Motherhood, Our Everyday Moments

Se-yow

Popol. Geeen. Rid. Seyow.  That is how the Lil One pronounces purple, green, red, and orange, respectively. Orange for her is se-yow! And I’m sure she doesn’t mean yellow because every time she sees the orange fruit or color orange, she says ‘Se-yow’. ‘Se-yow’, she says. ‘No, it is O-RANGE!’, I’d say. She’d cry and I’d wonder what again she…

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Motherhood, Our Everyday Moments

Our everydays

Bath-time The Lil One used to dislike bath time. But now is different. Whenever I tell her it’s ba-bath time, she immediately rushes to climb the stairs and head on to the bathroom. I’m very careful in saying the word ‘ba-bath’ nowadays, lest she climbs the stairs without my knowing. During bath time, she’d play with her toys, splash the…

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Motherhood, Our Everyday Moments

Eighteen, Nineteen

At 18 months, the Lil One started to show signs of new emotions. One night while the dad and I were washing her as part of bedtime preparation and we told her to stay still, she surprised (and baffled) us when she for the first time frowned her face, then tears welled up in her eyes, her eyes turn around the…

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Motherhood, Our Everyday Moments

Growing up so fast

The Lil One is now fifteen sixteen seventeen months old. She’s learning so fast and has quite a few tricks up on her sleeves already. Any ordinary day will turn into something special when she shows off her new skills or reaches another milestone. And the parents? Let’s just say this little kiddo have us head over heels. Some moments that simply…

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Our Everyday Moments

The first year of our Lil One

baby milestones first year infographic
Cathy / February 2, 2017

The first year of our dear Lil One in a pic. All my love! ‘Cause I’m gonna love you for the rest of my life I’m holding you safe here in this heart of mine I can’t live without you cause my soul would die You know I’m telling the truth, I’ll spend the rest of my life loving you.’

Our Everyday Moments

My heart back

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Cathy / January 15, 2017

When you leap, when you run How this heart skips a beat or two When you scream while out of my sight Or when i hear a bang from where you’re at How this feeble heart jumps at near attack Give my heart back, can you? Its settling has been long overdue Body’s got more caffeine Senses could no longer…

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