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‘Training’ Older Siblings to Care For Younger Ones

18 January 2015 – 2:54 pm | 2 Comments

When there is more than one child in the family, as parents we naturally wish our children all get along well with each other.
The reality is however, it most likely does NOT happen naturally.
Well of …

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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 …

When Youtube is not always Bad for our Kids

16 December 2014 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids, Parenting | 2 Comments
anya_manga drawing mccrilley

Out of the many things we share with the kids, one of them is:
We need to be extra careful with the internet.
It has lots and LOTS of rubbish. 
But, at the same time, it has some …

Making : A Doll from a Recycled Bottle

6 September 2014 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | 2 Comments

Anya had this art project from school.
She’s to make a doll using a recycled bottle.
Basically, her art teacher asked his class to create a doll, of any kind, using a recycled bottle (those 500 ml …