I've been back at work for over a month now. Yes, I was working from home while I was on Maternity Leave. So this is officially back at the office. How do I feel? To be honest - mixed feelings. To my defense, my opinion on it has been affected because of the 'working from… Continue reading Blog Series: SAHM vs SAHD – My Own
Name: Kamila Age: 30 Child’s Age: 6 Months 1. Are you staying at home because of someone else’s pressure? No, this is a mutual decision with my husband for the benefit of our little boy. My plan is to be "stay at home mom" for 2 years, probably until I feel that my boy is ready for… Continue reading Blog Series: SAHM vs SAHD – Kamila
I'm sure some of you have seen the trend going around where women have given out anonymous letters to moms, complaining about their Facebook statuses revolving around their kids as well as mostly posting photos of their kids. These women being friends with the moms and sending them hate mail. To that, I call bullshit.… Continue reading Mom’s a Social Junkie – For the Haters
Yesterday after work, we stopped to buy Monster some pull-up nappies at one of the local stores. I decided to have a look at the prices of the nappies for Gremlin while I was on the premises. I still needed to stock up on some of the sizes, so working out a budget in my head… Continue reading Bad Mama: Struggle and Shame
I respect other parents when they offer me parenting advice. You're never too experienced in the field to not accept other opinions. It just remains my choice to either use the advice or lose it.. However, I find it deeply offending and a slap in the face when older parents undermine what I know about… Continue reading Where Does it End?
I've hit my sixth month of pregnancy and I've just realised that it feels as if time has gone by a lot faster than with my first pregnancy. The thought first came in yesterday when I realised it's time to book a hospital bed and purchase my maternity starter kit. Then I thought of my… Continue reading Three Month Countdown