• Let's Talk Breast Feeding,  Mommy,  mommydil

    An Ode to My Breast Pump..

    And just like that, my pumping journey has come to a close. I sold off my breast pump last week, and I think that made it real. It is funny, but I felt emotional giving it away. The only thing I asked was that she use it well, and stay committed in her journey to breastfeed. Pumping! Sigh. Yay I don’t have to do it anymore, but yeah, closing a chapter is always bittersweet. This is my tribute! (Am I loony or what?). An Ode to My Breast Pump All those long nights I stayed awake, Your buzzing my only company when everyone slept. Giving me reason and strength To…

  • New Born

    Welcome, Ayan Kunnummal Rehman

    Promises to Keep.. By Yours Truly.. As we hold you and look into your tiny eyes… As you fill us, your Daddy and Umma with sheer awe… Reminding us of our words to you nine months ago… We want to say that we promise you this again… We promise to make you our priority… To give you a home filled with love and laughter.. To give you care, hugs and lots of kisses… To make you our number one… We promise to love and value each other… To let you grow up in a happy and blessed abode… To teach you the importance of a close-knit family… To let you…

  • New Born,  Pregnancy

    Shopping Time..

    In some cultures, and according to some beliefs, many couples choose to wait till the baby is born to do the shopping. A lot of people advised me against shopping as well, but personally, I believe that we should always hope for the best. And the fact there was a lot of things to buy and a lot of shops to go to makes shopping for a new arrival an exciting but herculean task. It is very important that you make a list of things you want to buy, and also do a little bit of research in each item. Nowadays, there are so many different kinds of everything, at…