Fatherhood – The myths, the legends and the questions

Carissa Dhea is now almost a month old, and it looks like those so called 'sleepless nights' my dad warned me about are proving to be true. Perhaps showing off her lungs are now 100%...

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...

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...

Gearing into fatherhood: The last lap!

I am actually counting the days before I 'upgrade' my status to another level soon, and despite having nine months to prepare myself, I am still having mixed feelings about all the changes I...

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...