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    EDD Jan 2012 Mummies

    :wong19:My baby boy is already 6mth plus & I have started him on semi-solids... rice cereals, fruit purees... He has started teething at 6mth. two little emerging lower front teeth. such a cutie. I will wait till 7mth to introduce him minced pork congee. I'm only pumping 2 times a day... but...
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    duphaston

    Hi bigstar, it's ok not to experience morning sickness! I didn't experience much MS thankfully. Only a few times I had to puke... No worries. It doesnt mean you need MS to signal that everything is ok with baby!
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    EDD Jan 2012 Mummies

    Hi fellow mummies, My baby is 5mth+ now... Looking forward to the 6mth milestone so that I can start introducing semi-solids to him. Until now, I do not give my baby boy water though my MIL had done so & given glucose water too! I keep on telling her that there is no need and should wait till...
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    dr benjamin tham wai lum

    i think he does but there's a small surcharge for his time... u can call to check with WC Cheng & Associates...
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    Cost to have a maid

    my agency charges me $188 for agency fee last Dec (discount was $288 initially. the agency says 1 yr free unlimited replacement, but each maid must use min 1 mth - i wouldnt want to change unless there is a good reason. very troublesome). burmese maid fresh $420 per mth (but my current one is...
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    EDD Jan 2012 Mummies

    then it's better for u to bring her to see a PD soon... hope she gets well soon.
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    Maid - Restrictions and what you provide for them

    My mother-in-law has an Indon maid who has a hp and she had 2 accidents within 4 mths!! Once she was knocked by a car in a carpark but she was not badly hurt. less than 2 mths later, she was hit by a motorbike while crossing the road and was admitted into TTSH. She stayed for 3 nites!! she didnt...
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    EDD Jan 2012 Mummies

    My 5mth old baby boy drinks about 200ml if it's Friso formula (180ml of water & 6 scoops = 200ml milk feed). If it's my breastmilk, he usually can finish... though some times it's not enough or other times, he will not finish (even if it's formula, some times he doesnt finish too.) This morn, I...
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    EDD Jan 2012 Mummies

    have u taken your baby to see a PD yet? is your baby girl your 1st baby? any older kids who could have passed on virus to her? i will advise u to bring her to see a doc as breathing difficulties sounds like it needs quick attention.
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    Employing maid

    my friend hired back her ex Indon maid...
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    Maid - Restrictions and what you provide for them

    I think it's quite ok to set 9pm as the time for your maid to come home on her off day. Coz she cannot expect to come back at 2359hr and expect her Sir or ma'am to wait and open the door for her. But hearing from my colleagues, some would observe the time initially then push their luck by...
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    Maid - Restrictions and what you provide for them

    Here's the website: Employing a maid in Singapore Tamarind set up the blog to help employers but she drew a lot of flak in the press several months ago. I dont think she is wrong. She just wanted to create awareness of the various issues employers may face when employing maids. From the news I...
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    questions on bf

    Initially I didnt even buy a tin of formula... only after i went home with baby, hubby went to supermarket to buy. in hospital, baby was given the $1 ready-made milk. dont worry too much. can get help from lactation consultant. I went for a session with one. paid abt $80-90+ i think. cant rem if...
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    Maid - Restrictions and what you provide for them

    Please do take some photos of the food you provide for your maid too. My Burmese maid actually complained I didnt give her enough food to eat. Thank goodness I took some photos and sent to agency! Agency knows I treat her well but this maid is a blatant liar.
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    questions on bf

    Hi Jojoai, I've been pumping breastmilk for my baby born in Jan 2012. Hubby bought Philips single electric pump set for me. I have fixed it once before and now it's working well. I store my EBM in Philips AVENT plastic cups. I used to pump 6 times, then find 5 times as more comfortable for me...
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    Employing maid

    my burmese maid's attitude is very bad. always talk back at me. give me black face. eats so much, sleeps so much, still dare to complain when I called agency to counsel her. agency person talked 1 sentence, she gave her 10 sentences, until the agency person also couldnt stand her!
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    EDD Jan 2012 Mummies

    Not a stay-at-home mum. working mum... still pumping 3 times a day for baby. though supply is decreasing at times. think too busy at work. KPI - to fill up 160ml or more for almost 5mth old baby. some times, only 140ml. good times, can get 180ml or even 220ml per pumping.... for formula, baby's...
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    Employing maid

    Thank you, yvonne! Think this agency is quite ok. Just cannot stand my Burmese maid. Attitude is really bad. Blatant liar too.
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    Employing maid

    I contacted agency. Agency said regarding to the payment of new one, the agency fee is FOC but because of new rules, employer need to pay $75 for the SIP and need to buy new Insurance $321 + $48.15 POEA insurance which is compulsary and her maid loan $3,200which will be offset from the current...
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    Online Shopping for Baby Items - Advice needed

    Thank you for the suggestions. Trying to find some good teething rings for ~5mth old baby. Went to Isetan to look at various brands... Nuk, Pigeon, Philips AVENT... Think AVENT one is made in Msia. Though Nuk is a German brand and Pigeon a Japanese brand, the teething rings are made in China...
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