Organizing Your Child’s First Birthday Party

  The firsts in your child’s life are always memorable – the first word, first step, even first tooth! (especially memorable for breastfeeding moms!)  It’s only natural to want to have a memorable first birthday celebration. For first-time moms, though, this may feel like a big challenge. Your child will not have any preferences, so […]

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My First Baby Shower!

I never liked the idea of baby showers even with my first baby, Kyle.  I found them unnecessary, and personally, I didn’t want to hassle my friends with organizing a baby shower for me.  Even if I organize my own shower, I somehow feel that other people will still have to put in a lot […]

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Parenting Tips – Positive Discipline for Kids

A few months ago, I gave a talk on Positive Discipline at Kyle’s school, MindChamps International School.  When I was informed about the topic to be discussed, I did some research on it. I soon realized that I was already using this form of parenting with Kyle, without knowing what it was called. As parents, […]

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Stay Safe! Teaching Kids to be Careful

About a year ago, my sister shared a story with me about how a young child got into a fatal car accident.  The mom was ordering food at the counter of a fast food chain, and the child was running around. The mom just let him be, and without knowing it, the child had run […]

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Mommy Talks – Work or Stay-at-Home?

There have been many articles on the pros and cons of working moms and stay-at home moms. From personal experience, it seems to me like working moms have been getting more positive feedback, both online and offline.  It’s a sensitive topic, and usually mothers on either side of the fence disagree with each other. I’m […]

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My Top 10 Pregnancy Essentials

Pregnancy Essentials

Pregnancy is a tough game and is far from being a walk in the park. And that’s why we moms should be proud to have been so brave to go through all those things. I thought of sharing a few things that made my pregnancy more bearable and I would love to hear about some […]

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