Tag Archive: Breast is best

Mar 08

How things have changed! ( parenting trends compared between 70′s and now.)

My mum often says to me ‘that never happened in my day’ or ‘ I don’t know how you do it life was never so complicated when you were children’. Things definitely have changed over the decades – parenting can be tough and busy. Here are some statistics comparing the social trends of the 70’s …

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Jan 13

When your baby sleeps Mum must rest

My kids have a new cousin Louisa – very cute very beautiful but a headache for her new parents, especially at night. The problem is that Louisa will only fall asleep sucking a boob – so when she wakes up at night (four times…) she needs it again Her mum says  ‘I thought at x3 …

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Aug 09

What do Helena Bonham Carter,‘Kates’ Winslet, Beckinsale, Denise van Outen and many other celebrity mums have in common ?

They all agree ‘Breast is best’ –  however mothers need to know more about ‘how’ not ‘why ‘according to Clare Byam-Cook – an expert in helping mothers learn the techniques of feeding their baby. I can personally recommend her as she sat in my sitting room some 12 years ago to give me advice and …

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