Monthly Archives: September 2012

Co-sleeping: What’s the Problem?

I recently read a blog post about co-sleeping and it’s benefits. Obviously this isn’t for everybody, and pre-children, the idea of sharing my bed with anyone other then The Boyfriend was pretty horrifying.  But when The Princess came along, I fell head over heels in love with her and didn’t want to be apart from her for a minute.  She also demanded to be fed every hour, which got rather… Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Peer Support Week 2

So this is nearly a week late – I honestly don’t know where the time goes these days.  I think by the time I actually get chance to sit down and write in an evening, I’m so tired my brain won’t switch on properly and all I’m fit for is a cuppa and mindless trash TV in bed.

Anyway.  Last Thursday at the peer supporter group we learned all… Continue reading

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Born and Breastfed

Today was an exciting day for me.  I started a Breastfeeding Peer Supporter course.  This was a fairly big deal for two reasons.  1 You may have noticed I’m fairly passionate about breastfeeding and 2 When The Princess was born I had a difficult time with anxiety and depression.  I rarely left the house by myself, and the only group I really took part in was a six-week baby… Continue reading

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