Tag: breastfeeding challenges

The duality of breastfeeding

I wanted to tell you something pithy and sweet about breastfeeding; anything I put down just came across as insincere and trite. The truth is, nursing a child is not something easily done, or easily explained. I find the whole experience so contradictory, a few neatly packaged words aren’t enough. Breastfeeding is the most foreign

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When the time is right

This is Nora. She’s nearly two. Nora still loves to nurse. We don’t do it as often as we used to. As a busy toddler, sometimes she just can’t find the time. But she still absolutely needs a snuggle first thing in the morning, and usually looks for me when she’s tired or when she

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