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  • 4 Biggest Myths About Home Pregnancy Tests (And The Truth Behind Them)

    4 Biggest Myths About Home Pregnancy Tests (And The Truth Behind Them)

    Many women, especially younger ones, consider talking about pregnancy tests taboo. As a result, it’s natural for them to be a little clueless about it. Yes, you pee on the stick and wait for the line/s to appear, but surely there are other questions that you may have about this 19th century invention. Is it okay to use it right after intercourse? Can it tell if I’m having a girl or a boy? These are completely legitimate questions that any woman […]

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  • 7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Use Cloth Diapers

    7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Use Cloth Diapers

    In previous, lengthy posts, I talked on end about everything that you need to know about cloth diapers, as well as the many benefits of using them over disposable ones. And yet here I am, revealing several reasons why you shouldn’t be using them. Here goes: 1. It’s addicting. You probably already know where this article is going, but do continue! For the first item, I’m here to warn you that deciding to go the cloth diaper route involves preparation–to be helplessly addicted […]

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  • 5 Cute And Creative Ways To Document Your Baby’s Milestones

    5 Cute And Creative Ways To Document Your Baby’s Milestones

    Throughout modern history, parents have documented their babies’ milestones in one way or another—first step, first tooth, first word, first haircut, first solid food, first potty. And in today’s digital age, you can count on new generation parents to come up with clever and unique ways to record and permanently commemorate their babies’ special moments especially made easy and affordable with the use of computer programs, social media, smartphone apps, and high-tech photo and printing technology. Here are 5 ways creative mommies […]

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  • 7 Things You Need To Know Before Weaning Your Child From Breastfeeding (Part 2)

    7 Things You Need To Know Before Weaning Your Child From Breastfeeding (Part 2)

    (Read the first part of this article HERE.) Weaning your child off the breast is (and should be) a personal, well-informed decision. Many moms wean their babies early or stopped pursuing it in order to go back to work while others waited until the child stopped on his own. Only the mother and the child would know when it is time. A breastfeeding advocate like myself wouldn’t dare give advice about stopping your child from nursing, but it’s also important that you take […]

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  • 7 Things You Need To Know Before Weaning Your Child From Breastfeeding (Part 1)

    7 Things You Need To Know Before Weaning Your Child From Breastfeeding (Part 1)

    Weaning your child off the breast is (and should be) a personal, well-informed decision. Many moms wean their babies early or stopped pursuing it in order to go back to work while others waited until the child stopped on his own. Only the mother and the child would know when it is time. A breastfeeding advocate like myself wouldn’t dare give advice about stopping your child from nursing, but it’s also important that you take not of and be prepared for these things […]

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  • 6 Moments I Wish Never Happened During The Newborn Stage (Part 2)

    6 Moments I Wish Never Happened During The Newborn Stage (Part 2)

    (Read the first part of this article HERE.) Like every other mom, I would like to relive a lot of moments during that crazy yet very precious time. Then again, I would definitely wish for my time machine to skip a few moments during my baby’s newborn stage. Heck, I wouldn’t mind if they were erased, even. You know what I mean, moms. There are those times when you simply wish things happened differently, as they didn’t quite live up to […]

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  • 6 Moments I Wish Never Happened During The Newborn Stage (Part 1)

    6 Moments I Wish Never Happened During The Newborn Stage (Part 1)

    “They grow up fast,” they all say, and I couldn’t agree more. I’m a stay-at-home mom to my toddler and I feel like his baby stage flew by too fast, despite being with him almost every minute of his life. If I could have my way, like a gazillion other moms, I would like to relive a lot of moments during that crazy yet very precious time. Then again, there are also those moments that I wish my time machine […]

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  • Real Parents’ Most Embarrassing Boo-Boos While Caring For A Newborn (Part 2)

    (Check out the first part of this article HERE.) The truth is, caring for a newborn is hard, add the fact that being a parent turned your entire life around in one quick, dizzying motion. And perhaps what makes it a lot more difficult is that having a baby hardly comes with operating instructions, so any new parent is bound to stumble and encounter terribly embarrassing and horrific humps on an almost daily basis. From projectile vomiting to forgetting the kid […]

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  • Real Parents’ Most Embarrassing Boo-Boos While Caring For A Newborn (Part 1)

    Real Parents’ Most Embarrassing Boo-Boos While Caring For A Newborn (Part 1)

    I may be feeling a little tired from running after a toddler now, but I can honestly say that I’ve gotten a whole lot better at this whole parenting thing (so has my husband, who was admittedly an even bigger baby during the time our son was born). I’m sure you feel the same way and can even relate to how I sometimes look at new parents with a little pity for what they’re surely going through. The truth is, […]

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