- Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle recently compared breastfeeding her son Archie to "running a marathon"
- Meghan featured in a podcast with her husband Prince Harry recently in commemoration of World Mental Health Day
- She spoke about how the tour in South Africa took its toll on her as she was juggling royal duties and being a mother
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Meghan Markle Duchess of Sussex has compared breastfeeding her child to "running a marathon". The 39-year-old opened up about a significant number of things in a web recording with her spouse, Prince Harry, for World Mental Health Day.
Meghan spoke about their royal trip to South Africa last year and how balancing her duties and motherhood took its toll. The Duchess recalled the moment a journalist asked her on camera if she was okay during the tour, an interview that was widely publicised.
She said at that point she was defenceless on the grounds that she was worn out. Baby Archie was a just mere four and a half months old at the time of royals' SA tour.
OK! reported that Meghan said she was exhausted on the last day of their South African tour and she was just about to give her son a bath when the journalist asked her if she was okay. Archie is now 17 months old. According to IOL, the mom-of-one said: "Breastfeeding is like running a marathon, so between every official engagement I was running back to make sure our son was fed."
Staying with Meghan news, Briefly.co.za recently reported that her mom, Doria Ragland, bagged a CEO position in Beverly Hills. Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle and her mother, Doria Ragland, are celebrating fantastic news.
Doria was announced as the CEO of Loving Kindness, a Beverly Hills-based company that focuses on care for the elderly. Doria quit her job at a mental health clinic as a social worker back in 2018 when Meghan married Prince Harry.
She reportedly has a master's degree in social work. Most recently, she taught children how to craft jewellery. 64-year-old Doria has a vast resumé as she has previously worked as both a yoga instructor and make-up artist. Meghan and her mother have a close relationship and Doria lives an hour's drive away from Meghan and Harry.
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