A new mother’s confinement period is an important one. It’s a period for rest, recuperation, and bonding with her newborn bundle of joy. Chores like meals and cleaning are usually kept to a minimum during this time because nutrition and diet need extra attention in order to help her regain her health.
This is where confinement meal subscriptions come in. Prepared specially to help with appropriate nutrition, while supporting lactation and other physiological needs, these meals on demand provide a healthy and convenient option for new mums in confinement.
While traditionally the domain of Chinese health practices, confinement meals aren’t confined to just traditional Chinese dishes. You can also find Western fusion for contemporary dining, Malay and halal options for Muslim families, and vegetarian alternatives for non-meat eaters.
We look at five popular confinement meal caterers in Singapore, the cuisines they offer, and the prices of their meal packages.