So, why the struggle? Well, I'm a bit clumsy :oP so I don't like breastfeeding in public. I know the pain of clogged ducts, thrush and mastitis. I know the emotional and physical fatigue of being an around the clock milk machine. I know the tears shed over trying to get a baby to latch correctly. I know the struggle to increase a low milk supply. And I know the disapproving glares of the doctors when baby isn't gaining 'enough' weight based on their formula fed baby charts.
The truth is... (more...)