the melodramatic mouse is now mellomom
Today is the day! Never have I seen such unity by my fellow Malaysians for one cause: Change. This is my 2nd time voting — the crowd is magnified compared to my 1st — and I’m excited to hurry join the cause. Every vote counts! The morning was hot and the people were many. I [...]
Hear ye! Hear ye! Calling all amazing Nursing Mommies out there. Come support this incredible cause this September and help make a change of how important breastfeeding is for our babies. If you missed it last year, this is your chance! What is this? 5-minute flash mob to celebrate breastfeeding (Milksharing Week, The Breastfeeding Charter [...]
Among all the hypnobirthing audio by Marie Mongan, this is my favourite. I have been listening to this track every night since I was 22 weeks pregnant. Thanks to Joanne for sharing! I have to confess that the words are such a comfort and Mongan’s voice so soothing that this has become my lullaby too. [...]
All set for Class HypnoBirthing Bible, Handouts & Hypno Audios Our Verdicts: We attended our final class — 5 total, 3 hours each — last Saturday evening with WaiHan. In our group were four other couples, three of them having boys and one having a girl The classes are held at WaiHan’s home in Shah [...]
What is it? Watch this video and be inspired! Super Snack Contraption Is it really 100% child proof? My Verdict: Were you wow-ed by the advertisement above? I certainly was and immediately purchased — not 1 but 2 Gyro Bowls! It’s definitely an “Aunty” trap and I fell right in When I shared this video [...]
I nearly overlooked this gem — the Youtube below — while browsing through my Facebook’s news feed yesterday. It’s a good thing that I left it opened in another window, else I wouldn’t have remembered to watch it earlier. And if it wasn’t for that little bit of fate, I wouldn’t be able to share [...]
I really enjoyed reading this book and was thoroughly inspired by it. It was an enlightenment to finally be out of the dark, clouded by many misconceptions and stereotypes of natural birth as seen on tv. Here are some of my favourite quotes and awareness excerpted from the book, with links for further reading and [...]
I came across the term Hypnobirthing when I was 5 months pregnant with Nate. Unfortunately I stopped there and did not explore further. If this is your first pregnancy, I hope you will find out more and not just rely on your Obgyn like I did. With the word Hypno being short for hypnosis, you [...]
My Verdict: I think I was around 6 months pregnant with Natey, when I saw this book on Dr Tan’s book shelf. The title immediately caught my attention. I thought to myself, finally someone have the courage to say it out loud and even published a book! Not all pregnancies are a bed of roses. [...]
Did the book title jump out at you? Surely the scarlet letter Murder did. With today being Good Friday, there’s no better timing than today to understand what today is all about — a day of injustice that was premeditated and willed the Passion of Christ, 2000 years ago. Today is that Day We shouted [...]
1. of, like, or befitting melodrama.
2. exaggerated and emotional or sentimental; sensational or sensationalized; overdramatic.
3. melodramatics, melodramatic writing or behavior.
[n. mous; v. mouz]
1. any similar small animal of various rodent and marsupial families.
2. a quiet, timid person.
3. Slang. a girl or woman.