New Parents

New Parents

Birth Experience Is Important

Newborn Jaundice

Birth Video

My Encounter with the Latest Maternity Trend

New Moms Need Support

Postnatal Massage – Any Good?

Confinement Arrangements

“Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics…in that order”

Getting Ready

New Parents – Being Mentally Prepared

Parenting Philosophies – The Two Extremes

What to Bring to the Hospital

Birth Plan

First Time Parents – Preparation for the New Member of Your Family

Baby Sleep Issues


Delaying Solids

Graduating to Solids

Travelling with a Toddler 

Maintaining Sanity in the Early Days  

Air Travel Tips 

Cloth Diapering 

When Your Baby Cries



China Milk Scare 

Is Breastfeeding Overrated/Irrelevant? 

Bottle Rejection 

Sew Your Own Breastpads 

WHO Revised Baby Growth Chart 

Going Forward – What to Expect? 

Breastfeeding Tips III – Boosting Supply

Breastfeeding Tips I – Getting Started 

Breastfeeding Tips II – At Work 

What Happened to Breastfeeding

What you should know about Formula Milk 

My Breastfeeding Journey 

Getting the Hang of Breastfeeding In Public 

Common Apprehensions about Breastfeeding 

Breastfeeding in the Bible


The Whole Truth About Breastfeeding


Other Recipes

Minestrone Soup

Thai Style Chicken Salad

Simple Apple Sauce

Stew Pumpkin with Beef 

My Basic Chicken Stock

Ikan Bilis Powder


Breastmilk Boosting Recipes

Chokos Soup 

Herbal Carp Soup

Steamed Fish Steak

Fish Tail & Papaya Soup 

Prawns with Sesame Oil & Wine 

Soya Beans with Pig’s Knuckles



Fever Porridge 

Sweet Chestnut Porridge 

Beef and Leek Porridge

Beef & Pumpkin Porridge 

Chicken and Huai Shan Porridge

Basic Chicken Porridge

Grilled Fish Porridge

Fish & Seaweed Porridge 

Bell Pepper Chicken Porridge 

Life-saving, Quick & Easy Porridge II 

Fragrant Mushroom Porridge 

Porridge with Red Dates and/or Wolfberries 

Si Shen (??) Porridge 

Life-saving, Quick and Easy Porridge


Baby Food

Mashed Potato – 3 kinds

Beef Stew 

Tofu with Seaweed Soup 

Pasta in Soup/Stew

Life-Saving, Quick & Easy Meal 

Puree Vegetables 

Homemade Rusk (Bread Sticks)

Basic Brown Rice Cereal


New Parents Shopping List


Milk Bottles 

Baby Clothes (including mittens and booties)

Diapering Products

Sleep Equipments 

Stroller – You can actually buy this later

Baby Sling & Carriers 

Towels, etc


Diaper Bag 

Baby Bathtub

Baby Toiletries 

Baby Wipes

Bottle Brushes 

Formula Powder Container 

Baby Monitor 

Changing Mat 

Car Seat 

Breast Pads 

Breast Cream 

Nursing Wear 

Nursing Bras 

Breast Pumps