Category: Breastfeeding

Raising Ziggy: Bringing him Home.

AJ said something to me this afternoon that made sense. “Babe’ he said, ‘you haven’t actually written much about the raising of Ziggy, you know, a record of how we parent. Not that we are experts or anything, but we have managed to get him to five months without too many issues.” Read more →

Breastfeeding Ziggy: Mastitis is a Motherfucker.

There are few things lonelier than feeding at 2am, just you, your baby and a red, sore swollen boob that feels like someone’s sticking knives in it each time he latches on. The first time I got mastitis it came out of nowhere. I had no idea what it was. I had heard of mastitis, sure, that was something cows got,… Read more →