Tag: newborn

breastfeeding

Breastfeeding..why is it such a taboo subject?

I’ve been breastfeeding Archer for almost 7 weeks now. He’s exclusively breastfed, meaning he’s had no formula..just Mummy’s magic milk. For the record, I don’t have anything against formula. I combination fed Henry until he was 9 weeks old and then he went onto formula full time until he was a year. I call it…
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family of 4

Our first month as a family of 4!

Archer is over a month old now, I don’t know how that’s happened! It feels like only yesterday that I was in the hospital waiting to go down to theatre. I’m so glad we’ve recovered now, the recovery was so bad. I battled 2 infections, possible jaundice in Archie and horrible pains while breastfeeding. While…
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Mummy guilt

No one warns you of ‘the Mummy guilt’…

Mummy guilt…When I announced that I was pregnant with Archer, I got the usual ‘oh, you’ll have your hands full then’, especially when we found out that he was another boy. Apparently having 2 boys means more work then if I had one of each or even 2 girls! I don’t think people come out…
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