Breastfeeding: Not Glorious, Not Grotesque, Just Ordinary

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

Reasons to be Cheerful – Childbirth on the NHS

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