|Tables 1, 2 & 3 and the CDE Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Galleria was filled with gorgeous belly blessed women with 12 tables|
|Who doesn't like games???|
SmartParenting.com.ph celebrates of motherhood and all of its adventures by kicking off this year's Smart Parenting Baby Shower at the Crowne Plaza Manila last April 22, 2017.
"An expectant mom, especially a new mom, is excited, but she is also anxious about her childbirth -- she has tons of questions. With Smart Parenting's Baby Shower, we hope we can give her answers and ease her worries. We want her to feel that the workshop is her comfort zone!"
Leah Nemil - San Jose, Smart Parenting, Editor-in-Chief
The day was filled with much passion for parenthood as mommies nearing childbirth experienced an afternoon of informational talks and fun activities from experts.
The first talk was given by Kate delos Reyes and Mish Maravilla from LATCH Philippines, a non-profit organization that offers quality lactation education and peer counseling services to mothers. Kate and Mish shared the A-to-Zs and benefits of breastfeeding, plus discussed latching positions and breast supply.
|Ms Kate delos Reyes|
|If that cannot convince you to breastfeed, what else will???|
|Mish Maravilla on Breastfeeding 101|
|Breast is Best!|
Model, blogger, columnist, and Belo Baby's mombassador, Kelly Misa-Hernandez shared her experience as a first-time mother and how she overcame the struggle of finding the perfect baby skin products for her son's sensitive skin.
|one beautiful 1st time mom, Kelly Misa-Hernandez|
Edward Cuenca, an instructor from American Safety and Health Institute and level-9 instructor-trainer for basic and advanced emergency courses, gave light on the importance of first aid for infants. He demonstrated CPR and Heimlich Maneuver for infants.
|All ears on Mr Cuenca|
|Can a pregnant person can perform CRP?|
And finally, Betty San Luis, Certified Doula, the main childhood mentor of Birthing is a Blessing, a child birth mentoring and doula support service, demonstrated prenatal relaxation and proper breathing techniques. A certified doula is a trained labor and birth support person who provides continous physical, emotional, and informational support to the mother and partner during pregnancy, childbirth and post-partum.
|Certified Doula, Betty San Luis|
|this birthing technique is not for the faint hearted|
After all the activities, expectant mommies are treated with a sumptuous buffet with an exciting line of prizes from the event's Major Sponsor Belo Baby, and generous concessionaires: Snug - A - Hug, Mommy Treats, Baby Leaf, Wink, The Nest, Miracle Blanket, Wallaby Mommy, Mega Malunggay, Blanqui, Baby K' Tan, Giant Carrier, Smart Steps, Baby Mama, Seve's Mom and Babyganics.
|SP's co-presentor of the Smart Parenting Baby Shower Event BELO BABY|
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