Toddler Tantrums (Part 1)

Quick! Someone hand me a bottle of wine. I have officially entered the Terrible Twos (albeit six months early). These are actual reasons why my twins have thrown temper tantrums in the last month: 1) I took her trick-or-treating. Then people dared to put candy in her bucket. 2) I gave her sister medicine and not […]

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Why I’ve been MIA

Hello everyone. I do apologise for my long absence. I have a legitimate excuse. My twins are now mobile!  Do you know what that means? It means that not only am I having to constantly run after them, but I’m faced with the dilemma of who to run after first. Because they can’t just keep […]

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The Ironies of Parenthood

What is it about motherhood that has me wanting to break out in song to Alanis Morrisette’s  “Ironic?” Lately I notice ironies everywhere. For example: – I’ve never felt so lonely before, yet I’m never alone (not even when I go to the toilet!). – The days are long, but the months fly by. – […]

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The (Breastfeeding) Hunger Games

Pregnancy cravings are overrated. They’re like the measly ripples before the actual tsunami hits. And by tsunami I mean Breastfeeding Hunger. Sure, I had cravings when I was pregnant. In fact, I spent my entire pregnancy devouring watermelon, much to my Asian mother’s dismay. (There’s a superstition that eating “cool foods” like watermelon during pregnancy […]

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