Prior to getting married, a lot of my friends and associates advised me to take folic acid before trying to conceive. They say it will help with the development of baby. Since I didn't put any thought of being pregnant yet, I didn't drink any. To our surprise, we got the biggest blessing and I… Continue reading Don’t Skip Your Prenatal Vitamins
Did I feed on both breasts or only one breast at a time? As a new mom, I did not know much what I should do or whats best on how to feed my baby. Even though I've read a lot of articles about breastfeeding, I sometimes still question if I'm doing it right or not.… Continue reading Breastfeeding: 2 B or not 2 B, That is the Question.
My husband and I agree to have a non-girly diaper bag so it will be ok for him to carry it. It's ok for me to have a manly bag instead of a floral bag which I will end up carrying if my husband will find it awkward to carry one. Being practical parents, we… Continue reading My Diaper Bag @ 8 Months
To avoid SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome), WHO (World Health Organization) advised parents to let their baby sleep on their back. For his first 3-4 weeks of life, we let him sleep in a borrowed Moses basket. He slept very well on this cozy basket which mimics the tiny and cramped space in my womb.… Continue reading How My Baby Sleep (Infant stage)
As mentioned in my previous blog post, lack of sleep is one of the biggest obstacle I faced from my breastfeeding journey. I will try to list minor bumps I had and discuss how I deal with each of them. How did I deal with my hunger & thirst? My lack of sleep leads to… Continue reading Breastfeeding Q&A