Taking it to the slopes
If you are the fashion wild child who has a temperament for winter sports, rejoice in the fact that Sretsis has just unveiled a full-fledged skiwear collection that Sretsis gals (and children!) can take to the slopes. Titled “The Dreamers”, the fall/winter 2020 collection features truly show-stopping ski suits, down jackets, overalls and leggings that are not a mere slapping on of cloud, floral and leopard prints onto skiwear.As Sretsis founder and eldest sister Klyduan Sukhahuta tells us, their first foray into skiwear all started when Sretsis was approached by a local producer of winter spor...
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Meghan Markle Opens Up About Her Miscarriage
Duchess Meghan Markle has revealed she was pregnant with a second child in early 2020 but ultimately suffered a miscarriage in July.The Duchess wrote in an opinion piece written for the New York Times that she was changing the diaper of her first child, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, when she felt a sharp cramp. “I dropped to the floor with him in my arms, humming a lullaby to keep us both calm, the cheerful tune a stark contrast to my sense that something was not right,” she wrote. “I knew, as I clutched my firstborn child, that I was losing my second.”The royal went on to describe the ...
Meghan Markle reveals she suffered miscarriage over the summer
Meghan Markle has revealed she suffered a miscarriage over the summer.The Duchess of Sussex on Wednesday opened up in a New York Times opinion piece about the “unbearable grief” caused by her loss, which she said was “experienced by many but talked about by few.” She recalled how it all started with “a sharp cramp” one July morning while she was changing the diaper of her first child with Prince Harry, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, who was born in 2019.“I dropped to the floor with him in my arms, humming a lullaby to keep us both calm, the cheerful tune a stark contrast to my sense that...
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Does your child have a speech delay? Here's how to get them talking
Some three-year-olds love to talk, while other children of the same age sit around silently, saying a word or two every now and then - or just pointing to what it is they want. At what point should parents worry that their child isn't speaking enough?A late talker is defined as a child who speaks less than 50 words at the age of two and doesn't form two-word sentences ("Mummy ball!"). A hearing disorder or other disability needs to be ruled out, says speech therapist Milena Hagemann.When the vocabulary explosion doesn't happenBut how many words do small children speak on average? For most of t...
Rachelle Ann Go is pregnant and expecting first child with Martin Spies
Rachelle Ann Go is pregnant and expecting first child with Martin SpiesJan Milo Severo(Philstar.com) – November 21, 2020 – 11:37amMANILA, Philippines — Filipino singer and international musical theater actress Rachelle Ann Go revealed that she is expecting her first baby with husband Martin Spies.In her YouTube channel, Rachelle said that she and Martin are excited to share the good news.“Surprise! It’s finally here! No more hiding secrets (and bumps)! We’re so excited to tell you all about our 2020, which was undoubtedly, and quite literally, a rollercoaster of ups and downs! Martin and I are...
Mindy Kaling in awe of Reese Witherspoon's 'impressive' gifting skills
The actress, producer and writer welcomed her second child, a son named Spencer, on 3 September (20), after she chose to keep her pregnancy and baby news under wraps until after the event.Mindy is already mum to daughter Katherine, two, and in an interview with PopSugar, she opened up on the toys, clothes and mounds of food Reese gifted her after welcoming her first boy."I felt like the minute I got back from the hospital, there was a gorgeous gift for Spencer, with beautiful clothes and toys," The Office star shares. "And this is why you know a gift is from Reese Witherspoon - she also got my...
WATCH: How Candy Pangilinan overcomes challenges as single mom of child with special needs
WATCH: How Candy Pangilinan overcomes challenges as single mom of child with special needsDeni Rose M. Afinidad-Bernardo(Philstar.com) – November 18, 2020 – 5:11pmMANILA, Philippines — What keeps you going despite the ongoing pandemic and the recent typhoons that rummaged the country?For actress Candy Pangilinan, what makes her smile amid challenges is her 16-year-old son.Although Candy is a single mom to Quentin, who has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), she continues to challenge the stigma of being a parent to a child with special needs by writing the book “Mommy Dear: Our Sp...
Seattle nurse gave flu shot instead of birth control; now judge has awarded $10 million for severely disabled child's care
SEATTLE — A federal judge has awarded just over $10 million toward the future care of a severely disabled child born because a nurse at a Seattle community clinic negligently gave the mother a flu shot instead of her quarterly birth control injection.U.S. District Judge Robert Lasnik awarded the child, identified in court documents by the initials “SLP,” a total of $7.5 million for the girl’s “extraordinary medical, educational and similar expenses” that will accrue throughout her life.The judge last week awarded $1.5 million to the child’s mother, Yesenia Pacheco, and $1 million to the father...
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GUYANA-DEATH-Police probe death of nine-year-old disabled boy
Police are investigating the circumstances that led to a nine-year old disabled boy drowning in a canal on Monday afternoon after he reportedly left home without the knowledge of his relatives.Police have not released the name of the Virginia Primary School, who lived in East Coast Demerara.Media reports said that the child, who lived with his parents, was reportedly at home with his father and sister but an alarm was raised just before 6.00 pm after the boy was not seen.“As a result a search party was activated and later went into a canal on the southern side of the road where they carried ou...
ST. LUCIA-HEALTH-Toddler among new COVID cases in St. Lucia
A one year-old child from the southern city of Vieux Fort is among five new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) recorded here on Tuesday.The Ministry of Health and Wellness said that the other cases range in ages from 13 to 54 years pushing the island’s total to178.“All of these individuals, after being assessed and tested for COVID-19, were placed in quarantine by health practitioners while awaiting receipt of their test results. Three of these cases were identified through the contact tracing process and an epidemiological link has been established for these three cases,” the ministry said.T...