Breastfeeding in Ireland: Support & Resources

Breastfeeding is something I’ve wanted to write about since I started Cuddle Fairy & never got around to it! Yikes! It’s probably because I had stopped breastfeeding my youngest before I started my blog so it’s not a current event in my house anymore. Regardless, breastfeeding my three kids was an important time for me so I’d like to share a bit about that with you now!


What prompted this post at this time, is an email I received from Mary at the Association of Lactation Consultants in Ireland (ALCI) who was interested in my sharing some info about breastfeeding. Before I do that, I’d like to share a bit about my experience with breastfeeding.

My breastfeeding experiences

Our first child was born in 2007. I remember after having been awake for 48-hours straight, trying to make sense of a nurse