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Top 5 Mom Tasks I Love Doing

Hello everyone! In today’s post I’m sharing the top five mom tasks I absolutely love doing! Taking care of a newborn is extremely challenging but I know now that I was meant to do this. I know that a big reason why I am enjoying mom tasks so much is because I have an incredibleContinue Reading “Top 5 Mom Tasks I Love Doing”

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Blog – 29 August 2017

Today I am going to blog. I mean it. Even if I only publish one paragraph long of an entry, heck I’ll do it! Because writing keeps me sane, it’s Feng Shui for the mind. And because I don’t want my space here to remain stagnant for such a long time. I’m here to remindContinue Reading “Blog – 29 August 2017”

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Jacob’s First Month

Hello everyone! It’s been days since I last wrote something for our blog and I cannot believe a month has passed since I gave birth! Jacob turned a month old yesterday and we celebrated with cake and my in-laws came over. It was a good day. 🙂   So I started writing this postpartum updateContinue Reading “Jacob’s First Month”

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My First Breastfeeding Update

Hi everyone! I’m writing this post on this wonderful Thursday morning (gotta love the WordPress app on my phone!) and I’m just sitting on the couch with a sleeping baby on my lap. It’s sunny outside and our day is off to a really good start because Jacob was able to get sunlight this morning.Continue Reading “My First Breastfeeding Update”

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Our 1 Week Postpartum and Jacob Update

Hi everyone! In this post I’m sharing our 1 week postpartum update, both for Jacob and myself. 🙂 Everytime I attempt to write this update something sort of gets in the way, that’s why it’s super late (1 week was last Monday!).   Anyway, I’m happy to say that Jacob has done very well onContinue Reading “Our 1 Week Postpartum and Jacob Update”

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Baby Out!: My Labor and Delivery Story

He’s finally here and he’s a week old! Our son Jacob Ezra was born on June 19, 2017 at 7:12 in the evening via cesarean section. Thought I would share our labor and delivery story with everyone. JC and I are very thankful to everyone who prayed with us for a safe delivery and aContinue Reading “Baby Out!: My Labor and Delivery Story”

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Happy Father’s Day 2017!

So my son decided to make us wait a little longer, and I’m now 39 weeks and a day pregnant. Let me just say that I’m so incredibly exhausted and not getting good sleep most nights, plus the agony of waiting is too much! I want to see him already! But who am I toContinue Reading “Happy Father’s Day 2017!”

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How To Survive A Summer Pregnancy

  I’ve already reached the full term of my pregnancy at 37 + 5 weeks so I feel quite victorious and I am able to say that I have survived the third trimester during the sweltering summer months here in the Philippines. Although there are rainy evenings to look forward to these days, I canContinue Reading “How To Survive A Summer Pregnancy”

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Our Simple and Fun Maternity Shoot at Great Image

Pregnancy photography was not something I obsessed about during the early stages of my pregnancy, unlike  daydreaming about a cute nursery and all the baby stuff I would shop for my son. But as my belly grew larger toward the third trimester I eventually got that feeling of not wanting to miss any of it. ThereContinue Reading “Our Simple and Fun Maternity Shoot at Great Image”

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Cuddlebug Maywood Mini Crib and Customized Uratex Crib Mattress

Note: Prices of Cuddlebug Maywood Mini and Uratex mattress are listed at the end of this post.   I really wanted a safe and sturdy crib for our baby so we decided to buy and set up a solid wooden crib instead of a pack and play/crib-in-one type. It was one of the decisions we had toContinue Reading “Cuddlebug Maywood Mini Crib and Customized Uratex Crib Mattress”

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3 Lessons My Pregnancy Has Taught Me

Lesson 1:   Your loved ones are trying their best to help you have a happy pregnancy, and you should too.    Because pregnancy can be extremely physically, mentally, and emotionally challenging for some women (myself included!), it’s easy to fall into the trap of feeling like you should be the center of the universe. Sure,Continue Reading “3 Lessons My Pregnancy Has Taught Me”

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