Thanksgiving

I can’t believe that it’s been a year since last Thanksgiving, when we had just returned from Hawaii. Over the course of the year, our lives have certainly changed (hopefully for the better) – with the arrival of our little one {and if you were […]

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On my own

Last week was the first week on my own, and was it different (we had caring visitors that have stayed with us and helped us with adjustment to parenthood up until last week, which was an immense blessing!) My midwife’s words of wisdom applies here: […]

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Telehealth Onterrible

Little Bean had her first round of immunization shots the other day. A happy, cheerful baby eventually became a fussy one with bouts of diarrhea in the evening. My mother had mentioned that she even thought the little one had a mild fever at one […]

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One month and some

The one month milestone has come and gone, and after hearing that some Koreans and Eastern Europeans are confined in the house for 3 months (which might explain the 100-day celebrations), we celebrated it with a handful sizeable group of family and friends, in a […]

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Freedom…and lessons in ginger rinse

Happy one month! Today marks the first official day of freedom from Chinese confinement, which means a day out with Little Bean (who was on her best behaviour) :) The midwife weighed her at 8lbs 4oz, a great sign that she’s gaining instead of losing […]

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