As you spend more and more time with your little one, you will notice general “feeding patterns
” begin to emerge. Patterns are not the same as “routines
” and may evolve from hour to hour, day to day or week to week. Continue reading “Feeding Patterns in Newborns”
Even parents who have taken good quality childbirth education classes can be surprised at their baby’s habits in the first few weeks after birth and how difficult to can be to establish breastfeeding.
From sore, cracked bleeding nipples to a gorgeous baby that just won’t attach, your baby’s sleeping and feeding habits are likely to be so different from your own. And they are nothing like what the media depicts!
Having an ingrained message of what is ‘normal’ in your mind may only lead you to disaster.
Read on for some excellent tips.
Continue reading “Be prepared, breastfeeding can be difficult”
No, and the suck-ratio is not how well (or badly) your favourite sports team is doing this season! Read on to find out what it is… Continue reading “What is the ideal suck-ratio?”