5 reasons why breastfeeding is brilliant!

Breastfeeding mother and baby

I am a firm believer that if you can breastfeed you should give it a good shot. Yes it’s hard and takes a bit of time to get the hang of it but it’s so worth it. I also believe that unless there are medical reasons why your baby needs to be on formula I think the boob is the way to go in the first instant.

Having said that I am not mum-shaming and believe it or not I’m not writing this as a pressure article. If you haven’t breastfed that is your choice and I’m sure you made that decision with your little ones interests at heart.

But since I’m pro-boob I thought I’d do a post about why breastmilk is awesome!

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Gestational Diabetes: Blood testing and exercise

Gestational diabetes

If you’ve made it this far well done! I know my previous posts have been long but I wanted to make sure I put everything down that helped me.

Going through gestation diabetes, whilst not as problematic as other pregnancy related illnesses still had a profound effect on me physically and mentally. If I can help any other mum-to-be out there by what I learned then the long posts are a good thing.

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