At 11am on 30 March 2015, I was chopping a pumpkin, about to make some puree for Jy’s meals. The reason I’m including this information is because, in retrospect, I do think that contributed to me giving birth to Jing Heng (Jh) aka Ayrton early. I was using quite a substantial amount of strength to… Continue reading Birth Story of Ayrton
At this stage (1 day to 38 weeks), most preggies would go: But not for me, not really. My hospital bag sits unpacked and we’ve yet to bring out the sterilizer. It’s as if we think that delaying these preparations can delay his birth. Until today. I think my bladder was way too full and… Continue reading Spongebob
On my last gynae visit, Dr Ong asked, “So if your water bag breaks tomorrow, are you ready?” I said, “Yes, except that the hubby is in Milan.” I’m week 35 right now. Jh weighs around 2.2kg. He’s small by BabyCenter’s standard, but I think he’s relatively ok compared to his sister. Anyway, back to… Continue reading Tooth Fairy
We’ve braced ourselves right. Two weeks from her hospital visit, Jy is home again for Hand, foot, mouth disease (HFMD). This time, because it’s so contagious, she has to be home for at least 7 days. We read that adults are less prone to get it. But dear hubby caught it rather bad with fever… Continue reading Mia, Come!
Pregnancy is a funny thing. I’ve been feeling so slumped at work, going to bed at 9.30pm for the past few weeks and I get insomnia at 3.30am. I contemplated getting up to write this post. But I chose to toss and turn in bed some more until I finally went back to sleep. Then,… Continue reading Twice shy