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Nadia Azmi

One Spring Night : The Stigma Toward Single Parents

The synopsis on Netflix read that it was about two people who fell in love unexpectedly. Another typical K-Drama love story, I thought. (Although typical, most of them have proven to be of excellent production quality, meaningful storylines and impeccable acting. Think Asian Hollywood,…

July 19, 2021

Confessions of a Single Mom

This entry is dedicated to all the strong women out there. P R O L O G U E  Aku seorang wanita. Aku seorang wanita yang telah engkau lukai. Sakitnya tidak terkata-kata.  Engkau angkuh. Engkau tetap angkuh walau ditimpa musibah akibat perbuatan engkau.   Aku…

January 8, 2020

When was the last time you read……a BOOK?

As a mom, our time is usually robbed by daily household chores, the antics of our children and for some – a day job! Perhaps “being robbed” is too harsh in this context, considering that these duties are actually rewarding and worthwhile, down to…

March 5, 2019

Beranak di Hospital KERAJAAN vs SWASTA

Tiada kurangnya seseorang Ibu beranak di hospital kerajaan jika dibandingkan dengan hospital swasta. Bagaimanapun, ramai yang hebat berdebat tentang perbezaan kedua-dua institusi ini. Saya pun dah termasuk dalam golongan tersebut, dengan terbitnya penulisan ini. 😉 Tempat yang terbaik adalah berlandaskan pilihan dan kecenderungan seseorang…

August 12, 2018

My Labour Story: NATURAL vs INDUCED

Writer’s Note: The narration for this entry consists of the following: i) present story – *Labour of Second Child* (birth via induction); and ii) flashbacks of my first labour experience –  *Labour of First Child* (natural birth). *Week 36* People often say, subsequent pregnancies tend…

April 20, 2018

Pregnancy Update: I Feel Like a Giant, Immobile Blob.

Although being pregnant takes a toll on our physical and mental state, it’s one of the most rewarding blessings.  The physical implications include endless exhaustion, high consumption of energy and of course, body changes (due to giving birth, breastfeeding, running around like a maniac,…

March 6, 2018

YES but LESS to Screen Time

“I’m never giving my child the iPad at a young age!” I proudly said to my two friends, who were already parents. We were chatting about the boon and bane of the addictive device. “No, no, noooo. My kid is gonna be reading books,”…

January 18, 2018

From Corporate Executive to SAHM to Mom Advocate. Here’s My Story.

This story is dedicated to my daughter who has taught me the passion of love.   NARRATION *Cue whimsical music* *Whimsical music fades* Far, far away in the kingdom of Fabulousville, in the deep winter cold, a baby girl was born. Her name was Nadia.…

January 4, 2018

Pengalaman Pertama di Jungle Gym Atria!

Pertama kali menjejak kaki ke dalam Atria Shopping Gallery, saya dapat selami isi hati ibu bapa lain yang gemar membawa anak-anak ke sini. Selain daripada tempat permainan yang besar, kompleks membeli-belah ini tidak dikunjungi dengan begitu ramai orang walaupun pada waktu hujung minggu. Kami…

December 22, 2017

Buying TOYS from Lazada: Yay or Nay?

Online shopping is like THE thing these days, right? I have to admit, I’m a late bloomer when it comes to virtual shopping. I was never really keen of the idea of going online to purchase items. I can’t look at the real thing.…

November 29, 2017