• Breastfeeding

    Mummy guilt

    Mummy guilt is really hitting me hard this week. Imogen will be 14 weeks old on Friday and has been exclusively breastfed since the day she was born. However on Saturday I have booked to go and see the Nashville farewell tour and I absolutely cannot cancel, it will be their last tour and I went last year and it was amazing sof I cannot wait to go again, I am however very nervous about leaving Imogen for that long for the first time. So I need to express. I have bought a lansinoh manual breast pump using my Amazon prime subscription which meant it arrived the very next day…

  • Breastfeeding

    Breastfeeding – Our journey so far

    Imogen is my fourth baby but it is my first time breastfeeding. I decided that I wanted to to give breastfeeding a try, I wanted to experience it and so just 20 minutes after she was born I was feeding her. When she was born she weighed 8lb 9oz and took to breastfeeding straight away! She fed for an hour on each side straight away and seemed to be settling down really well. We went home the next day and tried to get into some sort of routine with having 4 children at home it wasn’t easy but I felt it was going well. When the midwives came to weigh…