RTE star Amanda Byram has said that breastfeeding in public was still “a bit daunting” as she was “courageous” to breastfeed her baby outdoors for the first time.
Former Dancing With The Stars host and husband Julian Okines welcomed them Phoenix’s first baby boy last month.
Amanda has updated her followers on becoming a mom and today she spoke about her experience breastfeeding for the first time in public.
In the photo she shared on Instagram, Amanda is sitting by the beach and she holds her son in her lap.
She wears a simple white shirt in the photo along with some sunglasses and she leaves her son wrapped in a white blanket.
Amanda asked her followers for some advice on breastfeeding in public as she opened up about her experience.
The full post from the presenter said: “Brave my first outdoor feed. Though I had no problem getting my boobs out as it was the most natural thing to do. in the world, but it’s still a bit frustrating!
“Does anyone have any tips on how to wear stylish/good BF tops without leaving you completely exposed or freezing cold?!
“I bought some Medela sleepwear bras on Amazon (game changeable for easy access) but still need more tops that can hold a comfortable public feed as I’m starting to feel more confident Breastfeeding when you’re out. Hello guys!”
Amanda’s fans and friends flocked to her Instagram comments section to offer their suggestions.
Katie commented, “I love a warm, baggy jumpsuit (think oversized amount of wool!) And then a supportive nursing vest.
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“Top layer up, bottom layer down and still warm. But basically, it’s whatever works for you!”
Ruth said: “String/tank top underneath the t-shirt. Lift the other one up.”
Lucy wrote: “I wear the HnM nursing bra under everything. Not even a bra with them.”
While Lisa also commented, “Looks like you’ve got it all sorted out there Mama.”
https://www.thesun.ie/tvandshowbiz/8255544/rte-amanda-byram-still-daunting-breastfeeding-public/ RTE star Amanda Byram said breastfeeding in public was still ‘a bit daunting’ as she was ‘courageous’ to breastfeed outdoors for the first time