Reflections of the challenges parents of babies born in lockdown are facing from Hannah Ashford Breastfeeding Counsellor
Hannah Ashford, Breastfeeding Counsellor, shares her experience of supporting mothers & reflections on the damage that can be caused by 'toxic positivity'
Being a twin mum, tandem feeding became an essential skill for surviving the ‘newborn’ phase and beyond when breastfeeding twins. Lots of mums also find themselves tandem feeding an infant
Another of the Breastfeeding in Lockdown stories shared for #WBW2020. This time Beth shares her story & the surprise silver linings of having a baby during lockdown
So I was due baby number 3 in November 2019; at the same time my husband was due to deploy to Estonia. We had no idea if he was even going to be home for the birth. Suddenly all my plans for birth, wanting to breastfeed and parenting my new born were in tatters.
Last year we hosted a Global Big Latch On event in Barnstaple along side La Leche League North Devon. Unfortunately this year COVID put a halt to our plans; but we've enjoyed blogging about the 2019 event & looking back at the pictures. Roll on 2021
We asked mums using Early Nourishment CIC services in North Devon & Torridge to share their experiences of 'Breastfeeding in Lockdown' to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week 2020 #WBW2020 So my story
What might influence a womens decision to breastfeed? Last night we were lucky enough to have our peer support update facilitated by Louise Oliver; EN director & founder of Diversity in