breastfeeding Archive

Grubbs ‘n Critters Monthly Feature #3 in World of Moms: Breastfeeding – How Difficult Could That Be?

 The 3rd installment of my monthly feature on World of Moms is now out. This month, I thought I’d commemorate the annual World Breastfeeding Week from 1-7 August (source: WHO), with a post of related to breastfeeding even

The truth about nursing

Breastfeeding is the most beautiful thing in the world. I guess that statement is as true as saying that red roses are the most beautiful flowers there is in the world. Subjective? Exactly my point! And I

Breast Feeding: Tips for Sore Nipples

Breast feeding is probably one of the hardest things I have done in my life. I remember the rough start I had with it when Spud came into this world. For something that seemed so natural, it never then

Battle of The Bottle

[Warning:  A very lengthy blog post] Last weekend must have been one of the toughest weekends yet. Somehow, I’m thinking it will not be our last. Having been completely taken aback by Spud’s reaction to the bottle

Almost manipulated

I am not against formula feeding in any way. If it has to be done out of necessity, so be it. But given a choice, I’d choose breastfeeding over formula anytime. Simply because, it has been proven