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lazy mom

I’m A Lazy Mom And I Love It

There’s not one day when I don’t receive a million questions about how do I cope with three kids under 18 months old. Sounds crazy, doesn’t it? But in fact, it’s not that bad! I know that some moms are loosing their minds with just one child, and that’s…

August 23, 2017
vsd

My Baby Has a VSD (Ventricular Septal Defect)

Our twins Mia and Luna were born near a month premature at 2.7 kgs (5.9 lbs) (Read their birth story here). On the second day of life during a physical examination, our babies’ physician heard a ‘murmur’ in Luna’s heart. She was diagnosed with…

June 15, 2017

35 Things I’ve Learned About Babies

In the past year I’ve learned about babies not less than pediatricians in their first years of studies. Raising them is challenging, but it’s also fun. Trust me, I know – I have three on my hands. And even if I don’t have a…

June 5, 2017
three under two

Three Under Two: First Month Of Madness

Tough times always bring a mess in our lives. Having three under two has changed our peaceful life in million ways, and, to be honest, I’m sometimes afraid of whether or not my fragile nervous system can handle it. For sure, life won’t be…

May 15, 2017

My First Year of Motherhood

One year ago I was thrown into a whole new world, the world of motherhood. Many things have changed since, some for good, some, well, not so much. But what have changed the most is me. There’s almost nothing left from my pre-mom self. Not…

March 7, 2017
not breastfeeding

I’m Not Breastfeeding And This Is How I Feel About It

Another evening my future mother in law started to talk about how healthy are babies who receive mother’s milk. “I read that those babies become much more intelligent than the ones who were given a formula.” Right after I told her that, according to…

December 29, 2016
first christmas

Baby’s First Christmas: Tips to Enjoy the Spirit of Advent

Instead of being a time of unusual behavior, Christmas is perhaps the only time in the year when people can obey their natural impulses and express their true sentiments without feeling self-conscious and, perhaps, foolish. Christmas, in short, is about the only chance a man…

December 11, 2016