Feminine issues

My first period after IUD (copper)

[By Big C] WARNING: Some cringeworthy TMI here. Read about my IUCD aka IUD (copper) insertion here. So I had it inserted on 12 July and I just had my first period after the insertion. IUD - the copper aka non-hormonal kind is expected to cause heavier menstrual flow and more intense cramps; while IUD… Continue reading My first period after IUD (copper)

Parenting

Preparing yourself and your toddler / child for Child Care (Singapore)

[By Big C] Read here (Part 1 & Part 2) if you are looking for information on infant care. Many children start attending child care after 18 months and it is a daunting thought for both the child and the parents. Though my kids were in infant care since 4 months old, I was anxious… Continue reading Preparing yourself and your toddler / child for Child Care (Singapore)

Parenting, Product review, Shopping

We turned from Manuka honey to Natural Wild Honey

[By Big C]   So we have been into honey and we started buying Manuka Honey from various brands and shops. I usually aim for UMF 10 because I like that taste better than the lower UMF. And definitely I go for Manuka than the regular ones, also due to taste preference and of course… Continue reading We turned from Manuka honey to Natural Wild Honey

Parenting

Preparing yourself and your baby for Infant Care (Singapore) – Part 2

[By Big C] Read Part 1 here. The countdown to end of maternity leave can be emotional! I have friends who were looking forward as it was very tough caring for the baby alone while most miss the time they can have with their babies. Well, it is not all bad seriously. Infant care is… Continue reading Preparing yourself and your baby for Infant Care (Singapore) – Part 2

Parenting

Ballet & Jazz class (Little Stars) for kids @ Stepping Out Studios

[By Big C] Big E has been asking to learn ballet ever since she watched the animation "Leap" aka "Ballerina". She was also "influenced" by her classmates who are also taking ballet classes. I know that she enjoys music and dance alot, and I felt dance is a good form of exercise and can teach… Continue reading Ballet & Jazz class (Little Stars) for kids @ Stepping Out Studios

Parenting

The NEW IKEA Tampines Småland children’s play area is opened!

[By Big C] The moment Big E has been waiting for is here! Småland has reopened! They are now on trial and will be officially opened with effect from 14 Dec 17. We were disappointed to see Småland under renovation when we visited last month as it has been awhile since Big E visited IKEA.… Continue reading The NEW IKEA Tampines Småland children’s play area is opened!

Parenting, Shopping

Time to Shop for Taobao – the new way!

[By Big C] With Christmas and Chinese New Year around the corner, I was devastated to see the Ezbuy saga (Read here)! I started my ezbuy shopping after moving to this new place because the collection is right at my block! How convenient is that? My kids loved the toys and I am happy too… Continue reading Time to Shop for Taobao – the new way!