Archive for May, 2015

  • We try to follow as many of the 'rules' touted by our elders, medical professionals and other parents as possible (with some instinct thrown in). But we can never be absolutely sure what is right, so we sometimes feel like we're blundering along and hoping for the best. It was only at Bubby's 6-week paediatric appointment this week we were assured that we were doing just fine.

    Happy 6 weeks old!

    We try to follow as many of the 'rules' touted by our elders, medical professionals and other parents as possible (with some instinct thrown in). But we can never be absolutely sure what is right, so we sometimes feel like we're blundering along and hoping for the best. It was only at Bubby's 6-week paediatric appointment this week we were assured that we were doing just fine.

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  • While my parents were visiting from Singapore, I discovered they had to have sliced bread – not toast – for […]

    Little Loco on Merthyr Road, New Farm

    While my parents were visiting from Singapore, I discovered they had to have sliced bread – not toast – for […]

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  • As luck would have it, I received an invitation to check out Boom Boom Burger, a new establishment on the Gold Coast at the same time we had to drive my parents to the Gold Coast airport to catch their return flight.

    Boom Boom Burger on Surfers Paradise

    As luck would have it, I received an invitation to check out Boom Boom Burger, a new establishment on the Gold Coast at the same time we had to drive my parents to the Gold Coast airport to catch their return flight.

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  • If I thought the 38.5 weeks of pregnancy went by quickly, the last 4 weeks have left my head spinning. Our daily routine now revolves almost entirely around meeting Bubby's needs. It's not something unexpected, but this is probably a good time to reflect on all that well-meaning 'advice'.

    Four weeks old

    If I thought the 38.5 weeks of pregnancy went by quickly, the last 4 weeks have left my head spinning. Our daily routine now revolves almost entirely around meeting Bubby's needs. It's not something unexpected, but this is probably a good time to reflect on all that well-meaning 'advice'.

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