Bake it ’til you make it

I got a muffin pan at the back of my cupboard and two boys who love bread and sweets. I thought, hey, maybe I can bake. I Googled ‘simple vanilla cupcake’ and followed the first link I saw. Flour, baking powder, sugar, salt, vanilla extract, mix ’em and then pop inside the oven – pretty straightforward, […]

Humpty Dumpty

So this is my first post this year, well, after a looooong time. I don’t even want to start with my excuses because there’s no excuse. I’ll just act as if the writing gap (is that what its called?) did not exist. Enzo’s been pretty consistent in using the potty to pee, but he refuses […]

I’m aliiiiiiive!

It isn’t like anyone is calling the cops or anything. I can cite the following reasons for my absence: a. busy raising a baby (now a toddler) b. swamped with work c. I am just a very lazy person and you can decide which one to believe in. But I choose all of the above. […]

we got ourselves a mini-Mark!

Perinatologist 1: Is that a hamburger I see? Perinatologist 2: I’m not sure, (to me) your baby is conservative! Perinatologist 1: As how a little princess should be! Perinatologist 2: For now, we can say that your baby is a girl, but we’ll check again later. She’s very shy. (After an hour of quiet scanning, […]

She Turned Her Can’ts Into Cans

Things I Cannot Do Anymore: 1. Get out of bed easily without help. 2. Tie my shoelaces. 3. Touch my toes. Or paint my toenails. Or clip them. 4. Lie on my tummy. 5. Pick up an object I dropped. 6. Look for clothes placed on the bottom of my closet. 7. Give Juno and […]

Blame it on the hormones

Warning: this isn’t a cute post. It’s a post that contains things that annoy me – random little every day things that I keep noticing because I have nothing to do at home except get bigger and take care of our sweet doggies. So stop reading here now. If you still want to read, please […]

How’s your tummy, Mommy?

18 weeks! I love being pregnant. My husband is obviously also enjoying my pregnancy – he has even shared the good news with the owners of the store where we get our dog food from! Haha – and my growing belly is the first thing he greets when he comes home and the last thing […]