3 Lessons from the Lactation Room

Just one week of being away from the baby for long periods landed me in the Lactation Room at Cardinal (Cardinal Santos Medical Center). I was there for three long hours while the lactation nurse worked on my clogged ducts and milk blisters. It was not the most fun of experiences and I certainly won’t […]

My 2017 Baby Essentials

With the way I was shopping for baby things, you would think I was having my first baby and not my third. The last time I was pregnant before this last one was five years ago. In just a short span of time, a lot has changed in the baby essentials industry, giving me an […]

Pigeon Breastfeeding is BestFeeding

Pigeon Breastfeeding is Best Feeding

Last Saturday, I joined Pigeon’s Only Moms Breastfeeding Event at the 3rd floor of SM Makati. Although I’m actually done with breastfeeding the two boys (*whew!*), I feel that I need a refresher for when baby number 3 comes along. Besides, I never really got to attend any formal breastfeeding talk/seminar before, so it’s high time that […]

Gift of Gold

Gold! Gold! I’ve struck gold! Liquid gold, that is. And if you want some, I’ve got a few bags stashed in the freezer. Shhh! To the uninitiated, liquid gold is a term coined for breast milk. The liquid part is self-explanatory but gold? Seriously? I used to have this notion that breastfeeding is only for […]