mamahood · mom life · new mama

Gross Things We’ve All Done: Thanks, Mamahood


Mamahood is beautiful, I won’t lie. It’s fulfilling yet trying. It gives you a love you never knew you could have, and at the same time tests your levels of patience. It’s a mixture of laughs and tears, of long days and longer nights. It’s the job that has no leave days, no sick days,…… Continue reading Gross Things We’ve All Done: Thanks, Mamahood

Babies · new mama · reviews

Review: Naturals Beauty R&R Baby Range


Disclaimer: I received free products in exchange for this review. All opinions are my own. When Monster and Gremlin were born, I wasn’t too focused on natural baby products. In fact, I hardly saw any at the shops when I stocked up on baby things, except the usual mainstream products. Maybe I didn’t look out…… Continue reading Review: Naturals Beauty R&R Baby Range

Babies · mom life · packing · travel

Nappy bag essentials: 0-6 months


I’ve had the experience of packing a nappy bag for three kids now, and each time, I either added something new or taken something away that I didn’t need. With each kiddo, I’ve discovered new products on the market that have been an additional to my nappy bags and it turned out to be great…… Continue reading Nappy bag essentials: 0-6 months

Babies · family · mamahood · new mama · newborn

Why I switched to a backpack nappy bag and never looked back


When I found out I was pregnant again, I knew life was going to get a lot more hectic. I mean, three kids ain’t no joke… Five months into life prices that judging multiple kids is difficult, and joyful at the same time. While I was still carrying Cay, I looked for ways to make…… Continue reading Why I switched to a backpack nappy bag and never looked back

new mama · PPD · pregnancy · recovery

Things I didn’t know about C-Sections before my own


It’s been a couple of years since my C-Section with Gremlin, and I had another one planned with Cay, but that never happened. The situation around Gremlin’s birth was similar to Cay’s birth; I started having contractions in the early hours of the morning but I had no idea I was busy going into labor.…… Continue reading Things I didn’t know about C-Sections before my own

Random Thoughts

Tips for Surviving Your Hospital Stay after Delivery


I was lucky to have given birth both times at a private hospital, which is a lot different from giving birth at a government hospital because of the period of time you stay at the hospital for recovery. The first time around, I had no idea what to expect after my delivery, even though I…… Continue reading Tips for Surviving Your Hospital Stay after Delivery

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This Mother’s Day, Let’s EMBRACE Our Strength


Before I became a mama, I read and researched anything and everything I could to make sure I was prepared for our Monster. While it prepared me in theory (although some days I couldn’t remember anything I had read), it didn’t prepare for everything. The days that flowed into weeks of sleepless nights, the teething…… Continue reading This Mother’s Day, Let’s EMBRACE Our Strength