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4 outfits that make on-the-go breastfeeding easier

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Motherhood comes with its share of challenges. As a breastfeeding mum, one of those challenges is finding an outfit I can easily nurse in. In my earlier breastfeeding days, I would get frustrated because none of pre-pregnancy clothes were nursing-friendly. Sometimes I still need to remind myself of everything I’ve written in my earlier post. I’ve been breastfeeding for almost two years now and most days, I have no trouble picking out what to wear. Yes, comfort comes first, but you don’t have to be limited to buying “proper” nursing wear. Skip the maternity section and go for clothes that will last beyond your breastfeeding years. If you need ideas,...

5 reasons why I love breastfeeding

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My breastfeeding journey began when my daughter Zooey was two weeks old. She was born a few weeks premature, so to compensate she nursed around the clock. Now at one and a half years old, we nurse less frequently, but it is so demanding that at times, I feel worn out. I battle with my perfectionist self daily. House chores pile up and it often feels like I don’t get much done. Sometimes I wish Zooey would stop waking me up during the night and stop calling my boob in the middle of her nap. I feel terrible for harbouring such thoughts, so this post is a reminder to myself on...