Grace Chai, Singapore

Mommy since 30 June 2016

About Grace Chai

I am just wondering, at this stage of 32 weeks, when I feel my belly, especially when baby is pushing or stretching and there will be a very obvious bump on one side. Will that be the head or shoulder
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Hi, it does feel uncomfortable at this stage and its normal to worry whats that bump. I had that too when I was 30-ish week. but whether its the head/bum/elbow/legs really does not matter. Just be a l
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At 32 weeks your baby is definitely fighting for space, so don't worry or stress about it. Just rub your little monkey and make them feel comfy :) If your in major PAIN then i suggest you get a second
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Can any mummies share your bills in Mt A or PEH? I was told by my gynae that PEH is cheaper?
Yes. It is before claims. Do check with your clinic on the comparison. They can advise better.
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Thank you Emeris :) that will be before any claims ya?
This is my bill from MT A. But it was last year. Realised they revised their charges again. You can refer to the updated link: https://www.mtalvernia.sg/maternity-packages/?gclid=Cj0KEQjw9tW5BRDk29KD
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I have the funkiest, vivid dreams eversince I am pregnant. It's always colorful and eventful, adventurous, and most times I am on a traveling mode be it a car, ship, train or plane. Sometimes I do get
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Haha ya! He is always the first person to hear about my dreams and told me to keep a journal. I must have compiled at least 30 that I can remember. Have to write it down immediately when I wake up tho
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This is so interesting!! You can share with your hubby.. I've read that husbands would have very interesting dreams during the pregnancy period too!
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Actually I did keep a journal on the dreams I had! Some of the dreams are as if it's a scene out of a movie!
Wow! This is interesting. I went to google to see if there’s any explanation for this and found that it is common for ladies to have more vivid dreams during pregnancy. Just to share, it could be
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I dreamt a lot too.. During pregnant time, I dreamt that I can fly and use my leg to shoot like machine guns to fight againts those villains. Not only preggy time..now I also used to dream all kin
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I am feeling extremely tired and sleepy all the time and can't seem to stay awake for long hours. This is my week 30. Any mummies facing the same thing?
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Yah! I noticed if I had white rice, I can fall asleep almost immediately. I have always been having more vegetables and fruits as its part of my diet and I stay away from processed food or sweets stuf
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When i was pregnant with first child (under 30)..I dont feel the tiredness. When i was pregnant with second child at 35, I felt so low energy especially first trimester. Second and third trimester was
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It is normal to feel extremely tired during the first and last trimester. You can overcome pregnancy fatigue by increasing your energy levels naturally by maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle.
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Today I had 3 occasions where when I sneeze or cough I involuntarily leak some pee. Does that mean that my muscles are loosening? I heard kegel exercise helps?
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Yes kegel exercise really helps with this.
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that's normal. sometimes I laugh too hard and leak pee too. lol!! amd totally agree with idza wear a panty liner! ! hehe! also it could be baby testing on your bladder so sometimes you feel like pee
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Hi there, it's actually a normal occurence. Your body is getting ready to give birth so it will be quite "relaxed" down there. Yes, kegels do work and you should do it whenever you can. I take the opp
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How would you sterilize baby bottles? Using the conventional Way of boiling water or using a UV Ray sterilizer? What is the difference? #parenttown
Hi. You may find this article useful: https://sg.theasianparent.com/wash-baby-bottles/amp
I am using rapid steam steriliser. Very convenient
I’m using steam sterilizer
I'm using pigeon rapid sterilizer. Fast as the name indicated. Unless it gives way, else will just continue to use it. Conventional way by boiling is fine too but to me, it's more of a hassle.
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I use the Haenim UV steriliser. It doubles up as a drying rack so I don't have to bother to take out the bottles with tongs. The UV steriliser also can be used even after weaning to sterilise toothbru
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Now being in the 3rd trimester, j can hardly find a good position to sleep at night without having to wake up 3-4 times. Also because now the bladder is being pressured. It breaks my sleep and I will
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Stretching helped me a lot. Every night whenever I feel uncomfortable, I'll do simple stretches. Hope it helps you too.
we bought a maternity pillow on carousell for about $52 .. super worth it. now we have 2 !! lol coz my girls find it so comfy! !
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Ooops, no wonder! I love teas, and milo and coffee! I limit my intake of coffee and Milo to once a week, but I still drink tea like once a day. Singapore weather is so warm and humid, I drink water at
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Hey I'm 32 weeks as well and i feel ur pain. I didn't invest in a pregnancy pillow. Just keep one under my tummy and other behind my back. My husband massages my back and legs at night. It helps me re
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Now the many many pillows also not helping... Really hard to sleep at night and I tend to sleep on my left, my baby keeps me awake as well by kicking and moving a lot. :) week 32 already... Just a bit
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I am a high risk mom to be for the first time. Giving birth at age 40 is taunting and being clueless of what will go on during labor scares me. Can anyone share with me if you had experience giving bi
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Hi,congratulations! I recommend you attend prenatal classes such as Hypnobirthing, which can help you learn what to expect,how to overcome your fear and things you can do to achieve natural and gentle
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As an older first time mother, you will be more likely to be offered medical interventions during the birth. If you’re 40 or older, you may be offered induction at 39 weeks to 40 weeks because it may
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Hi I am not 40 but close to there, also in at risk zone. I think high risks would mean higher odds to having special children and also Coz physically we need to push our baby out. Gynae can use suctio
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