Pregnancy, Travels

Tips for traveling when pregnant

I was 3 months pregnant when my family had this Singapore-Malaysia vacation. I was blessed to have a healthy pregnancy two years ago. I’m thankful that pregnancy didn’t hinder me from working as well as doing the things I love. Are you pregnant but must travel? 🙂 Below are some of the things I did… Continue reading Tips for traveling when pregnant

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Baby/Kids Products, Pregnancy, Shopping

MooMa Newborn Kit, a must-have for every new momma

It’s been more than a year since I gave birth, but the blissful feeling I had when I gave birth to our first born is still fresh in my memory. It’s one of the most breathtaking moments of my life.  And yes, I can’t deny that despite the annoying new parent eyebags I developed, having… Continue reading MooMa Newborn Kit, a must-have for every new momma

Motherhood Joys and Challenges, Pregnancy

4 things I did to conquer my fears of pregnancy and childbirth (Published in The Asian Parent)

Many women in my generation keep an awful picture of labour and child birth in their mind. Blame that on exaggerated movie scenes, grandmother’s anecdote, or the stressful child birth video clips presented during Biology class. Thanks to all these, the thought of another human coming out of your own body is now as disturbing as zombie invasion.

Event for Moms, Pregnancy

Event Announcement: Smart Parenting Baby Shower 2017

When I was pregnant with Baby Tash, I enjoyed the perks during last year's Smart Parenting Baby Shower.  So I encourage moms-to-be to join this fun and empowering event. Event Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017 Registration: 12:30 pm Event Time: 1:30pm to 5:00 pm Event Address: Ballroom CDE, Crowne Plaza Manila, Galleria, Ortigas Center, Pasig… Continue reading Event Announcement: Smart Parenting Baby Shower 2017

Motherhood Joys and Challenges, Pregnancy

Giving birth at Commonwealth Hospital and Medical Center

In choosing the birthing hospital for my first birth experience, my husband and I considered four important criteria: up-to-date facility, cleanliness, credibility of healthcare professionals, and reasonable cost of maternity package. While it was very tempting to consider the usual popular and expensive hospitals, my husband and I believed that quality of service couldn’t be… Continue reading Giving birth at Commonwealth Hospital and Medical Center

Motherhood Joys and Challenges, Pregnancy

My (First) Labor and Childbirth Story

In the morning of the 4th of December 2016, I woke up early and hurriedly brought my dirty clothes to the washing machine. With belly about to pop and without a household help, I had to finish all the chores really fast—laundry, cleaning of our unit, washing the dishes, folding and keeping newly washed clothes. … Continue reading My (First) Labor and Childbirth Story

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Beauty, Health & Wellness, Pregnancy

Free Pre-natal Yoga

Since I enjoyed my first ever pre-natal Yoga experience during Smart Parenting Baby Shower, I decided to do pre-natal yoga on a regular basis.  And because hubby and I were saving for the baby, I chose to use online video session over the regular Yoga classes offered by Fitness studios. Sharing with all the beautiful… Continue reading Free Pre-natal Yoga

Pregnancy

Maternity Photo Shoot

In a millennial preggy’s bucket list is a baby bump-centered maternity photo shoot. Well, women in previous generations might frown at the thought of taking a photo of their bulging tummies. With the technology at hand, however, women of today say “why not?” to preserving an image of their very pregnant self. I was one millennial… Continue reading Maternity Photo Shoot