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5 Lessons Our Kids Can Learn From Mountain Climbing

14 January 2018 – 9:17 pm | One Comment

Someone asked our 6.5yo Brie about her recent Mount Lawu hike:
‘So did you enjoy it?’
And … Brie shook her head.
‘Oops!’, the man smiled and looked at Wilson. ☺️

To us, it is okay if our kids …

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My blog’s top banner : what do you see?

18 April 2009 | Posted in: Daily | 16 Comments

A while ago a friend of mine asked, ‘Why don’t you have a picture or a banner at the top of your blog page?’
I didn’t quite get what he meant and so I asked, ‘What …

Diamonds for my 5yo girl

17 April 2009 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids, Daily | 6 Comments

The other day Anya came up to me and asked, ‘Mommy, can I keep some diamonds?’
And I was like, ‘Why would you want to have diamonds?’
‘My friends at school have diamonds, and I’d like to …

Video : Vai and his alphabets

16 April 2009 | Posted in: Daily, Video | 5 Comments

Took this video some two weeks ago. He was about 2 years and 7 months at the time.
Though Vai knows his numbers and ‘almost’ all letters of the alphabets by now, it’s interesting how he …

Stay-at-home Mom : How to stay sane

14 April 2009 | Posted in: Daily, Parenting | 30 Comments

I’m a stay-at-home mom of two kids. And I do get asked by people about how it’s like.
Do you get bored? Frustrated?
You don’t have a live-in maid, how do you cope?
How do you juggle everything …

Errr … yes, he’s our son, the acrobat

13 April 2009 | Posted in: Daily | 2 Comments