Quinn’s Water Birth Experience at NUH, Singapore

Quinn’s Water Birth Experience at NUH, Singapore

“I was looking for a less painful method to do natural birth without epidural, and water birth was it,” Quinn explained. “Moreover, it’s a bonus that the baby would have a less traumatic experience as she goes from water to water.” In the previous post, 

Diary of My Baby’s Sleep Training (Part 2)

Diary of My Baby’s Sleep Training (Part 2)

My objective to sleep training is to get JBL to sleep independently. Hopefully by this, she will learn how to connect sleep cycles and have good naps, sleep through the night and not wake up before 5:00AM. Another objective is to consolidate the multiple night 

Preparing and Scheduling for my baby’s Sleep Training (Part 1)

Preparing and Scheduling for my baby’s Sleep Training (Part 1)

Preparation is half the battle. Before sleep training, it’s important to read up and research. Equipped yourself with knowledge and know what you are getting into. Also, it’s better to get everyone in the house, or at least the other parent on board the training 

How to Plan for a DIY Confinement in Singapore?

How to Plan for a DIY Confinement in Singapore?

I’m saying no to confinement nanny. Why? A variety of reasons, really. If you are curious, or need some convincing or encouragement to embark on a DIY confinement, head to the end of this article for my reasons. To do a DIY confinement, the best 

Review of Orange Studios, Singapore: Fresh 48 Photography (Newborn Photoshoot)

Review of Orange Studios, Singapore: Fresh 48 Photography (Newborn Photoshoot)

“This is so heartwarming,” I thought. In one photo, two toddlers were running towards their mother in the hospital ward. *Swipe* The next photo captured the first moments of these elder siblings meeting the newborn. Sweetness oozing. How nice it is to have such photos 

Go Natural with ‘Leila & Co.’ – Review of Antenatal Class by Doula Leila

Go Natural with ‘Leila & Co.’ – Review of Antenatal Class by Doula Leila

Update 11 Jul 2020: Lemamasita has been re-branded to ‘Leila & Co.‘. “Leila will be there!”, “Leila will be speaking at the event.” My Feb mummies WhatsApp group made me curious about this Leila. Knowing Leila is a doula made me doubly keen to hear 

Labour Interventions: Should I go for epidural, induced labour or c-sect?

Labour Interventions: Should I go for epidural, induced labour or c-sect?

As I read the conversation going on in my WhatsApp mummies group, I wished more mothers know what I know. I wanted to tell them what I’ve learned from Leila of ‘Leila and Co‘ (Join her antenatal class!). Yet, I don’t feel like I’m qualified 

Baby Shop at Bugis (Shen Kwong Trading)

Baby Shop at Bugis (Shen Kwong Trading)

“You can check out this baby clothing shop in Bugis.” Always a whisper here and there about this shop among mummy groups, but not ostensibly well-known. So I’m shedding some light on this “elusive” baby shop at Bugis that’s near the Chinese temple. A quick 

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.” 

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