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.

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[…]

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[…]