Breastfeeding is by far the best way to feed your baby. It's best for you & your body and your baby's health too. Formula milk doesn't come close to it. The NHS and The World Health Organisation recommend you breastfeed your baby exlusively for the first six months - this means you don't need to give your baby any other food or drink. It's the natural way to feed your baby and almost any woman can do it. Having said that, some women take to it like a duck to water whereas other mothers struggle somewhat. Perseverance is the key though. Like anything new, practice makes perfect! Hard work to start but it's worth it in the end though!
I am very near the end of my breastfeeding journey. Over the past six years I feel like I have been breastfeeding non-stop – on and off is probably more accurate. It’s been a journey of incredible low…Read More »