How to breastfeed in style in Primark (or anywhere else for that matter)

If you need to nurse on the move and are worried a burly security guard might take offence, we recommend the following:

This lovely loose, flowing drape cardigan in tan-flattering lemongrass is on sale from Isabella Oliver and great as an impromptu shawl for pulling over your boobs and snuggling baby. Looks great for years afterwards too (Editor wore one to a wedding recently).

Or how lovely are the ditzy dots of Palm and Ponds’ breastfeeding cover from Daisy Baby Shop?

Top up your energy levels on the go with Frieda’s Feeding Food Bar –  packed full of good milk producing ingredients such as fennel, oats and flaxseed, plus Omega 3s and protein.

And pop some nipple balm into your handbag – we’re loving The Nerdy Farmwife’s natural, fragrant and easy to make at home ones…

Editor’s tip:  I have always loved a good old fashioned oversized muslin for cover ups and dribble wiping (Aden + Anais bamboo ones are great) and I’ve normally got one tied ’round the strap of my handbag – even when I’m out with the older kids…