The 4th Trimester Period: New Mums

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Pregnancy covers three trimesters, so what is the 4th trimester mums should know about? Coined by Dr. Harvey Karp, the 4th trimester is the first 3 months of your baby’s life after birth. Some experts feel that this is an important period to allow mummy and child to bond during this period of adjustment and […]

Are you financially ready for another child? Tips from a Mum of 2 

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Have you been thinking about having about having another child? Are the projected expenses that come with having more kids putting you in a dilemma? These are very real concerns with regards to family planning. After all, the cost of raising a child in Singapore was estimated to be around S$670,000 in 2019! Beyond our […]

Tried-and-tested Ways to Prepare Kids for a New Baby

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Welcoming a new baby sparks excitement and nervousness for us as parents. With an older child, we made sure to find ways to prepare him for his sibling to minimise any sibling rivalry even with a cute bump. Afterall, it is a life-changing milestone for them and parents, it makes a difference if we can […]

Mummy Care: Book Prenatal and Postnatal Massage for Self-love!

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When is the best time to get a massage while pregnant? Many therapists would recommend starting from the second trimester onwards, when the pregnancy is more stable and hence safer to. Prenatal and postnatal massages can help mums to relieve discomfort and sneak in some “me time” too! When it comes to massages for pregnant […]

Our Maternity Photoshoot Experience & Tips to Make it A Success

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I’m glad we managed to capture these beautiful family shots during our maternity photoshoot! I had a great experience with the professional team who made us feel very comfortable during our session. So glad we have these photos to look back on in the years to come and to share stories with our sons when […]

8 Ways to Boost Kids Immunity During COVID-19

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Pandemic or endemic, this COVID-19 virus will be lurking around for some time. Children’s immune systems are still developing so we try to help strengthen their body’s natural defence to protect them. Here are some ways we can power up our children’s immunity to fight against the virus: #1: Eat immunity-boosting foods Load up on […]

A Letter to My Elder Son, From Soon-to-Pop Mummy

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It’s the last leg of my pregnancy journey and I’m penning this for my elder boy, Gideon, who will soon relinquish his only child status. Dearest Gideon, How are you feeling my dear boy? Are you excited to meet your little brother? He will be here any time now; daddy and mummy are nervous yet […]

Where to Buy Affordably Stylish Maternity & Nursing Clothes in Singapore

From work wear to casual weekend outfits, mums are spoilt for choice with affordable and stylish clothings for pregnancy and beyond. Image credit: Mother en Vogue, Love, Bonito, Dear Collective.

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These days, pregnant mamas and breastfeeding mums have a plethora of wardrobe options unlike before! From stylish maternity tops and dresses to affordable yet discrete nursing wear, mums in Singapore can step out and glow, while being a financially-smart woman! Did you know many of these are local brands and are owned by fellow mums […]

9 Easy Ways to Increase Breastmilk Supply

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Breastmilk is the best source of diet for infants. It is au natural and smart as the composition of breastmilk adjusts according to baby’s nutritional needs for his development. If baby is unwell, breastmilk magically receives the message from baby’s saliva, and the antibodies adjust to help nurse baby back to health. As a second-time […]

Preparing for My Second Baby’s Arrival

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As I pen this, my husband and I are about to welcome our second child in the next few weeks. Entering the 3rd trimester means we’re also prepared for our second baby’s arrival! I’ve always been a fuss-free person. After we had our child, Gideon, we kept his baby items because we knew that having […]