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How our 3 Kids and I Survived the Flood, the Rain, and Walked Back Home!

10 February 2015 – 3:47 am | 36 Comments

Flood. Dear flood.
What seemed to happen in Jakarta ‘every 5 years’ has somehow become an ‘annual disaster’.
We arrived in Jakarta in March 2012 and since then, we’ve witnessed Jakarta going through this flood problem, once …

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Making : Chinese New Year Crafts (Hong Bao Fish & Fire Crackers)

26 February 2015 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | No Comment
chinese new year hong bao fire crackers

Since it is not yet 15 days after Chinese New Year, here are more Chinese New Year craft ideas to share with you! =)
We made these Hong Bao fish and fire crackers.
(We’re seriously recycling our …

Making : Hong Bao Lanterns

20 February 2015 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | No Comment

This Chinese New Year, we are back to crafting with the kids!!
Chinese New Year theme, of course! =)
We’ve made quite a bit to decorate our door, and I’ll post those photos soon! =)

For now, here …

Keeping Memories of Our Kids’ Little Hands

3 January 2015 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | No Comment
hands print brie mom

Our littlest in the family is now 3 years and 7 months old.
Growing up too fast.
And so I did something to keep the memory of her little hands =)
I cut out a piece of a …

PHOTOS: Simbolo Beach, Anyer – We Love the Beach!!

anyer beach sambolo pantai bodyboard

This is something that the 2 older kids are so excited about for quite some time!
A trip to the beach and going for some bodyboarding again!
(They went bodyboarding for the first time HERE)
I guess we’ve …

Checking Out : Kuntum Farm Field, Bogor

kuntum farm field sheep bogor tajur

So it is December.
And we’re well into our holiday break!
So, where can we go to get away from the city of Jakarta, and bring ourselves closer to nature, without spending too much time on the …