Breast Feeding – Not As Easy As You Think…Part 2

So, I would sleep! Sure…. I have always been a light sleeper and found that I couldn’t stay sleeping because my daughter was making grunting, almost moaning, noises. There was a newly instituted protocol called, “rooming in” where the newborn was to stay in the room with the mother during the recovery period instead of … Continue reading Breast Feeding – Not As Easy As You Think…Part 2

Breastfeeding – not as easy it looks? Part 1

Breastfeeding – it’s not always easy and that sucks. BREAST IS BEST!? I’m a dietitian. This mantra ‘breast is best’ about breastmilk and breastfeeding was instilled in every dietetic student when I was at University.   So, a while later when I was pregnant with my first child I wanted to do everything ‘right.’  Attending prenatal … Continue reading Breastfeeding – not as easy it looks? Part 1