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The day which will be remembered as “The day I found out that hubby is a compulsive shopper”

Last Sunday, we went to our dear daughter’s pedia for her monthly vaccine. She was given a shot for pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, 7-valent (pcv-7) which costs a whopping 3500 for one shot. I actually didn’t know vaccines can cost that … Continue reading

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Plugged Milk Ducts

I am breastfeeding my little bubs around 10 to 12 times a day so I never really thought that I will be experiencing plugged milk ducts ever, so it’s a great shock to me that I am having plugged ducts … Continue reading

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The Scoop on Poop

Sorry but this post is TMI. I’ve been mixed feeding Adriana since day2 of her life not because my milk supply is inadequate but because my baby is a monster eater. I believe that my milk can sustain her but … Continue reading

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She is a vampire

Being a new mom is challenging. You will need all the patience and strength to be able to nourish a young baby who’s awake every 2 hours (consistently) and poops and pees after every feeding. Crying non-stop will also take … Continue reading

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A visit from a lactation consultant

I must admit that I was having a hard time positioning/ properly latching my baby on my breasts. I have sore nipples that I never imagine could hurt like hell… that is until I admitted to myself that I badly … Continue reading

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To Bottle-Feed or Not?

There is no denying that breastmilk is the best choice for babies. First of all it’s free and it has all the nutrients that growing kid needs. It has antibodies that formula milk can’t provide and even breastfeeding moms can … Continue reading

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my little boss is a smart ass

Adriana is now 6 day-old, still cute and plump and red. I never imagine that my little bubs can wail so loud my eardrum pops. Someone also forgot to mention that 6-day old babies wakes every hour or two every … Continue reading

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