Here’s Why Working Moms Can’t Work Late

Before I had kids, putting in extra hours was a piece of cake. I did it often and I didn’t mind it. I’ll text the husband, order takeaway, share it with my colleagues and finish the work. Go home, sleep, repeat. I’d even have time to squeeze in a workout at the gym. But like with everything else in life, having kids complicates the whole thing about working overtime. Since I returned back to work from my maternity leave, I’ve…

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Back To Work With A IP Camera Installed At Home!

(This is a super belated post) My maternity leave has ended and I am back to work at my full time job (and no, blogging isn’t my full time job). Back at work, the most popular question everybody asks me is… “Who takes care of your kids when you are at work?” Well, my older boy goes to a full day childcare centre and the small one stays home with my maid. “Aren’t you worried?” I don’t really have a choice.…

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Being a Mom, It’s So Hard Sometimes…

Being a mom is tough. The devoid of personal time a mom has and the pressure to juggle work and life is beyond what I could have imagined when I was single and childless. Being a mom is exhausting and life just doesn’t stop. I thought having 1 kid was bad. That was until the 2nd one came along recently and I felt like having 1 kid was child’s play (pun intended)! The older child is only 2 years old now and still…

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How I Planned An Elaborate Yellow Duck Nautical Themed Party

I work 9-7 pm every week day and get home by 8-9pm, sleep by 10pm and the day starts all over again. Weekends are mad packed with my kid’s  enrichment classes and family time. In between toilet breaks at work, late nights and when I’m breastfeeding Nathen, the husband and I had to plan Nathen’s 100 days baby party within 2 weeks. First we had difficulty deciding on a theme for the 100 days baby party. The husband suddenly suggested a Yellow Duck Nautical…

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5 Must Read Tips for DIY Confinement In Singapore

In our current era, doing confinement by yourself is getting more and more commonplace. The lack of family support, hassle of hiring help/confinement lady, preference of not living with strangers in the house are just some of the more common reasons driving the uptake of DIY Confinement. Lucky for many, there are a lot of companies who have moved with the times and are now providing services to cater to this upcoming trend. I thought I’ll share some tips on…

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