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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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Making: Paper People

30 June 2010 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids, Daily | No Comment

Gee. I have so many ‘Activity for Kids idea‘ posts waiting to be shared. Errr, as well as recent Jakarta trip posts, and Batam trip posts, and …
Not sure if I’d ever get to share …

Caring for our children’s Eyes: Tips and Recommended Reading Lamp

29 June 2010 | Posted in: Advertorial, Daily | 10 Comments

As parents, we naturally encourage our children to look at pictorial books, read, scribble, draw, or write.
And when it comes to doing such activities, we usually apply these three basic ‘rules’ (in order to protect …

Jakarta Trip: We’re Back!

28 June 2010 | Posted in: Daily | 4 Comments

We have just returned from our two-week holiday trip to Jakarta.
And it was one of those trips where we managed to do quite a lot of different stuff with our families!
More than usual, I’d say.
Family outdoor …

Visiting Batam: Journey towards Tanjung Uma’s homes

27 June 2010 | Posted in: Photography, Places to Visit | No Comment

Our Everyday Things is one of the top ten finalists in Singapore Blog Awards 2010, under ‘Best Photography Blog’ category. You can still vote for me once a day until Wednesday, June 30th. Do visit …

Visiting Batam: Tanjung Uma in Black and White

24 June 2010 | Posted in: Photography, Places to Visit | 4 Comments

Here’re my most memorable and meaningful moments during our recent visit to Batam.
It was when we checked out Tanjung Uma, the first and oldest traditional fisherman village in Batam.
I’ll share more photos and stories soon.
For …