I’ve been lucky enough to breastfeed exclusively for the past three months, but, oh boy, I wanted to quit many times.
Here’s what I’ve learnt so far on my breastfeeding adventure. I wanted to share some of my ‘downs’ and report, that there are ‘ups’ along the way and it will, eventually, feel like the most amazing and special thing you and your baby can share. But, as with everything else worthwhile, it’s a bloody hard work!
There is so much pressure and so many different theories. How should I breastfeed? How long should I breast feed for? It all just adds to the challenges.
So here’s my story: