Tag: mumlife

  • Maltese Society – Maternity Leave and Childcare

    Maltese Society – Maternity Leave and Childcare

    Fifty years ago, one income was enough to sustain a family. Now, women are forced to return to work shortly after having a baby. In Malta, maternity leave is just 18 weeks. As a result, it has become the norm for babies as young as four months old to be put into childcare. This is…

  • Breastfeeding Mishaps

    Breastfeeding Mishaps

    As a breastfeeding mother, I’ve had a couple of embarrassing moments that I thought I’d share. The first one happened when my baby was just a few weeks old. We had gone to a birthday party and about half an hour in, Olivia got hungry. I went outside and used a nursing cover to feed…