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Tell us a bit about yourself and the work you do… Hi!  My name is Eve; I am a mum to 2 gorgeous boys, a Midwife and a Lactation Consultant. I have been a midwife for 20 years, and I still love every minute of my job. As a midwife, I always had...

You already know that you need more energy when you’re breastfeeding, but put down that Tim Tam – the quality of those extra snacks is important too. When you’re breastfeeding you need anywhere between an extra 800 – 2200 extra kilojoules (200 – 500 calories). It...

HOW DO YOU BOOB?  Mums share their personal experiences with breastfeeding: The triumphs, the struggles and the in-between. Meet Amee, Mum to Hurricane Havana. Self-proclaimed 'bad vegetarian'.   Serial Netflix binger. Inhaler of all things chocolate and a massive smoothie bowl fan.  She's also a business owner, running...

Last month we visited Staple Store Fremantle to check out their beautiful range of clothing, creating looks to serve as inspiration for style as a breastfeeding mum.   As the name suggests, Staple Store is full to the brim of quality basics, with a philosophy that...

Best Maternity Bras - What to wear under your Borne Too basics. A Collaboration with Robyn from Yummy Mummy Lingerie Our Borne Too staples were designed specifically so you are able to wear them with your own choice of maternity bra.  No more uncomfortable built-in bras. Also a...

Breastfeeding style doesn't mean a uniform. I found pregnancy to be an exciting time.  It took us a little longer than expected to fall pregnant (around a year) the first time 'round.  When we did I felt like I was ready to embrace everything that pregnancy was....

The FIFO-wife-life:  I don’t know how you do it. This is a comment that I reckon I hear at least once a week, maybe even more during the weeks that my husband is away for work. 'Doing it' mostly means being upright, semi-presentable and managing to...

Are you stuck in a mum-style rut? Do you feel like you wear the same thing day-in day-out because well, let's face it #mumlife? Do you feel like you're teetering uncomfortably on the edge of 'mumsy' territory? There's a reason that 'mumsy' became a word for describing...