Breastfeeding, Shopping for Moms

My Breastfeeding Must Haves

Breastfeeding is one of the noblest responsibilities of a mother.  While everybody knows that it’s not an easy task, there are things that will help make a mother’s breastfeeding journey as smooth as possible. A certified nursing mom, whether she’s exclusively breastfeeding or mixed feeding, certainly has her very own breastfeeding kit.  It’s now as… Continue reading My Breastfeeding Must Haves

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Breastfeeding

Baby Care Room at Robinsons Galleria

Since it’s a challenge to look for a lactation spot in my current workplace, expressing milk at work has been very difficult for me for the last four months.  But determined to keep my milk supply up, this working mom will do everything just to have a few minutes of putting that electric breast pump… Continue reading Baby Care Room at Robinsons Galleria

Breastfeeding, Motherhood Joys and Challenges

The Oxymorons of Breastfeeding (Published in The Asian Parent)

During the first weeks of breastfeeding, I stayed wide awake in the middle of the night as tears dramatically rolled down my cheeks. On my arms rested my baby, latching on me in all serenity. In every infant’s peaceful slumber, there is an unsung story of a mother’s restlessness. Read the full article on The… Continue reading The Oxymorons of Breastfeeding (Published in The Asian Parent)

Breastfeeding, Shopping for Moms

Haakaa Breast Pump, My New Breastfeeding Gadget

Lots of mom's Haakaa photos have been invading my social media feeds lately. Curiosity got me to research on what makes this new product different from the rest of the pumps available in the breastfeeding market. With its promise of having less parts to clean and an impressive social media presence, this Haakaa breast pump eventually… Continue reading Haakaa Breast Pump, My New Breastfeeding Gadget

Breastfeeding

Nursing / Breastfeeding Room at Trinoma Mall

Finding a clean and private place for nursing / expressing milk is a major concern for any breastfeeding mother.  In the Philippines, it is still uncommon to find a nursing room / lactation area / breastfeeding station in public places like malls and corporate offices. Hence, while I was walking around Trinoma mall, and felt… Continue reading Nursing / Breastfeeding Room at Trinoma Mall