This is what motherhood really looks like. This is a random day in a mom’s life. It’s different from everything else that I had heard before becoming a mom. Magazines, pictures, and Instagram people make it all look pretty, clean, … Continue reading This is what motherhood really looks like
This guest post is sponsored by Baltic Wonder. Is your child in constant pain at night? Is the screaming becoming unbearable for you and your partner? Are you worried about the overall well-being of your child? The teething process starts … Continue reading Amber Teething Necklaces: Why You Should Consider Buying One
When my daughter was born, the first year went smoothly in terms of parenting. I mean, exhaustion aside, things were pretty easy: I just had to put her in a safe corner with toys and she enjoyed herself. It was … Continue reading Are we unintentionally rewarding our kids’ whining?
I hate waiting rooms. I always have. But today things are different. Today, for the first time in my entire life, I have come to appreciate waiting rooms. You see, I gave birth a couple of weeks ago, and ever … Continue reading From the sleep deprived mommy of a newborn baby
Our generation can feel proud to live in a modern, developed world where people have learned to take control over every aspect of their lives. But like, literally, every single aspect. The control that we’ve taken does a good job … Continue reading What literally happens to your body when you’re in labor
As a mom of two young kids, one of them being a newborn, breastfeeding is a topic that interests me. My experience with each baby has been very different. With the first baby, latching was more challenging, so I had … Continue reading Breastfeeding for beginners: overcome your fears and hesitations
If you’re reading this post, chances are you’re either pregnant or planning to buy something for a pregnant friend. Either way, you’re in the right place as I’m sharing the different products that new moms will need in order to … Continue reading What to buy for a newborn baby
They say a pregnancy is the most beautiful thing that could happen to a woman, which explains why most of them look forward to it. I was one of them. Like many women, the blossoming new life, the smell of … Continue reading The second pregnancy: Fairytale or reality?
When a woman gets pregnant for the first time, the tradition requires that she rushes to find childhood photos of her husband and herself, to delightfully imagine what the baby will look like. And then, at one point in her … Continue reading Why I don’t care who my kids look like
Like everything else in life, the long road of pregnancy comes to an end at some point… And labor takes over. The thought of going giving birth can vary from one woman to the next, depending on how anxious, ready, excited, … Continue reading Eight ridiculous thoughts that crossed my mind when I was giving birth
In preparation for our move to Bangkok, I had to get rid of many items, including my daughter’s newborn stuff. That was hard. I obviously managed to save some of her best clothes and little toys, but the big bulky items … Continue reading Five things I used to do with my newborn that have changed with my toddler
One of the best things about living in an international city like Dubai is that its cosmopolitan community gets to keep a genuine aspect. With this, both westernized and oriental cultures have adapted to live hand in hand in the … Continue reading Why I don’t mind sharing my baby with a nanny