{GUEST EXPERT} Real Life Breastfeeding – Erica Neser

by Erica Neser IBCLC “I never knew breastfeeding would be painful!” I hear this lament very often at our breastfeeding clinic. Realistic expectations, enough information and more importantly, a good support system are essential for successful breastfeeding. Yes, breastfeeding can initially be painful. What we need to remember is that the pain will get less intense…

{SERIES} My Second Pregnancy Diary – Week 19 – Bronwen

Welcome to another installment of My second pregnancy series! This week Bronwen shares her 19th week of pregnancy with us! Week: 19 Symptoms: Feeling lots of movement, heartburn (new symptom completely. Never had it with Cody) & stabbing pains when i get up too fast (totally normal apparently). Mood: Not too bad  Energy levels: Have…

Sleep & Lactation Expert – Erica Neser

For the past 20 years I have been working with parents and babies, as a lactation consultant, infant massage instructor and counselor. I have three children, and as a hobby I take newborn babies into temporary foster care now and then, ensuring that I never forget how sleep deprivation feels. My aim is to: –…

{SERIES} My Birth Story – VBAC edition

Welcome to the third installment of“My birth series”! Mums will share their different birth stories with you from natural, hospitalised (private/public), c-section, VBAC, home birth, water birth etc. Expert advice with how to choose the right birthing partner and birthing sanctuary.Lots of expert articles and advice to assist you through your birth plan and process.I will…

{Product Review} Cherubs

Cherubs REVIEW I recently received  a few items from Cherubs to review. I have always loved their range because they are pro ECO-Friendly! Cherubs Eco Friendly Baby Wipes Cherubs Eco Friendly baby wipes are my personal favorite.. They are very gentle on sensitive skin and the environment. Perfect to use at every nappy change to…