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Not Pursuing a Career Outside the Home – Have I made the Right Decision?

16 June 2014 – 2:56 am | 7 Comments

If you have chosen a life as a Mom who does not pursue a career outside the home, and instead, fully look after and raise your child or children, I’m sure this thought ever crossed …

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Activity Idea for Toddlers : Brown Paper Tree

30 May 2014 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | No Comment

I don’t know about you, but we have quite a bit of ‘brown paper’ at home.
You know, the type you’d use to cover the kids’ school books with!
So anyway, the other day, I thought Brie …

One of the Simplest Watercolour Activities for Toddlers

19 May 2014 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | No Comment
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I must say, this is probably one of the simplest activities for toddlers, that involves watercolour.
Crayon PLUS watercolour PLUS straw!

I drew stars on the drawing paper using a crayon
(so you can still see the drawing, …

Making : Leaf Prints with Real Leaves

22 February 2014 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids, Inspirational | No Comment
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The other day, as I walked with Brie, we spotted this piece of leaf and I thought, it’d be nice if Brie made leaf patterns out of it.
And so we took it home, and we …

Making : Marble Maze, Out of a Shoe Box

28 January 2014 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | No Comment

One of the things that I know I have been doing so much less than when we’re still back in Singapore is : crafting!
So, here’s one post on what we made recently : a Marble …

Checking Out : MURI (Museum Rekor-Dunia Indonesia), Jakarta


The month of December is here.
Which means school days, tests and exams are over for the year!
(Read: a good break for all of us! * YAY!*)
Now, the next challenge is : What do we do? …

Activity Idea for Kids : Creating a Drawing from Shapes

22 November 2013 | Posted in: Crafts & Activity Ideas for Kids | No Comment

This is something that our 9.5yo Anya, in particular, enjoys doing.
I’d draw different shapes, at random, on a piece of paper.
And she’ll then create a drawing, any drawing, based on the shapes.
Like for example, see …