Babies




Breastfeeding. The things nobody tells you!

The one bit which can come as a shock to many mothers………( once the “oh god can these contractions hurt more?” when you are only an hour in (my own mother laughed heartily at this and still recalls it for giggles now)has passed………………, and the “slight sting” as the head crowns),……………… is having a small helpless child clamped to your virgin nipple just minutes after giving birth, by a well meaning, but often matter of fact (AKA rough)midwife.