Indeed, giving birth is phenomenal and surreal. And yet in this surrealism is the reality shouting out loud of all the labor pain, sleepless nights, feeding woes, fatigue and tiredness.
Being a mother of a toddler has taught me several things. But, one of the best hacks learned so far is the fact that some of the baby products are actually multi-purpose.
When my husband and I were preparing for a new baby and trying to gather all our basic necessities, we would often evaluate the proposition of whether to opt for a baby monitor or just leave it.
They may fight like they would probably kill each other and yet, it fills your heart with pride to see two siblings also be protective and possessive of each other when the situation so demands.
The summer is over and the rains have set in. Though it’s a good time for water play, a walk in the rain and playing with paper boats in the roadside puddles, one needs to be careful.
The first time I gave my baby a bath was quite a stressful 30-minutes for me. From the position in which I should place him on the baby-bath-tub to the temperature of water I must use.
Last week, I received a box in my mail and as soon as I opened it, my boy came running towards what they call “Flintobox”.