Better than ice cream

What is it about babies that makes them oozing with cuteness and you just want to hold them and eat them up because they look yummier than an ice cream cone? And that sweet look they give you that makes your heart melt and when they fall asleep (finally) their peaceful little faces are enough to recharge your batteries (a nap helps also!). And even strangers will smile at you and the baby when they walk past the stroller. Some may even stop to talk to the baby especially if you’re in a restaurant.

The fact is that babies are oozing with cuteness that acts like a magnet for anyone around them. They’re just irresistible and they know it too.

Sibling love

When I was pregnant with my daughter I was a bit apprehensive about how my son would respond to her. He had been an only child for 7 years, would he be jealous that somebody would come and share his space? How would he react to her taking up so much of my time and me not being available for him as much as I used to. Would the age difference come in the way of them being playmates when she’s older?

She’s 9 months now and I think I was worried for nothing. My son absolutely dotes on his sister. He says that she’s the cutest baby in the universe and he’s the luckiest brother. Every time we want him to get off the iPad we tell him to play with his baby sister. My daughter seems destined not to be a girly girl. She loves playing with her brother’s toys even the creepy ones.

I guess I have nothing to worry about and can look forward to seeing this brother-sister relationship blossom in the future.