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Into the World of Respectful Parenting (Intro)

Into the World of Respectful Parenting (Intro)

Background: This is part 2 of a series, for part 1, refer to “I was parenting the wrong way“. If you want to raise an emotionally healthy child but find yourself needing some wisdom, you’re not alone. I’m glad to publish a series of HY’s…

First Visit to Pediatric Dentist, Singapore | Review of Thomson Dental

First Visit to Pediatric Dentist, Singapore | Review of Thomson Dental

I don’t often hear toddlers going for dentist check up. I heard these from fellow parents, “It’s just the first set of teeth.”, “Not many teeth anyway.” or “The dentist can’t do much as well, except ask a few questions. Waste of time and money.”…

Mothers should not have to be Superwomen

Mothers should not have to be Superwomen

“No one should have to be super in order to be human.” Teo You Yenn Ms Teo was talking about parenting in her book, “This is what inequality looks like.” A really good read, please pick it up and it will adjust your biased lenses…

Blame the Mum?

Blame the Mum?

Neglectful Mothers The backlash to a Dayre post inspired this post. Before I start, Dad is also a parent too, but to share my viewpoint as a mother and in relation to the Dayre post, I will generalise parents as mothers here. Moreover the onus…

Family Photoshoot in Amsterdam | The Lightbox Tales Review

Family Photoshoot in Amsterdam | The Lightbox Tales Review

As I was booking my Airbnb accomodation for Holland and Belgium, Airbnb suggested activities and one hour photoshoot session in Amsterdam stood out. It’s a great idea because this photoshoot would be in time for Baby EX’s second birthday, and we love the one we…

I was Parenting the Wrong Way

I was Parenting the Wrong Way

Background: If you want to raise an emotionally healthy child but find yourself needing some wisdom, you’re not alone. I’m glad to publish a series of HY’s journey of learning how to raise such a child. Hope you discover new parenting methods, points and comfort…

Giveaway: Breastfeeding Supplies

Giveaway: Breastfeeding Supplies

“International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8 every year. It is a focal point in the movement for women’s rights.” – Wikipedia A day to celebrate woman, to give them the freedom to be who they are made to be, what they are made…

Essential Oils for Children: Review of Rocky Mountain Oils

Essential Oils for Children: Review of Rocky Mountain Oils

Preceding this post is my write up about tricks to boost immunity in toddlers. Read that post to get a context of what is written here. As you can guess, essential oils is one of the ways to boost a toddler’s immunity. Essential oil is…

Tricks to Boost Immunity in Toddler

Tricks to Boost Immunity in Toddler

I heard horror stories of children who kept falling sick when they first went to school/childcare. So before Evangeline started school, I researched on how to boost Evangeline’s immunity and thus minimise chances of her falling sick. What came up were supplement and essential oils…

Think Twice about Flying Korean Air with a Toddler

Think Twice about Flying Korean Air with a Toddler

Update (27 June 19): After travelling on Singapore Airlines (SIA) with a toddler recently, I realised that Korean Air is more child-friendly than SIA in terms of entertainment (e.g. kids earphone and superb toy sets) and food (packaging and food contents). We had a great…