Important words to reassure worried mothers ❤
Ok Ladies, it’s time we had a little chat about your lovely boobs!
I spend a lot of time frequenting breastfeeding support groups online. I’m also currently training to become a breastfeeding peer supporter and attend breastfeeding groups regularly around my home town. And it’s come to my attention that a lot of hard working milk mamas are getting their nursing bras in a bit of a twist about when their milk will ‘come in’.
I just need to clear this one thing up with you all, here and now!
From the day your baby is born, YOUR MILK IS HERE! (Actually, technically it’s been there for weeks!)
That lovely juicy, creamy stuff that drops from your breasts, the minute your baby starts sucking, is milk!
Yes ladies, Colostrum IS milk. Newborn milk. And it’s some good shit!
Colostrum is low in fat, and high in carbohydrates, protein and anti-bodies…
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