Tag: Pregnancy

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, 

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 

Review of Prenatal Massage at Madam Partum, Singapore

Review of Prenatal Massage at Madam Partum, Singapore

I love massages, but I heard tuina massages and even massage chair are not advisable for pregnant ladies. Yet as my pregnancy progresses, my tired and aching muscles are screaming for relief. That is, until I decided to try out prenatal massages! I was initially 

Prenatal Pilates at Breathe Pilates, Singapore

Prenatal Pilates at Breathe Pilates, Singapore

An expectant mother in Asia will often hear the elderly instructing her not to carry heavy things, but to sit and rest, to be careful of this and that. Thus, mothers tend to “victimise” themselves and start to behave as if they are sick. On 

Book Notes: Supernatural Childbirth

Book Notes: Supernatural Childbirth

The following is an excerpt from ‘Supernatural Childbirth’ by Jackie Mize. You can also get the Kindle Edition for your kindle. The following are notes that I want to read over again and declare over my pregnancy and labour experience. Hope the words will speak life 

Book Notes: God’s Plan for Pregnancy

Book Notes: God’s Plan for Pregnancy

The following is an excerpt from ‘God’s Plan for Pregnancy: From Conception to Childbirth and Beyond!‘ by Nerida Walker. You can also get the Kindle Edition for your kindle. The following are notes that I want to read over again and declare over my pregnancy and 

Book Notes: Praying Through Your Pregnancy

Book Notes: Praying Through Your Pregnancy

The following is an excerpt from ‘Praying Through Your Pregnancy (A week-by-week guide)’ by Jennifer Polimino and Carolyn Warren. You can also get the Kindle Edition for your kindle. The following are notes that I want to read over again and declare over my pregnancy and labour 

Book Review: Christian Pregnancy Books

Book Review: Christian Pregnancy Books

Being a first time mum, there are many things I don’t know. Other than talking to other experienced mothers, reading books helps a lot too – being a deep well of resource and knowledge. But of course, do be discerning and read with a critical 

Cord Blood Banking – Private or Donate?

Cord Blood Banking – Private or Donate?

If you are pregnant for a few months now, I’m sure you have heard about cord blood banking. If not, you might want to find out more about it. Don’t let your cord blood go into waste! Cord blood is the blood in your baby’s umbilical