So, inevitably, as soon as the media have finished telling us all how to give birth it’s time to start instructing us on how to feed those born as they should be babies. There were two main stories in the news this week about breastfeeding and a third which touched on it so, as this is my… Continue reading Breastfeeding: Not Glorious, Not Grotesque, Just Ordinary
Back to a more standard format for my reasons to be cheerful this week – the sun is shining and that just seems to make it so much easier to think of things to be grateful for: 1- I had to make an unplanned trip to the hospital yesterday, after a rather embarrassing fainty moment… Continue reading #R2BC – A Pump, a Bump and a Rump!
It’s miserable old Thursday again so, as I enjoyed sharing my reasons to be cheerful last week, I’m going to do it again! last week’s (in truth every week’s) reason number 1 was my wonderful, happy, healthy child, but she didn’t come into this world easily. Ours could have been a very different story. That… Continue reading Reasons to be Cheerful – Childbirth on the NHS