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Breastfeeding and what to prepare for. Thoughts from a first time mum (Part 4)

By Cappuccino Bambino

Suddenly we were 3 weeks into life as parents and the whirlwind continued. Our hungry boy hit a growth spurt, but as is a baby’s way, this came without warning! Suddenly my husband and I found that our two hour sleep sessions had turned into a fussy, squirming blur of feeds, nappy changes and thinking […]

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Breastfeeding and what to prepare for. Thoughts from a first time mum (Part 3)

By Cappuccino Bambino

We’ve reached day four! If you haven’t yet had a chance to read the first two blogs about my breastfeeding experiences in the first couple of days after my son’s birth, you can do so here and here. Positioning is everything when breastfeeding, and learning to adapt feels like a daily struggle. But actually I […]

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Breastfeeding and what to prepare for. Thoughts from a first time mum (Part 2)

By Cappuccino Bambino

After the first 24 hours in the hospital with the midwives assisting in my first attempts to breastfeed our son (which you can read about in Part 1 here), we made the journey home. Day Two and Three… Back at our flat, I settled into my nursing chair and held our baby boy. He was […]

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Breastfeeding and what to prepare for. Thoughts from a first time mum.

By Cappuccino Bambino

In this section of the site we will be sharing real life stories and experiences from mums and dads who are living and breathing parenthood. We hope that these honest and open accounts will be helpful to expectant, new and even experienced parents at any point along their journey. Breastfeeding is no joke. Breast is […]