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Carry Them Close: About Babywearing

When I had the little bird I hadn’t looked into the different possibilities on how I could wear my baby. I had received a baby carrier as a hand me down and hadn’t checked how to use it until I realised that my baby liked to be carried around.   179 more words


First Time MOM: The not so rosy feeling!

The other day I met some fellow mothers (my friends) for a cup of coffee. What coffee it was! Most of us mothers just gulped our coffee the moment it touched room temperature. 1,743 more words


The Unemployed Mom

I quit my job. Not to be a ‘stay at home’ mom.

Zara allowed me to do some soul searching in the year that I spent with her. 140 more words


My Open Letter to All The Hot Moms

Ok, I admit it. I don’t really get what an open letter is. But it sounds cool and everybody seems to be writing one, so, why not? 600 more words

The Potty Training Woes and Oh Nos!

We bought this awesome Fisher Price My Potty Buddy (or Cheer for Me Potty) from Takealot.

As soon as it arrived the Little One asked, “What’s in the box?” I tore at the package excitedly and assembled it as quickly as I could. 145 more words


Home Made Food For Babies, Toddlers and Kids

I’ve been watching Idol Sa Kusina, a cooking show here in the Philippines, for a while now, but it was only recently that they featured baby-friendly and nutritionists-approved dishes that my little one enjoys herself. 39 more words

Breastfed Baby

Confessions of a Sleepless Mother -6 Things I am Guilty of With My Baby

As I write this, M sleeps peacefully next to me with her feet propped up on my thighs.  She is pretty much my whole world now – my whole day and (alas!) my whole night too. 614 more words