Author: Christina Siew

Stay at Home Mums

Stay at Home Mums

This ‘Stay at Home Mums’ post is part two of a two part series for Mother’s Day. “So what are you doing now?” “I’m taking care of my baby.” *Stunned silence* “Full time?” “Yup.” *Awkward silence* “Oh, so good. I wish we can afford to…

Motherhood is not easy, but worth it

Motherhood is not easy, but worth it

This is part one of a two part series for Mother’s Day. “Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, The fruit of the womb is a reward.” – Psalms 127:3 Give yourself a pat. Motherhood is tough. It’s life changing with sacrifices. It’s depressing.…

About Diaper Rash and Cloth Diaper in Singapore

About Diaper Rash and Cloth Diaper in Singapore

“Do you have diaper cream to lend us?” A church helper from the infant class asked me. “Yeap! Here you go.” “Thank you! There’s a baby with very bad diaper rash and the mother doesn’t have diaper cream.” She paused and pursed her lips. “It’s…

Establish and Boost Milk Supply

Establish and Boost Milk Supply

You wouldn’t know how your milk supply is until a few days after labour, when the colostrum turns to milk. There can be three scenarios: sufficient, inadequate or over supply of breastmilk. This post mainly addresses the first two groups, especially those of inadequate supply.…

The Breastfeeding Experience

The Breastfeeding Experience

After sharing the basics, here’s the breastfeeding experience. 🙂 There comes a point soon when you’ll be latching the baby alone for the first time. In that moment, it’s just you and the baby in the hospital room. You might feel lost and helpless. Be…

First Time Mum: Basic Guide to Breastfeeding

First Time Mum: Basic Guide to Breastfeeding

I wished I read up more on taking care of a newborn rather than the different stages of pregnancy. One such topic I wished I knew more is breastfeeding. Then again, you learn better while on the ‘job’. Keep in mind that the joys and…

JoogoStyle Christmas: Giveaway

JoogoStyle Christmas: Giveaway

** GIVEAWAY ** In this season of giving, Joogostyle is having its first giveaway! WIN S$50 Kiddy Palace Voucher with these steps: Like Joogostyle Facebook Page (Simply follow @joogostyle instagram to double your chances. Tell me your IG @handle below.) Share this post on your…

Journey of having Jaundice in Newborn

Journey of having Jaundice in Newborn

Jaundice in Newborn, at NUH Singapore and thereafter at Marine Parade Polyclinic. You can also read my birth story at NUH. On the morning of discharge (Friday) We were going home. I was in the bathroom, wiping myself clean, changing out of the hospital gown…

100 Days Celebration For Baby!

100 Days Celebration For Baby!

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in April 2017 and has been updated for accuracy. It’s a tradition to hold baby’s full month, full moon or “Man Yue” party in Singapore. It is to celebrate the baby for surviving his/her precarious first 30 days…

Dessert Cup’s Pricing

Dessert Cup’s Pricing

Walked past Dessert Cup shop in Plaza Singapura and thought their cake display looks really nice. We wanted to order their cupcakes and cake for Evangeline’s 100 days party but didn’t in the end. That’s because our friend offered to make a cake for us.…