The Top 12 Items Infants Need

What does an infant need? If you go online and to the stores you’d see a long list of infant needs. It can be overwhelming. As a first time parent, I struggled putting a list together of what my baby would possibly need when she comes out of the womb. To help our new mommas…

“Mama, mask.”

Who would’ve thought that the arrival of C-19 in our world’s history would’ve changed our lives so drastically? Yes, we’ve heard of countries suffering from certain diseases, malnutrition, poverty, crime, natural disasters, etc. all the time and so when I heard about China suffering from this novel virus C-19 I thought it too shall pass…

Imitation is Real

Our little girl has reached that stage of her life where she’d imitate a lot of things she see from other people especially from us. She probably thinks it’s funny or she’s old enough to imitate certain ways people do things. A few examples of things she’d like to imitate from people around her would…

Toddler Activity: Music Time

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything.” – Plato When do parents introduce music to their children? I’d say as early as they’re in the womb. A ton of research studies has been done about the benefits of listening to music even when…

Struggling to Find That Quiet Time?

As a mother, I find it quite challenging to find that quiet time where I can just be by myself and enjoy some “Me Time”. It is a time a long to be able to focus on other things aside from baby care, home management, and family life. (How much more if I had another…

Toddler Activity: Picnic Day

Does going on a picnic always involve driving somewhere fun and beautiful? Bethany and I ended up spending the day yesterday outdoors because her dada had to film six Bible studies in his office, God-provided office. We brought our camping chairs, camping bed, toys, and food out, and we had a blast! We walked and…

Is It OK to Pick Flowers?

Bethany trying to decide what she should do: pick or not pick the petals after hearing mommy said “No” multiple times. Teaching and training little ones can be challenging. But by the grace of God it is doable. Our little girl loves flowers. She especially loves picking them or at least the petals that every…

The Source of My Strength

One of my favorite Bible verses Confession 101 here: Being a mom requires a lot of strength. From the moment we wake up we just go, go, go especially when our children wake up earlier than us or than expected. This week, little Bethany has been waking up at either 5-ish or 6-ish am and…