Most common breastfeeding problems
Baby Breastfeeding Parenting

The Most Common Breastfeeding Problems and Solutions

Breastfeeding might be a natural thing, but that doesn’t mean it always comes naturally, or doesn’t have its challenges. When I had my first baby, I never expected it to be difficult, I assumed babies just knew what they were doing, and my body would just do its thing, like it was supposed to! When …

Misadventures in parenting_ bedtime
Mama Life Parenting

What parenting really looks like – misadventures at bedtime

Picture the scene. It’s bedtime. After nicely putting their own pyjamas on, the biggest child brushes her own teeth while Mummy helps the second biggest with hers. The baby sits on the floor playing quietly with a toy. Then Mummy pops the baby on her lap and sits on the bed; a child either side …

mother and baby
Labour and Birth Postpartum Pregnancy

The Best Postpartum Advice That Moms Can Give

You spend 9 months preparing for the arrival of your little one. Finding out all about labor and birth to try and be prepared. Going shopping to make sure you’ve got all the essentials for your newborn. You’ve probably been given a million pieces of conflicting advice about pregnancy and having a baby, whether you …

Pregnant woman in third trimester
Labour and Birth Pregnancy

The Best Labor Advice – From Moms Who’ve Been There

Even if you’ve been to ante-natal classes, binge watched One Born Every Minute and religiously read your ‘What to Expect’ book, preparing for labor can be equal parts terrifying as it is exciting. Whilst every labor is different and what works for one may not work for another, here are some of the best tips …