Mum and Baby

Niamh, Aoife & Leo, Belfast

My breastfeeding journey began 3 years ago following the birth of my baby girl. Although it was always my intention to breastfeed I didn’t feel very well equipped when I started. I had a pretty traumatic birth, which started with …

Rachel, Oliver & Elijah, Bangor

Just because I breastfeed doesn’t mean it’s ok to forget me. Just because I breastfeed doesn’t mean I don’t want to join in. Just because I breastfeed doesn’t mean I have nothing to say. Just because I breastfeed doesn’t mean …

Mum and Baby laughing

Gemma & Jonah, Ballymena

During pregnancy I was really keen to have my delivery be as natural as possible and it was important to me from early on to “give breastfeeding a go”. When I discovered that a natural delivery wasn’t the best option …

Becoming Hannah’s Daddy

I’ll start with a confession: this is the first PREMvember I’ve been aware of. My wife Jen gave birth to our daughter Hannah in February, just over three months prior to her due date in May. Jen had developed pre-eclampsia …