Now you can have dates in your baby’s diet too


Baby Stuff

My husband has been strongly encouraging the family to consume dates (fruit) daily as it is a very good source of nutrients and dietary supplement. He would buy and store the dried date fruits at home for us to enjoy. We have not tried feeding any of these dried dates to Zara yet afraid she […]

November 11, 2014

Fruity Goodness for the Kids


Kids Activity, The Baby

Ayra is a very picky eater. She prefers the unhealthy snacks like chips, cookies, fried crispy stuff and sweet drinks. I blame us adults for giving in to her requests for food, also because she doesn’t want to eat the proper meals we’ve been trying every day since she was 6 months young. When we […]

November 12, 2013

Hello Baby No. 2


The Baby No. 2, The Mummy

Drafting of this post started on 15 February 2013 and published only now cause I needed to be sure no. 2 is ready to be revealed. Sometime last year, we decided it is time to give Ayra a younger sibling. It is either now or never. My plan is to get the child bearing part […]

March 11, 2013

Post natal massage at home


Mummy Stuff

Post-natal massages are the best relaxation a mum should get during confinement. It helps release tension in the muscles and allow mum to take a little time-off for some “me” time. I only started researching for masseur a month before labour. Almost though I’ll not be able to find a good one. Was recommended to […]

October 4, 2011

No washing of hair during confinement


Mummy Stuff

“Strictly no washing of hair during confinement!” my mum would tell me every time I mentioned it during pregnancy. I washes my hair daily and twice on humid days. The longest I can tolerate is three days without wash and that’s after a good scrap and treatment at the hair salon when I rebound my […]

October 3, 2011

Cries which could have been avoided


The Baby

Just because the young doctor at Sengkang Singhealth thought he saw some white spots in my eyes, I had to go through a day of emotional and physical trauma at NUH. At my second visit to SK Singhealth I was seen by a male doctor who seemed rather nervous during the routine checks. He wanted […]

September 30, 2011