Tag: health

  • Chinese Hawthorn Malt Drink

    Chinese Hawthorn Malt Drink

    Chinese Hawthorn Malt Drink. So, how does sticky poo relate to appetite? From sticky stool to better appetite? … here is my recent little discovery. I have two sons, one who doesn’t eat much or rather, he eats very little and at times just rejects food, another always calls out “mum mum”. Nope, he isn’t…

  • Double-Boiled Pear

    Double-Boiled Pear

    Double-Boiled Pear. Cough, cough, cough. This is one of the ailments I most hated and it pains me to see my kids coughing. Seemingly that the flu season is getting more frequent compared to probably a decade ago. The Paediatrician clinic seems to be always packed kids with runny noses or cough. When you have…

  • Snow Fungus Red Dates Dessert

    Snow Fungus Red Dates Dessert

    The weather has been warm recently. Of course this is common in Singapore. What is more common at home, is my mum will always make some cooling sweet soup dessert for us to “cool” our body in this always warm weather. When I said “cool”, the dessert may be served warm but it could reduce…

  • How to beat the Postnatal Blues without drugs?

    How to beat the Postnatal Blues without drugs?

    How to beat the Postnatal Blues without drugs? This is a serious topic and putting a serious topic in a light-hearted way is difficult. But, I will try. UNDERSTANDING POSTNATAL BLUES Not all women get post-natal blues after delivery but it is common to slip into some form of baby blues or post-natal blues during…

  • How to pick a ripe Avocado?

    How to pick a ripe Avocado?

    How to pick a ripe Avocado? “什么梨怎么吃都吃不饱?” (In English, what pear is never full/filled no matter how much you have eaten?) 。。。 。。。 答案:鳄梨 (Answer: Avocado … the Chinese name pronunciation sounds like hungry pear) This joke sounds a bit lame (冷笑话), it is just meant for some fun. 1. How to pick a nice…