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Feeding Albie, Part 2

Caution: this is a long, woeful one. Albie’s tongue tie snip was Monday. The instant fix I was expecting didn’t quite come. The doctor told me “throw away the nipple shields and the formula otherwise you’ll never get him solely on the breast”. The breastfeeding counsellor said to do whatever works for now, particularly regarding… Continue reading Feeding Albie, Part 2

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The Hospital Bag – my shopping list

Something I’ve been procrastinating over, although I know it won’t help me, is putting together my hospital bag. With two more working days left and maternity leave starting on Wednesday, I know I need to get cracking. I’ve borrowed and paraphrased the the Baby Centre What to Pack list to help me plan my shopping list in advance… Continue reading The Hospital Bag – my shopping list