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The Importance of Breastfeeding Support

So it’s National Breastfeeding Awareness Week again, and all over Twitter and Facebook and various other media there are cries of “What’s the point?!”, “Why do we need more awareness?!”,  “Things like this just make us mums who can’t breastfeed feel guilty again!” blah blah etc etc.  Well, the point is this: UK breastfeeding rates are dropping… Continue reading

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Reflections on the Riots

I don’t quite know what to say tonight.  I feel I need to say something, I just don’t know what.  I have questions and questions and questions, and thoughts and opinions, but mainly questions, yet no answers, no conclusions, no information to shed any light on why the people causing devastation to others’ lives and livelihoods are doing so. 

I live nowhere near any of the sites of rioting. … Continue reading

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