Baby Feeding, Baby Products, Motherhood Joys

Tash’s 1st Solid Food…Avocado!

I'm so happy that Tash has another milestone: eating solid food! 🙂 Two weeks ago, hubby and I started to let Baby Tash take small amounts of broth, as per the instruction of her pedia.  My Mom also started giving her rice water. She loves everything we give her. It isn't surprising why she's almost… Continue reading Tash’s 1st Solid Food…Avocado!

Baby Products, Travels

Checklist for Travel with Baby Tash

As a father’s day celebration and a super late summer outing of our family, we spent our weekend at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club in Lipa, Batangas. It’s Tash’s first out-of-town vacation, and we’re all excited! Tash's excited first-time mom and dad bought her Mustela sunblock and a yellow baby floater.   Just when… Continue reading Checklist for Travel with Baby Tash

Family, Travels

Family Outing at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club

As a father’s day celebration and a super late summer outing of our family, we spent our weekend at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club in Lipa, Batangas. It’s Tash’s first out-of-town vacation, and we’re all excited! Since it’s just a 2-hour drive away from Metro Manila, it is an ideal vacation spot for those… Continue reading Family Outing at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club

Baby Products, Event for Moms, Shopping for Moms

Big Stuff, Big Savings: Baby Furniture Sale by Baby Company

This back-to-school month is also a great time for moms and dads to go back to Baby Company. The Baby Specialist store has declared June a "Big Stuff, Big Savings" month, giving parents up to 50% discount on select baby furniture!  Wanting to grab some practical stuff that our Baby Tash can use for a… Continue reading Big Stuff, Big Savings: Baby Furniture Sale by Baby Company

Breastfeeding, Motherhood Joys

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

Beauty, Health & Wellness for Moms, Graceful Ageing, Shopping for Moms

Happy in My Own Skin with Happy Skin Moisturizing Lippies

I was no beauty junkie.  When I was single, my kikay kit was so spacious. It only housed a local pressed powder, a lip balm, a comb, and a bottle of cologne.  I did a lot of attempts to use trendy lippies, facial creams, and other beauty stuff my kikay friends raved about, but sadly,… Continue reading Happy in My Own Skin with Happy Skin Moisturizing Lippies

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