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Breastfeeding after a c-section

By | September 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

  Whether you know in advance you are having a c-section, or it is a last minute change of plan, many mothers wonder if this will have any impact on breastfeeding. It’s certainly true that there are a lot of very unhelpful urban myths around. Here, [...]

Breastfeeding after pregnancy loss and anxiety

By | July 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

​ Anxiety is a common part of life, and some mothers find it affects them more severely due to previous pregnancy problems. If you are the mother that experienced anxiety over every little twinge during pregnancy, you’ll know what I mean. If you’re the mother who [...]

Holistic Sleep Coaching

By | March 29th, 2018|Categories: Parenting, behaviour and bonding, Sleep|

Holistic Sleep Coaching is something I'm passionate about. Infants and small children are vulnerable and deserve our best. Parents are also vulnerable and deserve respect, truth and choices. I'm going to attempt to summarise what I think holistic sleep coaching is all about.... The dilemma Infants [...]

When are nipple shields helpful?

By | December 7th, 2017|Categories: Breastfeeding and bottle feeding|

Nipple shields can divide opinion! Whether you want to know if nipple shields might help, or you want to ditch your shields, read on! I have sore nipples - should I use nipple shields? This is probably the most common reason women consider using nipple shields. [...]

Early rising, late bedtimes – is there any hope?

By | December 5th, 2017|Categories: Sleep|

One of the most common things I get asked about is how to help children who either have an early rising habit, or have a late bedtime. For exhausted parents, tired of having disrupted or stressful evenings, or cripplingly early starts - there is indeed hope! [...]