When baby cries: how to calm baby and mommy

Now I understand why some mommies can get post natal depression! *Disclaimer: this post is not to deter you from giving birth or be scared about having a baby, view it as a possible solution to the endless cry. If you are currently struggling with baby’s cry ……you might finally see an end to it! (yep! this can be done!)   The one thing that bothers me the most after giving birth to Eli is his cry. Yes the sleepless nights are unbearable but the worst for me… ….his cry! I’m usually a happy person so when I heard his constant

Top 3 winter must-haves for your baby

Don’t leave winter shopping till too late! The weather’s been going up and down these days in Britain, some days being really warm and the last few days were terribly cold. It’s time for us to get ready for winter. Buy now and don’t leave winter shopping till last minute! Apart from getting a jacket for the little ones, what do you buy normally? Do you shop around for the best ones? I’ve already done the job of researching for the best products in the uk, saving you time, so here goes my top 3 winter must-haves for your baby!

Best baby product essentials of 2017

Do you have in mind the best baby product essentials of 2017? 2017 has been overwhelmed with all sorts of high tech baby stuff, ranging from electric thermometers to video baby monitors, but do we really need them? For me, the best baby product essentials of 2017 have to fulfil quite a few criteria. Foremost, it has to significantly help with/ solve the problem. Secondly, it has to save time. Thirdly, ease of use. Last but not least, the price has to be reasonable.   If you are expecting or currently drawing up a list of baby essentials, read on.

Top 10 best free places to go with your toddlers in East London

I love going out, if you ask me to stay home one day and do nothing, I think I’ll go crazy! It’s true though, after I gave birth to Eli it’s hard to get out of the house (even to get some fresh air) for the first few months as I was nursing 24/7. Even if I got out of the house, all I do is breastfeeding, breastfeeding and more breastfeeding! (argh!) It suddenly got better when your baby have a routine and nurse fewer times during the day, that’s when they turn 6 months and I think for me,

The one sport your baby can do naturally

The one sport your baby can do naturally… can you guess what it is?   yep, you are right! it’s swimming!       Science have proved that baby can instinctively hold their breath under water from birth to approximately 6 months due to a bradycardic reflex, which is part of the mammalian diving reflex. When the face of an infant is exposed to cold water, the heart slows down and blood is shifted away from the peripheral muscles to conserve oxygen for the brain and heart, and they typically hold their breath. This doesn’t mean babies are born with the ability

The best kind of bags for all mommies 2017

What’s the best kind of bags for all mommies 2017? you may wonder. A diaper bag?  A massive tote to carry all of your kid’s toys?   …… …… …… No, No, No… I am not talking about the big ones where you carry all of your baby’s essentials every day… Here, I am talking about the you bag where you carry you own stuff. I know some mommies don’t even carry a bag when going out, they just put their stuff into the diaper bag, but I actually find this harder as I can’t locate my stuff when I

What to do when your baby have eczema

I am writing this post because a few of my friend’s kids have eczema, including my son who has it since he was 3-month-old. It seems fairly common these days. I am no expert in this but I want to share with you my experience regarding eczema and the useful things I have done fighting it. when we went to the GP, all he did was saying he got eczema and gave him some emulsifying ointment to put on when skin is dry. Apart from that, he wanted to prescribe some mild steroid for Eli but I refused as I