Dealing with Baby C Jaundice

Jaundice is a yellowish or pigmentation of the skin and whites of the eyes due to high bilirubin levels. It is common in newborns as their liver needs time to develop before they can expel the bilirubin from their bodies. It usually peaks from day 3-5 and newborns will be asked to go back to…

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Baby C

Today at 18:22, in a midst of panic, Baby C came into this world. Weighting at 3.1kg and a body length of 51cm. Lying on the bed, I could hear her crying, but everyone was bustling around me, trying to keep me awake. For if I lose consciousness, I may need an operation. It was…

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Dear Baby E

As the big day (my EDD) is approaching, I already feel that I will miss the days where it was just you and me, to get you to wake early/brush teeth/change clothes/getting ready for school. Although on most days, it frustrates me how I have to repeat the same process of nagging you to get…

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No more milk

It has officially ended, our breastfeeding relationship of 15months. We had been wanting to wean baby E off since she turned 1. While breastmilk is the best milk for her, it is not necessary to drink milk after 1 year old as long as she eats a balanced diet. Of course it is still good…

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Milestones At 10.5 months

It’s been a while since my last post as baby E was down with a viral fever and it lasted for a week. It scared the wits out of me when her temperature went up to 39.5 degree.. Together with her two upper teeth that were budding out, she was even more grumpy than grumpy…

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Milk woes

Since the beginning, I have been stubbornly refusing formula despite what everyone around me were saying – formula helps baby sleep longer/why she keep crying, still hungry ah, feed formula la/why drink so long? Got enough milk? blah blah blah. There were definitely times I considered the option, especially in the beginning. But being a…

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Being a SAHM

SAHM (stay at home mom), it’s a term new to me. Used to be known as housewife, I never understood why would anyone wants to waste their time, their youth at home doing household chores and looking after naughty children. I mean, that’s why we have maids and childcare centers, right? I didn’t know how…

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