#BlogWaladi: Puzzle Foam Mats Are Apparently Bad for Kids

I just learned recently from a friend that foam play mats are made with questionable materials that could affect the health of a child. We've had the mats for over a year now and I never thought of googling whether they're good or bad for some reason, but now that I have, I found out that they were banned in a couple of European countries for emitting high levels of form amide, a toxic industrial…

#BlogWaladi: Celebrating Brian’s Two Years in Pictures

It's true what they say that "Time flies when you're having fun". Brian has officially turned two on Saturday and the past 24 months have been tiring but thrilling, exciting and more importantly rewarding. Raising a kid is a tough task but we're enjoying *almost* every moment of it and I'm making sure I document every milestone he achieves and pretty much everything he does, whether it's smiling, crying, sleeping, pooping, peeing on us during…
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#BlogWaladi: Brian’s First Hair Cut (Before & After)

10 months ago
We ended up going to PiiXELZ at ABC Dbayyeh for Brian’s first hair cut after I failed to convince my wife to let me do it 😛 The staff were friendly, Brian was surprisingly calm ...
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#BlogWaladi: Children-Only Hair Salons in Lebanon

10 months ago
We’ve been delaying Brian’s first haircut for quite some time but we’ve finally decided to do it this weekend. Brian has straight blonde hair with curls at the tips (he definitely didn’t take that from ...
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#BlogWaladi: Brian is Climbing Out of His Crib

11 months ago
It was a proud moment seeing Brian climb on the couch the first time but once we realized he loves to climb everything and anything, it becomes a serious issue. It started with the couch, ...
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#BlogWaladi: Baby Brian’s #SaintBerbara Costumes

11 months ago
We were celebrating the Saint Berbara this weekend and the tradition says that we should dress up in costumes and visit family, friends and neighbors to wish them well. The tradition also involves singing Berbara ...
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#BlogWaladi: Brian’s #CheerioChallenge Picture on MTV’s Connected Segment

1 year ago
So I decided to do the #CheerioChallenge with Brian today in the afternoon and next thing you know the picture got featured on MTV’s Connected segment tonight. It even got to the top posts under ...
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#BlogWaladi: Baby Brian’s First F1 Experience

1 year ago
Prior to the F1 showrun that took place a couple of weeks ago, The Red Bull F1 team made two stops in the Cedars and Byblos. Since I couldn’t take Brian to the show run ...
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#BlogWaladi: Clashing Parenting Styles & How To Deal With Grand Parents

1 year ago
Even if you have the sweetest parents and in-laws, there will come a time when one of them or both will get on your nerves when they are offering unsolicited advice on how to care ...
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#BlogWaladi: Celebrating Baby Brian’s First Easter

1 year ago
Easter is the one of the most colorful and festive holidays and we are celebrating Brian’s first Easter this year. Even though there aren’t that many age-appropriate activities for a 9-month old baby, we made ...
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