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Clare Whitaker
Motherhood and Identity – Is being labelled that bad?

Motherhood and Identity – Is being labelled that bad?

As a mum you often become referred to as [Insert your baby’s name]’s mum rather than by your name. At first, I thought about this negatively, as there’s more to me than just being a mum, but the more I think about it the more positive it becomes. I wanted a baby for a long time and so what’s wrong with now being labelled as that?

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Lucy Bloomfield
What’s a good gift for a newborn?

What’s a good gift for a newborn?

Now we know that newborns aren’t going to be able to thank you for their gifts, but that’s not the point!

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Lucy Bloomfield
12 Best Nipple Creams for Breastfeeding Mums

12 Best Nipple Creams for Breastfeeding Mums

Just because something is natural, doesn’t mean it’s easy. Case in point: breastfeeding. If every baby took to the breast like a duck to water, nipple cream wouldn’t be a thing. In this post we look at 12 of the best nipple cream options for nursing mums. We focus on nursing creams that are good for you and your baby.

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Clare Whitaker
Ultimate guide to buying maternity and nursing clothes

Ultimate guide to buying maternity and nursing clothes

While I was putting my first maternity and nursing wardrobe together, I started doing a bit of planning to find the clothing that I needed. Ideally I was looking for pieces that I felt comfortable in and able to wear on all occasions. I learnt a lot along the way!  Here’s a list of tips that will help you choose the right maternity and nursing clothing...

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