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In Her Shoes : Adeline Chong

May 7, 2015

Whimsigirl x Nelissa Hilman In Her Shoes Adeline of snackfood _1Describe a perfect Mother’s Day.
To celebrate the first Mother’s Day with this shoot

What are the name of your child and how old is she?

Jade Khoo, 18 months
Whimsigirl x Nelissa Hilman In Her Shoes Adeline of snackfood _2Describe your day-to-day routine as a working mom.
Planning 10 things at one time, every time

How would you describe your motherhood journey?
So far so good!

What was the one thing that you wished you knew before becoming a mom?
to have babies earlier in life because they are so darn cute

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Jade wears Whimsigirl’s Bujang kriketa Playsuit

How has your style changed since becoming a mom?
To say NO with a flair

What are the three mom essentials that you can’t live without?
A steady pair of flats, wet wipes and time-out

What surprised you the most about being a mom?
That I’m like my mother

Any tricks of the trade that you’ve picked up along the way?
there’s no concept of fear in babies below 1yo / perfect time to toilet train and swim

What do you love most about being a mom?
To watch her grow
Whimsigirl x Nelissa Hilman In Her Shoes Adeline of snackfood _4What’s your favourite thing to do with your child?
Teaching her 4-syllabus words (A-VA-CA-DO)

Is there anything that you swear you’d never do as a mom that has gone out the window?
That I’ll never breakdown in front of her

What is the one thing about your mom that you love most?
That nothing is illogical

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Adeline wears Nelissa Hilman’s Duma (Bluette)

If you could do anything for your child, what would it be?
to teach her financial independence
What has motherhood taught you?
That i’m capable, to the extend of complete

What do you want your child to remember about you?
That i made her feel secured

Did you have any traditions with your mom that you now share (or would like to share) with your child?
The Christmas trees and fairy lights are back