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Car Talks : Three Types of People and Their Responsibilities

17 October 2014 – 6:28 pm |

Living in Jakarta, I find myself spending a lot of time with the kids ON THE ROAD.
And after a while, I kind of realised that that’s where we discuss many issues and important values too.
Now …

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Brie : 3 Years, 5 Months

24 October 2014 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
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So how has it been raising Brie who is now 3 years and 5 months old?
Hmm. Let’s see.
Here’s how I’d describe what she’s like these days:
… chatty
… LOVES dancing
… LOVES singing and making up songs …

Outdoor Activities for Families: More Possible in Singapore than in Jakarta, But …

26 September 2014 | Posted in: Daily | One Comment
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When I compare how Anya and Vai grew up in Singapore and how Brie started living in Jakarta at the age of 10 months, I notice something different.
Brie has SOOO much less exposure to the …

Featuring : Water Resistant ‘Squids Sunglasses’

29 August 2014 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
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Here’s one of Anya’s must-bring items when we go out and about : her Squids sunglasses =)
They fit so well, and guess what?
They come in different colours and in smaller sizes too, like, for children …

Brie : 3 Years, 3 Months

25 August 2014 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
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Four days ago, our little Brie turned 3 years and 3 months old.
Here are some quick updates on her:
She speaks quite fluently in Indonesian.
She knows her colours, and is learning the alphabets.
She loves to hug …

Vai’s 8th Birthday (and His Request for a Lego Cake!)

22 August 2014 | Posted in: Daily | 6 Comments
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The day that our little man has been waiting for finally arrived!
Two days ago, Vai turned EIGHT! =)
He’s been talking about it since last month.
What kind of cake will Mommy be making? Can I please …

Making : Sheep and Lamb Painting on Canvas

18 August 2014 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | No Comment
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Here’s one of Anya’s drawings, before she went and painted it on canvas.
And you know what?
For some weird reason, after seeing this drawing, I had the urge to paint on canvas – just something. Anything!
It’s …