Archive for December, 2014

  • What makes good feeding support?

    Yesterday was my final volunteering shift of the year on the postnatal ward at my local hospital.   Each time I go in I spend a few hours visiting with new mums and their babies and it gives me the most amazing opportunity to support women feeding their newborns.   Every time I come away having learnt something new, having met more extraordinary women overcome challenges and find confidence in their new role as a Mum.  I meet such a huge variety of women – from the really young to the more mature; the first-timer to the Grand Multip with five or