So, yes, I’m breastfeeding my four-year-old, and here’s why… Breastfeeding a four-year-old sounds like: ‘That’s a bit…weird, isn’t it? ”Hasn’t it gone on long enough now?’ ‘You’ll be stopping before school won’t you?’ ‘Make the most of it because you’ll have to stop soon!’ ‘I didn’t realise you were STILL doing it!’ Breastfeeding a four-year-old […]
Giving birth to H-Bear in a pool at home was one of the most empowering moments of my life. And… The post Pregnancy // Why I’m planning another home birth appeared first on Make, Do & Push!.
“You’re so lucky to be able to breastfeed.” Stop. Saying. That. I am not lucky to be able to breastfeed. It is hard, hard, hard work. Completely, utterly, 5,000% worth it, but hard work. Luck tends to indicate that by some miracle, milk spouted from my body into my baby’s mouth, with no pain, no discomfort, […]
One thing I’ve learned about being a mom from my own experience and from talking to my friends is that many of us struggle with one thing — taking care of ourselves. It’s so easy to put everyone ahead of ourselves which is why I love collecting take care of yourself quotes to remind myself that […]
The photo on the left is a photo of the dinner my kids ate tonight. It was locally sourced and had plenty of vegetables. I fed it to them and felt proud of the fact that they are eating so well. But then I started to really think about this meal. I didn’t make it. […]