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Bonding Through Breastfeeding

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I made the decision prior to the birth of my son that I would breastfeed. Nursing has been the best decision, although I didn’t think so after my c-section (refer to my previous post).

It’s about the bond.
I love spending time with my little guy and I do so whenever I can.
I usually pump when my honey and I have to go somewhere I won’t be able to breastfeed. Now that I’m back at the office, I pump every morning.

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My father cares for Sebastian and Rocky while my honey and I are at work. I miss spending time with the little guys, but it’s not easy when you have bills to pay.
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When I get home from work Ibreastfeed him. He stares at me and my heart melts. He started smiling today. He smiled before but now he reacts to your facial expressions, and follows along as though you’re having a conversation. Sometimes, in his own way, he responds.

Right now he’s laying on my chest, sleeping. Without making a sound, I’ve sung him to sleep. My heart is the perfect lullaby — it’s a sound he knows all too well.

Former B2B editor and marketer turned Family & Lifestyle blogger. Fatima is passionate about life and being social. When she isn't running around with her husband, three kids, and two pups, Fatima helps other bloggers and local businesses with their online marketing strategy. If you have any questions or would like to connect, feel free to reach out via email: tima@motherhoodthroughmyeyes.com

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