Serifa G, Brunei Darussalam

First time mommy

About Serifa G

What brand of formula does your baby (under 1 year old) take?

We are using Enfamil formula for our baby (1 month old) due to breastfeeding and supply (and demand) issues. What do you use?

Daycare or family relative/friend or grandma after going back to work?

What do you think?
U mean who to take care baby? 1st choice is go for someone trusted and willing to take care

for newborn baby that is having difficulty to latch, can I start pumping 5x a time (power pump 2x/day) and slowly increase?

Still feeling tired/dizzy after each pump session and sometimes don't get any yield in a pump session. I've only done it a few days after coming back from hospital and 4-5x per day as I tend to oversl

Asian mums. Are there newborn sizes or just 0-3?

Buying baby clothes from Lazada/Shopee and noticed they are 0-3 not "newborn" size. Some even 0-6. For those online shoppers did your full term babies fit in the 0-3 at birth or did you need to get ne
New born grow out fast. Dun sweat abt it.

i had a cup of instant premix coffee and a cup of pudding milk tea today. will baby be ok

I'm 35+4 didn't know Nescafé blend and brew and Taiwan milk tea are high in caffeine so I totaled them up and it said 700mg. Will baby be ok or do I need to rush to L&D to check
Just need to monitor. It should be fine...

which hurts more, episiotomy or csection? contractions, or stitching in vaginal birth?

Just curious. 35+2
Thats something i like to know too
All 3 are options
I think csection recovery takes a long timeee but i think both csect n episiotomy will be no feeling under epi or GA.. Contractions hurt like a bitch hahaha stitching no feeling la cos i took happydur

Any ways of doing postnatal nutrition (confinement meals) vegetarian?

So my parents are now devout Buddhists and they think it isn't a good idea getting chickens slaughtered etc to use traditional confinement methods, can't buy alcohol etc. My mil has no idea as she is
Can try to Google recipe online?

Is there anyone who isn't being given the GTT by your doc/clinic? did you test manually for your blood sugar?

As mentioned
It's compulsory at my clinic though
Hi... unless you’re diabetic and need to monitor your blood sugar level constantly, you need to check on own. I just wait for the next check up to check on blood sugar

how soon before your due date do you cut down on your intake?

My lady boss is concerned that I am 8 months pregnant and eating like a horse. She is recommending I cut down on my intake one month before my due date unless I want to get a CS. I am due in the 2nd l
It all depends on your baby's weight. Some gynae would recommend mummies with smaller baby to eat more while mummies with bigger baby to control diet.

Asian moms.. did you need nipple butter/cream?

Just getting prepared :)
Palmer's and Medela are great brands.
Yep, it definitely helps!