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Car Talks : Three Types of People and Their Responsibilities

17 October 2014 – 2:28 am |

Living in Jakarta, I find myself spending a LOT of time with the kids ON THE ROAD.
And after a while, I kind of discovered that that’s where the kids and I discuss important values too.
Then …

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Checking Out : Greenery in the City – Taman Jogging II (Kelapa Gading)

8 August 2014 | Posted in: Daily, Places to Visit | No Comment
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Here’s the reality if you live in Jakarta: we don’t usually spend much time in the outdoors!
*boo*
And that’s because:
1. Public transportation system here is still not convenient, so most people still drive their cars or …

Brie : Three Years Old, and Treasuring Her Little-Ness

6 August 2014 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
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Just one of those moments I’d like to treasure for years to come.
Our 3-year-old Brie, the littlest in the family, who can still curl herself up and comfortably fit into our laundry basket.

Don’t grow up …

Brie : 3 Years, 2 Months

29 July 2014 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
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“What shall I be when I grow up?”

A woman after God’s own heart,
who will strive to do what’s right
with all her God-given talents,
and be a blessing to others,
is our prayer for you, lil Brie.

Quick updates …

Things Children Say : Air-Filled Mommy!

23 July 2014 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
Things Children Say : Air-Filled Mommy!

As two motorbikes swooshed past our car, my 3yo Brie saw the riders and their ‘air-filled’ jackets, and said,
Look! Mommy! Why are the men fat?
Oh, there’s air in their jackets …
*3 second pause*
They’re like …

Birthdays : That Thing about Aging

20 July 2014 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | 4 Comments
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[A shot with my 71yo Mom and 90yo Grandma!]
 
I turned 38 some 3 weeks ago.
And it was like, gee … THIRTY EIGHT?
Somehow, some 15 -20 years ago, when I looked at those who’re in their …

Playing Sports : 10 Principles We Share with Our Kids

10 July 2014 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | 2 Comments
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I asked  Vai earlier today,
Why do you think you like to play tennis, Vai?
*3 second pause*
Because Daddy plays tennis too!

Being the only boy in the family, I’m sure our soon-to-be 8 yo Vai looks up …