Fatherhood – She doesn’t want me

Carissa turned 11-months last Monday the 16th, and it came with a fever.  By far, it must be the highest and longest so far. The fever started on Saturday night when I noticed her forehead...

Is it a Boy or Girl?

Probably the biggest and most common question I get when someone knows my wife is expecting is whether it's a boy or girl, and with the nine months almost up, the moment of truth...

Fatherhood – The change of a routine

Well, over the past two years, my role has changed drastically from being a single-can have time for a lot of things-person, to someones husband, and now, an upgraded to becoming ones father. Single...

Carissa Dhea: A Christmas miracle

The bag you see above has been in the car ever since the 21st of December. Ever since Carissa was admitted, there was this hope that she would be discharged from the Special Babies...

Hoping for a faster recovery

It's been close to a week since Carissa Dhea was born, and sadly, she is still very much hospitalized. Her condition is improving with her now finishing up her antibiotics, feeding well and the...

The sleepless nights continue – Nightmares in children

You know how most parents say that sleep would be a luxury? Well, my girl is like 25 months, and the sleepless nights are back, like a sequel of a movie. While she would go...

Carissa Dhea: The name, the princess, the fighter

Today marked a historical day in my life. After weeks of anxious waiting, my baby girl, Carissa Dhea is finally born. I am now officially someones father, and the feeling is undeniably 'weird' because I...