A letter to Matilda Mae
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A letter to Matilda Mae

I hadn’t planned to write a letter to Matilda Mae. I hadn’t even really planned to visit your parents blog if I’m completely honest. Of course I’d seen all the letters from others over the last few days and weeks, but I didn’t want to delve too deeply. Because as…

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Breastfeeding: The First Week
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Breastfeeding: The First Week

I couldn’t think of any other way to start the breastfeeding blog series, than to start off by sharing my own breastfeeding story. I’ve done this in two parts, firstly talking about the first week of breastfeeding, and secondly talking about the first six weeks (later in the series). I’ve…

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Bye bye January, Hello February!
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Bye bye January, Hello February!

It’s finally the end of January. The longest month ever (how many weeks to payday!). The most depressing month ever (for those who hate saying goodbye to Christmas). The most exciting month ever (for those who love saying hello to the new year). But the end of January also means…

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Anonymous guest blogger: Mother knows best – or does she?
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Anonymous guest blogger: Mother knows best – or does she?

In the second of the new series of anonymous guest bloggers, we have the lovely Sarah over from Mitenska talking about one of the most annoying things you can hear as a parent: What a difference seventeen months make. My Partner and I made the decision to have a baby…

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I Don’t Know What I’m Doing
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I Don’t Know What I’m Doing

Last year I didn’t want to leave work to go on maternity leave because I was scared of what I was going to miss out on. Scared that the momentum that I had built up over the last few years would be lost. Scared that people would forget me. Because…

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