Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Ouch, Shampoo Stings for Sleep

Kate’s running out of ideas for stealing more sleep. Any tips to share with her? (Comment if you do and I’d draw it into her life!) For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Toilet is the Way to Get Sleep

This month, Kate’s figuring out creative ways to get those Zzz. For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Faking Sleep to Get Sleep

This month, Kate’s figuring out creative ways to get those Zzz. For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Monthly Excuse to Get Sleep

This month, Kate’s figuring out creative ways to get those Zzz. For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Flu-ish Way to Get Sleep

This month, Kate’s figuring out creative ways to get those Zzz. For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Feverish Way to Get Sleep

Last 2 months were all about what happened to Kate when she didn’t get enough sleep. This month, she’s figuring out creative ways to get those Zzz. For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Sleep Deprivation Breakdown

Ahhh.. people who are sleep deprived are studied to not know they are! Are you? For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here. For how eczema affects your baby, see this post.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Sleep Deprivation affects Judgment

Seriously sleep deprivation affects judgment and interestingly, studies showed that we judged poorly on the fact that we are sleep deprived! (ie we don’t even KNOW we need more sleep!) Next week, all the past two months of sleep deprivation is heading towards a breakdown. For more Mom NeedyZz cartoon, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Clothes not Fitting anymore!

Last week, Kate realized she put on weight (from lack of sleep!). And now this discovery of clothes no longer fitting.. what’s going to happen to her? For more Mom NeedyZz cartoons, see here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Sleep Loss and Weight Gain

Moms with eczema kids get less sleep simply cos our kids don’t sleep well. For tips on helping your child sleep better, see this post. Apart from the sake of our sanity, sleeping well has the benefit of avoiding weight gain (from the loss of sleep!). When you are awake, you may tend to reach […]

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Sleep Deprivation = Memory Loss

From WebMD, it’s stated that “In 2009, American and French researchers determined that brain events called “sharp wave ripples” are responsible for consolidating memory. The ripples also transfer learned information from the hippocampus to the neocortex of the brain, where long-term memories are stored.” Don’t forget that you haven’t had a good night’s sleep and […]

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Lack of Sleep gives Dark Circles

Chronic sleep loss leads to more stress hormone cortisol, which breaks down skin collagen, making your skin looks dull and dark circles under your eyes. Beauty sleep anyone? For more of Mom NeedyZz cartoons > here!

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Depression and Sleep Deprivation

Sleep deprivation is associated with depression – it’s not sure though which causes which, but they go hand in hand! Anyone feel emotional and depressed when lack of sleep? For more of Mom NeedyZz cartoons > here!

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Lack of Sleep Makes You Stupid

Lack of sleep impairs attention, concentration, reasoning and problem solving. For more of Mom NeedyZz cartoons > here!

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Sleep Deprivation = ‘Accident’

It’s no kidding – sleep deprivation is linked to road accidents, job injuries and who knows what will happen to a sleep-deprived mom alone at home? For more of Mom NeedyZz cartoons > here!

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Mom Self-Motivational Talk

I’ve been through that – just never actually dressed up to give myself the pep talk lol! Share your self-motivational tips in any of the Mom NeedyZz cartoons here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – BFF tells it like it is

Last week, Kate was really struggling with asking for help and connecting with spouse Mark. Similar experience, anyone? Sometimes, it’s hard to ask for help.. just simply hard to even think how to ask when the day of taking care of a newborn is so energy sapping. Share your journey in any of the Mom NeedyZz […]

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – A New Mom’s Day runs by 3 hours

I confessed – I did do it all even though it was very tough in the first year of taking care of my daughter with eczema – cooking 3 dishes and a soup and cleaning the house. Share your mom’s journey and what’s on your plate in any of the Mom NeedyZz cartoons here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Post-it to Do in New Mom’s Life

Share your mom’s journey and coping mechanism for the things to do in any of the Mom NeedyZz cartoons here.

Mom NeedyZz Cartoon – Is Switching to Formula Milk a Boon or Bane?

I guess depends on whose side you’re on! Follow this breastfeeding cartoon series here.