Mich, Singapore

Christmas came early... getting used to being a mum

About Mich

When should hubby stop overseas trips in 3rd trimester?
My hubby travels often for business trips overseas. When should I ask him to stop in case our baby arrive early?
Can never be sure. During my last gynae visit, gynae said baby will be in me for next 2 weeks at least but she decided to make her arrival the very next day!
Super Mum
Depends
Infant Care
I’m still debating when to send my baby to infant care vs home based nanny. How much can infants learn at infant care? At what age is best?
Super Mum
Sending mine to infant care at 4mo. I strongly believe that it'd be better for baby's growth and development although they only sleep and feed most of the time - teachers are trained and there are sti
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Weight gain
I am overweight, but I only put on 2.5kg so far at 24 weeks. Is that ok? At 20 weeks detailed scan baby’s measurements were all ok.
Super Mum
Thanks everyone. Gynae confirmed it’s fine but I also put on more weight already. 😅
As long as baby is ok everything is good. All the best to you!
VIP Member
Dun worry, all is going to be fine
As long as doc said ok and baby is healthy is good :)
I’m at 32 weeks.. put on a total of 15 kg so far :(
Portable breast pump?
I have bought a Spectra S1+ and am unsure if I should still get a portable electric dual pump for work, travel, etc. please recommend! TIA
VIP Member
Portable ones like S9 or medela freestyle. S1 can put at home, cos bulky. Its more convenient to bring electric pump, not so tiring..