Breastfeeding our firstborn opened my eyes to both the rewards and the challenges of breastfeeding. When we found out that we were expecting twins, I was determined that I would give it my best effort to breastfeed them too. Before they were born, I set myself a goal of breastfeeding them for 12 months, I … Continue reading My Year of Breastfeeding Twins
Our journey to having twins began on Christmas Day in 2015. I snuck out of bed early to take a pregnancy test, hopeful for a positive result so that I could give hubby (Adam) an extra special Christmas present. My eyes lit up when I saw the 2 lines and I quickly wrapped it up … Continue reading “It looks like there’s 2 in there”
Last weekend we went on our first ‘family of 5’ getaway (just us!) down to Margaret River. Hubby surprised me by booking ‘a weekend of fun and relaxation’ for Mother’s Day... I’m thinking there must be a second weekend coming up where he’s just booked the ‘relaxation’ part for me though 😋 In the days … Continue reading Our First ‘Family of 5’ Getaway
When the twins were born, I set myself a goal of breastfeeding them for 12 months. From the moment we got home from hospital, the countdown was on... 1 week down, 51 to go... 2 weeks down, 50 to go... My Mum, who I was incredibly lucky to have supporting me, would just shake her … Continue reading Almost there!
This is a #throwback post to those first few gruelling weeks establishing breastfeeding. My sister is due with her first bub in a few weeks & we've been talking a lot about breastfeeding & how it looks so easy from the outside but those first few weeks of getting established (& the challenges) are not … Continue reading My Breastfeeding Stories