Having a baby can definitely change a marriage. I’ve touched a little on the subject already here. Although we are now in a very happy place, lack of sleep and a new addition to the family can be overwhelming and stressful. We fought a lot in the first couple of weeks. Continue reading “Is It OK To Argue In Front Of Your Kids? “
Growing up, I was very lucky because I was comfortable with my body image. I never had an issue with weight and could eat almost everything that my heart desired without suffering the consequences. Thanks to my Asian genes, I’ve always been petite framed. However, after giving birth, my body has changed.
Breastfeeding in public is scary. You can read about my experience here. It shouldn’t be, but it is because its still so frowned upon in some countries! Today is the last day of World Breastfeeding Week, so I thought I’d write about how to breastfeed in public. I’ve had to do it a few times when we were travelling as we couldn’t find a private room. I wish I was more confident about it!
I have spoken so much about my difficulties with breastfeeding in the past. To embrace World Breastfeeding Week, today I wanted to talk about the benefits of breastmilk and why I persisted despite the struggles I experienced. Continue reading “The Benefits of Breastmilk”
I never knew what sleep deprivation meant until I became a mother. The first month was rough, but we made it through. Now that my daughter is 1, I look back and overall, it wasn’t too bad. You do make it through, and your baby will eventually sleep! I made a few “mistakes” during the first year that may have contributed to my lack of sleep. I use quotation marks because it isn’t really a problem unless it is an issue for you. And well for us, I was starting back at work and the lack of sleep was causing me anxiety!