The Haul from Robinsons Part 2 of 3

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Just an update about my Graco playpen we bought for Little Chuck the day before. The salesman from Robinsons gave me a call to say that the playpen has reduced price from $249 to $229! It seems weird that a salesman will do that, but if I were to make a trip down he could […]

The Haul from Robinsons Part 1 of 3

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The Not-So-Secret Robinsons Sale. This is my first time to a closed-door shopping sale and I must say it’s a great experience! It all started with a registered mail from Hong Kong. Daddy Chuck’s company has this reward system where they reward their employees with shopping vouchers for their good performance. After looking through the […]

What is labour like?

As my due date draws nearer, I can’t help but imagine what labour is like. A lot of anxiety, a lot of anticipation, sometimes fear and a little worried. Just a teeny weeny bit of excitement. What is labour like? Some say going into labour is like having painful menstruation cramps. Some say it’s like […]

Stretched Away

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I drank like a hippo when I made myself Bird’s Nest and I had sudden sharp pains on my bladder! I had to bend my body forward 90 degrees to relieve that pain. Gosh.. can’t stuff that much into me ya. Number 1. We were having dinner at a new found beer spot at BLooiE’s […]

Getting Poked in my Dreams

I could remember my dream vividly. A syringe was being poked into every one of my fingers on my right hand and blood was drawn. Happens swiftly, no hiccups – needle goes in vertically, draws blood and it’s out. I was then adjourned to another place and the poking continues on my left fingers. This […]

My Yoga Class

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Yoga is great exercise during pregnancy. I have been attending prenatal yoga lessons at Inspire Mum & Baby at their Tanjong Pagar branch, I must say I feel refreshed / stretched after every session! The instructor makes sure the right parts of your body are toned and focuses on some techniques for breathing. Quoted from Yogajournal.com: […]

5 Food I Miss Most after I got Pregnant

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This is listed down in increasing order of preference. #5 Pineapple Rice – I could probably do without pineapple (the fruit itself) as I was never a big fan of it, but I love pineapple rice when it comes to Thai food. I will sheepishly ask Daddy Chuck if I can have pineapple rice whenever […]

Of Heartburns, Teas and Manuka Honey

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I’ve been suffering from minor heartburns recently – the feeling is such that a small amount of acidic substance seeps up and down my throat. I also burp quite a bit, sometimes with a big relief. I’m either eating too much at a go or just blame it on the hormones! The scientific explanation for […]

Little Chuck’s Skin

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I spent an evening’s time to look for a suitable “baby blogskin” for Little Chuck’s blog. My criteria is that it should have pastel colours, not too girlie (or pinkish), something simple preferably with 2 columns and has enough blog space to put up proper 480-pixel pictures. It’s been many years since I’ve used Blogspot, […]

26 Weeks Visit to Dr Choo

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Oh dear I have gone MIA from this blog for the whole of my very wonderful 2nd Trimester, oh well it’s never too late to catch up still My tummy has grown “somewhat bulging” to “protruding” now, from the size of a cantaloupe to a soccer ball and now, the size of a basketball! At […]