I was sent a link to this post on Circus Queen about breastfeeding with a tongue-tie. It’s an inspiring story of a mum who perseveres when things aren’t easy and ends with her and her baby triumphantly combi-feeding for over a year. Well done that woman!

When we trust the makers of baby formula more than we do our own ability to nourish our babies, we lose a chance to claim an aspect of our power as women.

Part of me wondered what I would do with myself when I gave up teaching. Of course, I’d taken on a franchise, so to some extent I already knew what I would be doing, but I wondered if that would fill my days or would I be bored?

Although I finished my peer supporter training some time ago now (it feels like years ago, but it was some time around the end of May/beginning of June in reality), the assessment that went with it took a bit longer to organise, so I didn’t get assessed. Until[…]

So today I took my children off to Love Coffee in the Four Seasons shopping centre in Mansfield for coffee. Well, they didn’t have coffee, but I did. Bean had the biggest cake in the universe and some juice. Plum had milk and a taste of the biggest[…]