8 mums share their breastfeeding secrets and wisdom

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Sometimes all it takes is the kind, wise words of another mum to feed our souls and renew our strength for another day of parenthood.

Breastfeeding is one of those journeys that can empower but also crush us under the weight of expectation.

In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week, we’re sharing some beautiful words from mums who are on their own breastfeeding pilgrimage.


When it’s your journey

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When tongue tie and cracked nipples get in the way

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When one piece of advice saves the day

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When you’re made to feel guilty

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When your whole world is in your arms

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 When you need to ask for help

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When it’s a celebration of choice

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When it’s not pretty, but it’s still pretty awesome

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While we are celebrating World Breastfeeding Week, mums need to know that baby feeding is what it’s all about. Whether it’s by bottle or breast, you’re doing an amazing job. You’ve got this. And we’ve got you.

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