Dee is a mother of two, loves juices and smoothies, DIY crafts, see the world, nature and her family! Read more.
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Choose simple play objects for infants, the RIE™ Way

Choose simple play objects for infants, the RIE™ Way

A few weeks ago, I overheard a conversation a dad had with his baby in the diapering room. He was explaining to his daughter step by step what he was doing and what impressed me was that he seems be enjoying his time with his baby. I never really realize how important it is to...
Transition from only child to big sister

Transition from only child to big sister

“Mommy, why am I alone? I have no one to play with at home?” Dot, then about three years old, compared herself with the friends whom she usually played with. Dot had been longing for a sibling for a while and had been asking us to have another baby. When I told her that I...
Our first month re-learning how to care for an infant

Our first month re-learning how to care for an infant

Re-learn how to care for an infant It has been a month since Daniel is born and he is fast outgrowing the clothes that he used to be able to put on a few weeks ago. His 0-6 month rompers are a bit tight to put on him now. From 2.966kg to 4kg, it’s time...
A blessing from above

A blessing from above

Daniel is now three weeks old. Whenever I look at my little prince, I just can’t believe that I have a second child. Being a mom to a newborn again is so surreal. “Mommy, now you have two children.” Dot will exclaimed with excitement and delight several times during the day. She is drumming into my...
Preparing for the arrival of baby D

Preparing for the arrival of baby D

By end of March 2015, we will be expecting the arrival of our baby boy. I’m feeling excited yet still feel so unprepared for what is to come. Dot has been asking when her baby brother is arriving. It brings her unspeakable joy when she sees and feels her baby brother moving. Her face just...