Valentine’s Gifts for Mum: A Gift Guide

I know, I know, Christmas is barely over and here you are faced with another gift guide! And another occasion. But hey, this one’s extra special as it’s Valentine’s Day (I’m not so much the mush V-day type of person, but this is a Valentine’s…

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Mumspeak #2: Your top Mom Pet-Peeve

Welcome back to the second edition of #Mumspeak. If it’s your first time here, #Mumspeak is a monthly series where I put forth a parenting-related/ mum or dad-centric question, and invite parent bloggers to give their honest, unadulterated answers/ views/ opinions.   This week is…

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Mumspeak #1: What does Motherhood mean to you?

Welcome to the first edition of #Mumspeak, where I put forth a parenting-related/ mum or dad-centric question, and invite parent bloggers to give their honest, unadulterated answers/ views/ opinions. Being a mum blogger and Tales from Mamaville being a blog about motherhood, I’m kickstarting this…

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Love is in the air (or is it?)

Come February, and hearts, flowers and everything red jumps out at you, because Cupid’s Day is just around the corner. But for me, Valentine’s Day is a) over-hyped b) over-consumerised and c) under-rated… for Mums! Because while lovers/couples without children will wake up to heart-shaped balloons/…

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An ode to wetwipes

If you ever told me to write an ode to a wet wipe Before I became a mum I wouldn’t think its much fun But here I am Mum to 3-year-old Little Man All set to type My heartfelt thanks to a wet wipe For…

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Why mums like me blog…

Ever since I started blogging about motherhood and toddlerhood and everything else that falls under that umbrelIa, I am often asked two questions: 1. What do you blog about (meaning what is it that you write about?) 2. Why do you blog? I'm now proud…

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Baby v/s Mummy: Who Wins?

One of the MANY things I’ve learnt as a mother is that motherhood is ALWAYS a trade in. You win some, you lose some. As a mum, you cannot have your cake and eat it too. Mums have got to choose their battles wisely… and be ready to throw…

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