Tag: breastfeeding & weaning

  • Breastfeeding and the Working Mum
    Breastfeeding and the Working Mum

    One working mother shares her top tips to continue breastfeeding long after your maternity leave is over. By Rebecca Buckingham   When I was pregnant with my daughter I didn’t give much thought to how I was going to feed her once I returned to work. I knew I’d try breastfeeding when she was first […]

  • Top Breastfeeding Tips from a Local Pro
    Top Breastfeeding Tips from a Local Pro

    Breastfeeding consultant and doula Catherine Dufour shares her wealth of knowledge and experience with new mothers preparing to breastfeed their newborns. By Catherine Dufour   Breastfeeding often takes around three weeks to become established and it’s no secret that it’s uncomfortable, even painful, in the beginning. Getting into a routine that works for the mother and […]

  • “Until They Are One, Food Is for Fun!”
    “Until They Are One, Food Is for Fun!”

    If you have a child approaching weaning age, you may be interested in baby-led weaning. Ann Patrick explains what it is, its benefits, and how to get started. Words and photo by Ann Patrick   What is baby-led weaning? Baby-led weaning quite simply means you let your baby self-feed — from the moment you start […]