Parenting

Help! My kid is not speaking yet?!

[By Big C] Both Big E and Small E had the same issue at their 18-month development check at the polyclinic. Both were done at Hougang Polyclinic (and it’s free!) So we have both the nurse and the doctor asking me if they were able to say simple words like papa, mama etc. My answer… Continue reading Help! My kid is not speaking yet?!

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C-section is not birth?

[By Big C] A photographer refused to offer birth photography service to a Mum who will be going through a C-section. Read the story here. And I call it bullshit and rude! Here is their conversation. I don’t know if this conversation really took place or it is a staged one BUT in order for… Continue reading C-section is not birth?

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Don’t be THAT mum

[By Big C] It's a constant wish ... TO BE THE PERFECT MUM as well as a constant reminder ... DON'T BE THAT MUM! There are so many mum stereotypes that stress us out. Before we take every step, we start to wonder how would people see us... as a mum. Would we be classified as… Continue reading Don’t be THAT mum

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Toilet training for your tot / preschooler?

[By Big C] About Big E @ 4.5yo This afternoon, Big E wet herself during her nap and she woke up in shock and screamed a little. Initially I thought it was because she slept on the sofa instead of her bed so she got a shock. I went to her and realised ooops... she… Continue reading Toilet training for your tot / preschooler?