Balancing Act: Raising Children, Finding Yourself

Life. Marriage. Kids… To a first time parent, this pretty much sounds like game over. But let me tell you.. THIS IS PROBABLY ONE OF THE BEST THINGS THAT’LL EVER HAPPEN TO YOU. I was 19 when we had Noelle. I was a student on my last semester, and about to graduate from college. Raising […]

Maxen’s Dayย 

September is just about to end…. I can’t believe it myself, and little Maxen is almost 4 months!!! Whaaaat?! Tell me, where did time go?! I distinctly remember only planning Maxen’s dedication.. And now, here I am reminiscing. As a Christian family, we believe that while he is too young to understand & accept Jesus […]

Every Little Moment

Exactly a year ago today, i posted my very first blog entry. Has it really been a year already?! Time does fly! But more importantly, this little baby of mine is 3 months old and weighs about 6 kilos now! Maxen used to be so tiny, and always snuggled up in his Halo. Now this Sleepsack […]

Reality Bites. Maternity Leaves Do Come To An Endย 

I’ve only been in the corporate world for six years, so when I gave birth to my first two children, I never experienced having to file for Maternity Leave. This year was a first.   I was all excited to be able to take a break and spend 2 entire months at home with my […]

The Diary of A Breastfeeding Mama

  You’ve been in labor for several hours, hoping and praying for the little one to come out…and finally, after three pushes, you hear your baby’s first cry. You cry too. They hand over the baby, right on your chest, all slimy and gooey-looking, but it doesn’t matter. You still kiss him anyway.. He searches […]

The Reality of Motherhood: The Joy, Pain & In-betweensย 

When you look at all these picture perfect mothers on the internet or on advertisements- you must think, “wow motherhood must be so peaceful, so relaxing….” Until you actually become a mom, you realize you were deceived! Haha.  Just kidding, there are moments of tranquility but then there is also a big chunk of crazy, […]

Preparing For Birth & After: What Books Don’t Usually Tell You

Whether you’re a first time mom or preparing for your nth child.. I just thought of sharing a few things that I’ve learned throughout the years.. And that’s from giving birth 12, 8 years ago and just recently, a month ago. Times have changed for sure! Now let’s begin… If you’re a working mom like […]