Mummy Winter

A blog for all mothers

Feed is Best!

It is unbelievable how many women have issues breastfeeding, yet the message is very loud ‘breast is best’. Don’t get me wrong, this article is not to argue the benefits of breastfeeding, we all know this has many positives. However, if not done properly it can have negative consequences, therefore my message here is fed is […]

The Best Plan, Is Not To Plan!

In the first few weeks of pregnancy I was in shock, excited, and looking forward to the following months. Once I started to feel the baby, the fact that I was about to become a mother was even more real and more exciting. At this stage the evening sickness had passed, I could tell the […]

The Essentials!

There are so many items out there that we are told we must have before baby is born. As first time parents we don’t know what we will need; so we spend hundreds of $$$ to ensure our baby(s) have it all. But the truth is that half of those items may not even ever get […]

Selecting Child Care

Are you going back to work and are thinking of sending your little one to child care? Are you finding the process overwhelming? Don’t worry you are not alone! I went back to work when my baby was 6 months, my husband was super busy at work and couldn’t come to check these places with […]

Sleep Deprivation

Having a new born baby means feeding approximately every 3 hours, this means disturbed sleep. With my milk supply being low and my daughter being a sleepy baby, feeding could take between 1 to 1.5 hours with breast and bottle. I would then pump 30 minutes before feeding and 30 minutes after feeding (this is […]