Raising a child in Singapore can be pretty expensive, just childcare alone can reach up to over a thousand dollars a month even after deducting subsidies given by the Government. When I was a new mother, there were some financial mistakes which I had made and wished that I wasn’t so consumed by the excitement of having a baby while making certain decisions. If I could turn back time, there are definitely some things which I would have done differently.
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Asher goes to a 2 hour playgroup so I had to make sure that his diaper could withhold pee for that long without any leakages. I also wanted a diaper which required no change throughout night so that I could have uninterrupted sleep.
I’m no stranger to Moony Diapers, having heard so much about it from friends and reading all the raves online. So imagine my delight and excitement when I got to try the Moony Man L Size Pants on Asher.
It has been a long time since I wore sanitary pads since the switch to tampons. Unfortunately for a baby, there’s no other option when it comes to diapers. And so, like most new parents, hubby and I have been trying out a number of brands in bid to see which one fits our little one best.
Just to share my views on a bunch of brands we have tried out.
My obsession with wet wipes started out when I first discovered powder wipes in Hongkong. Due to the hot, humid weather during summer, I was perspiring as I shopped around the streets. And then I found my savior; the Biore Sara Sara Powder Wipes. These sheets are not only cool and refreshing, it also leaves your skin feeling clean and dry after usage.
Now that I am a mommy, I am obsessed over other types of wet wipes. In fact, there’s a wet wipe for everything nowadays; from tooth wipes to pacific wipes. There’s the essential wipes for cleaning butts and then there’s the handy wet tissues for any type of emergencies.