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Guide to Choosing a High Chair for Your Baby

3 April 2020

At around 6 months of age, you may safely introduce solid foods to your baby and a high chair (or sometimes referred to as “baby chair”) comes in useful when your baby can sit up on his own to eat. (Read: A New Parents’ Guide to Starting Solids for Childrenor Guide to starting baby on […]

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5 tips for post-delivery mums to maintain a balanced diet

1 April 2020

Congratulations on your bundle of joy! You may have gained a few kilos from the pregnancy, and the post pregnancy body may not look pretty. Unless you have your doctor’s recommendation to do so, don’t be in a hurry to shed the weight gain just yet! Fat gained in pregnancy on various parts of your […]

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Sleep training for babies: Is it too early to start

26 March 2020

Right after birth, your new baby is immediately dependent on you for all his needs, including the need to rest when he is tired. Very often, mothers of very young children look forward to the day when their babies are developmentally advanced enough to soothe themselves to sleep, because how well-rested your baby is, affects […]

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Postnatal Care: Why is it important for mums

23 March 2020

Congratulations on your new baby! As a new mother, you may experience many changes, both physically and mentally. It is therefore important for you to practice good postnatal care and receive necessary support to recover from childbirth as you take on parenthood. Good postnatal care can also help to identify medical and physiological conditions that […]

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Mums share: Breastfeeding concerns that we struggled with!

26 February 2020

Breastfeeding has many benefits for babies and mummies. However, it is a skill that needs to be picked up by both mother and baby. Some may learn it faster than others, but contrary to what most mums think, this learning process may not be instinctive nor is it one that naturally falls in place for […]

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Pregnancy week 41 – 42: Going past baby’s due date

1 February 2020

At week 41, if your expected delivery date has come and gone and your bun is still nestling comfortably in your oven, don’t worry just yet!   Pregnancy Week 41 – 42: Large watermelon Your baby is now the size of a large watermelon! He may be 55cmto 70cm long and may weigh about 3.5kg […]

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Breastfeeding mums – Tips for Pumping at work

28 January 2020

Transiting from maternity leave to return to work can be stressful for moms, especially when it comes to the logistics of pumping breast milk at work.   Getting your breastfed baby comfortable with bottle-feeding One of the most stressful concerns for a working mother returning to work is whether your baby will take to being […]

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Baby’s Brain Development & Milestones: 0 to 1 year old

15 November 2019

Did you know that babies grow tremendously in the first year of their life? From helpless newborns to learning how to sit, crawl, walk and talk, the first 12 months is full of milestones for your baby. This list of developmental milestones will help you see if your child is on track or if there […]

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Pregnancy week 25 – 28: Baby Bump

2 October 2019

It’s the last stage of the second trimester! If you are a pregnant mum in Singapore, and are between 24 to 28 week-long, you will be offered an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test to determine if you have gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes is a condition where the body is unable to tolerate glucose during pregnancy. If […]

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Kids Eat for FREE at these Cafes & Restaurants in Singapore

26 September 2019

Can kids enjoy free meals in Singapore?   With cafes and restaurants promotions that offer free food for kids, it helps families save some dollars when taking their children out to dine at these family-friendly places too. WIN-WIN!   At such food establishments in Singapore, parents can request for hot water for your baby’s formula […]

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