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Lactation Cookie Recipe

Lactation Cookie Recipe

If your baby is in NICU you may experience a low or a delay in your milk supply.  A great little lactation cookie recipe I stumbled across, and have loved from baby number 1, is this one from Belly Belly Baby https://www.bellybelly.com.au/breastfeeding/lactation-cookies/ I’ve made some small adjustments but owe the base of this lactation cookie recipe to Belly Belly Baby.  One to definitely to pass on to your girlfriends! Lactation Cookie Recipe Preparation time: Approximately 15 minutes Oven temperature: Preheat to 170C or 338F Makes approximately 20 cookies, using a tablespoon per cookie This cookie recipe is great as it uses...

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Blog series: Mama Genie's premmie journey - part 2

Blog series: Mama Genie's premmie journey - part 2

In the throes of my premmie journey I remember coming round, several hours after my c-section.  I was in a lot of pain, took my meds and went back to sleep. It wasn't until the next day I really came around. I'd spent the first day of my baby's llfe, outside, sleeping.  I was slightly panicked and worried. I called the nurse to ask if I could see my baby as no-one had really said much about it. I remember her responding like it was a silly question but I really had no idea where my baby was or even where...

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Blog Series: Mama Genie's Premmie Journey - part 1

Blog Series: Mama Genie's Premmie Journey - part 1

Read the first in a series of Mama Genie's Premmie Journey.  We start with the lead up to her first experience of Special Care.

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Latest story from Mama of 29 week old twins

Latest story from Mama of 29 week old twins

Find out how our latest Mama managed her NICU journey with her 29 weekers, whilst managing her daily life with her older son. 

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New story from Mama B

New story from Mama B

Today we share a story from a Mama of Twins who had a 9 day stay in the Special Care Unit.  Though a slightly different environment to the NICU, the SCU is just as daunting.  With her boys now a happy and healthy 2 years old, Mama B reflects and shares her insights and pointers to get you through.   

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