Tag: Infant

Evangeline is One! Celebrating Baby’s First Birthday

Evangeline is One! Celebrating Baby’s First Birthday

saEvangeline turns one today! 🙂 So how did we end up celebrating baby’s first birthday? Well, we had a small lunch party for her last Saturday at Ellenborough Market Cafe. We made it a simple affair and invited only immediate family members and a few 

Happy Fish Swim School Review: Baby Swim Lesson

Happy Fish Swim School Review: Baby Swim Lesson

Baby Evangeline used to scream and shriek whenever we showered her during her first two months. However, as she grew to love bath time, we thought it is a good idea to let her try swimming. Moreover, she’s an active baby and swimming or playing 

Cloth Diaper Review + Giveaway: Moo Moo Kow & Baby Dash

Cloth Diaper Review + Giveaway: Moo Moo Kow & Baby Dash

If you are thinking whether to use cloth diaper, head to this other post first, ‘About Cloth Diaper in Singapore’. Once you have decided to give cloth diaper a try, you will soon realise that there are many brands out there. So let me start you 

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 

Opinion: Training Super Smart Baby

Opinion: Training Super Smart Baby

Channel New Asia (CNA) has an article and video about training a super smart baby. This topic has incited discussion and the article highly shared. If you have not read it, have a look here: www.channelnewsasia.com/news/cnainsider/train-super-smart-baby-right-brain-sensory-infant-formula-10009058 “While Dr Tay believes our environment already offers a 

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 

DIY Confinement: The First Month

DIY Confinement: The First Month

This a throwback post, drafted when my 30 days confinement was almost up. Didn’t have the time to edit and post until now. It’s good though, because re-reading what I wrote reminded me of the bittersweet moments then. No matter how tough, hubby and I made