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Mums Journey

Mum’s Journey: A Surprise Arrival
8 months ago

Mum’s Journey: A Surprise Arrival

As a mum to be, l had an idea of how l wanted the birth of my child to go. I had a good pregnancy. There were no real problems, so l was sure l was going to have her naturally. I was definitely going to breastfeed! Read More

Mum’s Journey: Getting in the Swing of Things
9 months ago

Mum’s Journey: Getting in the Swing of Things

It’s been exactly 4 months today since Coby decided to join us… a little early. I marked the occasion by going to the office for some meetings. This was a part of my employers “keeping in touch” program, for mums on maternity leave. Read More

Mum’s Journey: My First Experience with My Medela Symphony Breast Pump
9 months ago

Mum’s Journey: My First Experience with My Medela Symphony Breast Pump

It’s been 12-weeks since Coby arrived. We are now settled into post summer holidays life with Coby and myself at home, Charlie back at school and Stu at work.

I’m officially a stay at home mum for the next year and plan to enjoy this time. Coby is well over four kilograms and ticking all the regular newborn boxes. Read More

Mum’s Journey: Coby is 2 Months Old Today!
10 months ago

Mum’s Journey: Coby is 2 Months Old Today!

Coby is two months old today and has been home for over four weeks now. How time flies!

On his due date, he weighed 3.46kg and was 50cm long. This means he’s really caught up in size, which is fantastic.

He’s started smiling a lot and enjoys having floor and tummy time. He is even big enough to go in a bouncer and has little rolls on his legs, which are super cute. Read More

Mum’s Journey: Our First New Year’s Eve with Coby
11 months ago

Mum’s Journey: Our First New Year’s Eve with Coby

It’s New Year’s Eve! We are away at the beach and we’ve had Coby home for nearly 2 weeks now. Read More

Mum’s Journey: Introducing Kim, an Amazing Medela Mum
11 months ago

Mum’s Journey: Introducing Kim, an Amazing Medela Mum

I am writing this from the Special Care Nursery, while I have a “kangaroo cuddle” with my little boy, Cody, who decided to arrive 8-weeks early. Read More

Mum’s Journey: Happy Chubba Bubba
1 year ago

Mum’s Journey: Happy Chubba Bubba

Where have the last 7 months gone? Miss Sophie is a happy Chubba Bubba and loves munching on anything and everything and the moment. The drool factor is high as we eagerly await her first tooth. Anytime soon would be great! Read More

Mum’s Journey: Time is Disappearing…
1 year ago

Mum’s Journey: Time is Disappearing…

Jeepers… almost 5 months have passed and I have no idea where the time has gone! Sophie and Anna are just gorgeous to watch. Sophie is constantly smiling and giggling at Anna and Anna is in awe of all of Sophie’s daily habits. Read More

Celebrating My Better Half and His Contribution to My Breastfeeding Journey
1 year ago

Celebrating My Better Half and His Contribution to My Breastfeeding Journey

I have often talked about the challenges and triumphs of breastfeeding my two daughters. That said, I have not talked much about the person who encouraged, supported and soothed me along the way – my husband Tim. In many ways, he made it all possible! Read More

Mum’s Journey: Winter Germs Make for Fussy Babies
1 year ago

Mum’s Journey: Winter Germs Make for Fussy Babies

This week, I was very stressed out! Sophie wouldn’t feed, either from me directly or from a bottle of expressed breast milk. Read More