How To Have Fun With Toddlers – 5 Art Projects To Do With Kids

By Samantha Gonzalez. Kids love to create. It’s in their nature. My belief is that we can all benefit from a regular dose of creativity. So here are 5 projects you can do with your kids to get those creative juices flowing! *Note these were designed with toddlers and preschoolers in mind, but older kids…

A Dietitian’s Guide To Baby’s First Food

By Nurfarah Hanani Amir Hamzah. New mothers are surely excited to see their babies had the first spoon fed into the mouth. When you had noticed your baby is ready to be introduced with the complementary food, it will be a wonderful experience for both mother and baby. Sometimes we might feel some pressure, whether…

Change Of Website Link

Quick announcement: the site link has changed from norshafawati.wordpress.com to simplemomjourney.com (yes, I have my own domain now, yay!). No worries, if you access the site from the old link, it will redirect you to the current site. Hope you enjoy the new look and feel. Happy reading!

The Journey Of A Simple Girl Is Now The Journey Of A Simple Mom

Hi people! After some thoughts, I have now officially changed the blog title from The Journey Of A Simple Girl to The Journey Of A Simple Mom. I have been using the previous title throughout my previous blogs on other platforms since about 12 years ago. The changes felt needed, due to the evolvement of…

5 Reasons To Care About Social Skills More Than School

By Emily Edlynn. As a child psychologist, I knew the textbook importance of all areas of child development long before I became a mother. Little did I know the real-world pressures on parents for their children to excel and reach goals that society has decided are important. When I was pregnant with my first child,…

4 Easy Ways to Mindfully Address Emotional Toddlers

By Sharon Silver. Toddlers. They’re a mix of hugs, kisses, love, screams, messes, resisting, and fun, fun, fun! They are something else, too. Developmentally, toddlers think, and act, much more like babies than kids. Many parents think toddlers are capable of Stopping. It. Right. This. Minute. They aren’t. And when a toddler doesn’t respond the…

How To Choose The Best Baby Carrier

by Dr Izam Suziani You’re in your third trimester, and you’re looking for the best baby carrier to help you take the baby out when you need to. You have a newborn in the house. It was such an enjoyable moment until your husband has to go back to work, your confinement lady is gone,…