As a project manager, I have a tendency to prepare ahead of time and think of all possible outcomes and how I'll deal with them. Just imagine when my nesting instinct kicked in (you know, that point in your pregnancy when you have such a strong urge to organize and fix everything). On my 27th week of pregnancy with Kara, I came up with a hospital bag checklist and a due date on when everything has to be packed. It is advisable that you pack several weeks in advance of your d
Is your child a picky eater? Let's start by defining what a picky eater really is. A Picky Eater is someone who refuses to eat or only eats the same food over and over. On the other hand, there are Beige Eaters - those who enjoy food such as chicken, milk, white bread, peanut butter, and potatoes (basically, everything resembling beige or white). What you want is a child who is a Colorful Eater - who eats various kinds of foods in various colors, be it carbohydrates, proteins
Disclaimer: All I'm about to share is based on my personal experience + tips and tricks shared by my obstetrician, my daughter's pediatrician, and my close friends who are also breastfeeding mamas. Part 1: Establishing Supply (& Maintaining it!) A. Unang Yakap (Skin-to-skin) I had a C-section and the thing with having this is that your hormones are all out of wack - your body doesn't know you've had a baby and isn't producing enough prolactin, you're also numb and then in maj
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