Following the incident outlined in this post, a few of us local breastfeeding mums have decided to meet up for coffee tomorrow afternoon at the cafe in question.  Anyone, especially breastfeeding mums, welcome to join us.  We’re meeting at Love Coffee in the Four Seasons in Mansfield at[…]

This week a local mum was told she couldn’t breastfeed her baby in a cafe after customers had complained about another mum doing the same on another day. You can read the story here. I thought we were passed this.  I thought that in 2011, we could reasonably[…]

I recently trained as a breastfeeding peer supporter.  When I first applied to do the role, I had a different idea of what it would entail.  I thought it would mean helping out at a breastfeeding support group but perhaps not much more.  It does involve doing this,[…]

A very quick post today because I’ve been out all day, and am tired. Plum has been unwell all week and if by turns very grumpy and very tired. But anyway. I helped someone!

Well, I think I can reasonably call my small part of Breastfeeding Awareness Week a great success! As well as the wonderful breastfeeding journeys that I was able to share here on the blog, I was able to help raise awareness and offer support to other breastfeeding mums.[…]