Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Sneak-Preview: Designer's Collection

Here are exclusive design of maternity dresses from Korea. * Prices start from RM200
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Sneak-Preview: Leggings & Quarter Pants

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Sneak-Preview: Versatile Dresses

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Sneak-Preview: Summer Tops & Shorts

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Friday, May 7, 2010

Mom & Baby Expo 2010 @ 7th-9th May

Great news for moms-to-be and new parents. If you have no plan to do on this weekend, you can drop by the Mom & Baby Expo which is held by Today Publishing. Check out any baby stuff that you may need or meet the experts for more information.

Period: 7th to 9th May, 2010
Venue: Mid Valley Exhibition Centre, Hall 1 & 2

Admission is FREE.

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Thursday, March 25, 2010

Alert On Recall of Baby Slings

Days ago, US had recalled over 1 million baby slings which involved few brands (Click here to read the news) following claims linking them to three infant deaths. US Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a broad warning about sling-styled baby carriers, saying they posed suffocation hazards to infants especially babies under 4 months. Make sure the infant's face is not covered (face up) and is always visible to the sling's wearer. The potential risks:
1) the sling's fabric may press against the baby's nose and mouth, blocking the airway (breathing) and causing suffocation.
2) the sling may cause the infant's head to flop forward and restrict breathing.
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Friday, March 19, 2010

Parenting Magazine For Young Parents

No matter you are an expectant mother or already a mother, this monthly magazine is worth of reading. YP or "Young Parents" has included YP Baby section in it. Hence, you could bring up your little ones with YP.

Learn more hand on tips as well as
good advice and ideas in motherhood.

For Malaysians, you could either subscribe issues from the YP's website or purchase it from the main bookstores.
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Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Motherhood Expo 2010 @ 19th-21st March

Motherhood Expo will kick off this coming friday, 19th March 2010. It's a great chance for expectant parents to do a survey and collect information about baby products. For other parents, there have more great offers for grab.

Meet and talk with the exhibitors about their products and services.

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Saturday, March 13, 2010

How To Calculate Your Due Date?

Most of you know how to speculate conception period and use pregnancy test kit to check (when period is late). Once the urine test reveals a "positive" sign, you'll make an appointment with a gynae to confirm about it and let him/her to tell your Expected Delivery Date (EDD) or simply Due Date.

This will be the 1st question asked by your gynae"When was your last period? Tell me the date (means the 1st day of your last period)".
Nevertheless, ultra sound technology is better in speculating your baby's real growth. Here's a simple way to calculate the EDD. *Subject to these conditions:
- have a consistent cycle (standard 28 days)
- keep a record of menstrual period (the date - 1st day of last period)

The Formula :
The Date of 1st day = "Month" subtract (-) 3 & "Day" add + 7
Samples of calculation as appended.
An important note to some of you who do not keep a record of menstrual period. Remember to put a remark on the calendar (especially the 1st day) for every cycle when you are planning to conceive.
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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Books For Expectant Moms (& Dads)

Once you have confirmed about your pregnancy... despite it's just about 1-2 months, bookstores will definitely be top of the list of your frequently-visited places.

1st, to soothe your 1st pregnancy's panic+ excitement, you will try hard to hunt for the best pregnancy guides in the market... to make sure yourself is doing (or following) the right ways till the labour time.

Our picks:

(1) What To Expect When You're Expecting (4th Edition) by Heidi Murkoff and others

Featuring a new look, a fresh perspective, and a friendlier-than-ever voice. It's filled with the most up-to-date information reflecting not only what's new in pregnancy, but what's relevant to pregnant women. Heidi Murkoff has rewritten every section of the book, answering dozens of new questions and including loads of new asked-for material, such as a detailed week-by-week fetal development section in each of the monthly chapters, an expanded chapter on pre-conception, and a brand new one on carrying multiples.

The most iconic, must-have book for parents-to-be, with over 14.5 million copies in print.

(2) Asian Parenting Today by Jennifer Hor, Ho Ai Ling and Jocelyn Oo
- available in English and Mandarin version

Asian Parenting Today was born from numerous requests by parents with whom writers have worked over the past decade to publish a book that specifically addresses the issues and concerns of Asian parents today.

Asian parents today are often faced with the quandary of either subscribing to western practices or following the traditional customs of their mothers and grandmothers before them. This book addresses many of the very common childcare issues that parents today face, with special emphasis on and respect to Asian cultural beliefs and practices.

(3)快樂媽咪懷孕280天【更新版】作者 : 吳柏瑜


本書中以懷孕時間為基準,從懷孕早期、中期、晚期,把懷孕每一時期母體、胎兒的變化,該注意的事情與每次產檢會做的檢查做詳細的整理,並以台灣現有的生產 環境、保險制度為基礎,讓妳對懷孕到生產可能遇到的問題、解決的方式,甚至所需的花費有基本的概念。更貼心地將每次產檢前,孕媽咪想問醫師的問題,一次整 理出來,讓妳不再面對醫師忘了問。

(4) Bonding With Your Bump by Dr Miriam Stoppard

This book offers advice and guidance on how to fall in love with your baby before birth. Parenting expert Dr Miriam Stoppard combines up-to-the-minute research with enlightened and compassionate wisdom to explain why mother-baby bonding is so vital. Let her help you get to know, understand and cherish your unborn baby and guide you through this extraordinary time: from hearing your baby's heartbeat for the first time, to the first magical days post birth.
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