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Review: Lunch Punch Nearly Made Vee Overdose on Bread

Grace from Simple Thots sent me 2 sets of Lunch Punch food cutters to review. She started the online store “to make parenting simpler, and the journey of raising your children even more enjoyable”, a vision which I can clearly identify with. Well… Vee fell in love with eating bread ever since his first taste of …

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[Travelling Essentials #1] Review: Baby’s Portable Placemat – Kiddopotamus Tiny Diner

Our family just returned from a vacation in Singapore and I feel super-refreshed! It’s wonderful to have THREE babysitters (Mum, Dad and sister) for Vee while hubby and I take a well-deserved break. I’ve bought all my Lunar New Year clothes and bags (shopping in Singapore is fanta-bulous!), and we’re so into the celebration mood …

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Travelling with Baby: Tips and Packing Checklist

If you’re planning to travel with baby some time this year, then this article is just for you. Since Vee was a baby, we’ve travelled several times via road and air between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur (in Malaysia). Then 3 months ago, we visited beautiful Perth in Australia. I’ve even survived a few flights with …

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Review: Angel Mel Hot Mama Organic Nursing Pads

Since disposable nursing pads threatened to break my wallet and adhesives were irritating, I swopped to cloth ones a long time ago. Just as my 3 pairs of cloth pads are getting worn out from hundreds of washes, I received a pair of Angel Mel Hot Mama Organic Nursing Pads from baby-mel.com to review. About …

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Is “Breastmilk” Jaundice Crap?

Jaundice is very common among newborns. During my prenatal class, the lactation consultant has prepared me for handling breastfeeding and jaundice. I was glad to have read “Jaundice in the Breastfed Baby” by Anne Smith, IBCLC. The article explains the various types of jaundice and supports the case for continued breastfeeding. I love her conclusion: …

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Breastfeeding: Top 8 Mistakes to Avoid

My guest article on “Breastfeeding: Top 8 Mistakes to Avoid” for Today’s Motherhood has been published! View the write-up below or in the Apr/May 2010 issue, pages 12-13. Read these reviews on some of our favourite breastfeeding ‘tools’: AVENT Washable Breast Pads Cabbage Leaves – To Relief Engorgement Medela Disposable Baby Cup Feeder If you are …

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