital to another by ambulance, sirens blazing. I had been told that I had a blood clot on my lungs and endured 20hrs of breech vaginal labour turned emergency c-section under a general anaesthetic. Read More

Mum’s Journey: Hang in There Mama… You Got This!
3 months ago

Mum’s Journey: Hang in There Mama… You Got This!

In this article, IVF Mum, Vanesa Puerta, weighs in on the stigma around breastfeeding and how having an online support group of other mums helped her through the long nights. Read More