There's no shortage of lactation cookies, brownies, and other treats in the Internet now. Facebook and Instagram has a host of sellers offering these goodies that help boost a mom's milk supply. The problem is, what if I want those cookies RIGHT NOW? Especially for a mom currently on maternity leave, getting your hands on… Continue reading How you can enjoy your lactation treats NOW
I am blessed to work in a company that offers its female employees a lactation room, which can accommodate at least three pumping mommas at a time. It also has a decent sized two-door refrigerator and ample electric outlets. But nothing beats pumping milk in the Google Philippines office, which I've visited twice, and actually… Continue reading Does your office have a lactation room?
In an ideal world, I would have time to boil, mash, or puree fruits or veggies for my baby every day. But the reality is, I barely have any time to do anything else when I get home from work, aside from have dinner, pump, then prepare my baby's milk for the following day. Thankfully, I… Continue reading My go-to baby food store
During a conference I attended in Bali last year, a Spotify exec revealed that there is a spike in usage of Spotify in the Philippines at around 1AM. What's interesting - and not really surprising - is most of these users are parents trying to lull their babies to sleep. You'd probably expect most of them playing… Continue reading Mommy’s ultimate playlist
"Mommy brain" is real. It doesn't matter what's in your grocery list because to begin with, you will miss listing down a thing or two. Sometimes you will forget to buy baby bottle cleaner, but it's all right because you know you still have enough to last you another week or two. Or so you… Continue reading You’ll never run out of baby bottle cleanser