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What Kind of a ‘Break’ Do Our Children Get?

20 July 2015 – 4:41 am | 4 Comments

 
Came across an interesting quote the other day:
“One thing I know for sure about raising children is that every single day a kid needs discipline…. But also every single day a kid needs a break.”
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Instilling Responsibility Since Young

27 March 2015 | Posted in: Daily, Parenting | No Comment
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Are our children given the chance to help out and contribute to their home?

In our family, we believe all children need to know how they are important members of the family.
And we believe, it is …

Relocating to Jakarta, and Coping with the Change!

6 March 2015 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | 2 Comments
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‘It’s okay. Jakarta is okay too. You’ll do fine living there.’
Out of nowhere, a friend who lived in Singapore said that to us to ‘cheer us up’ after seeing how we faced the big flood …

Underwater Shots!

28 February 2015 | Posted in: Daily, Photography | 2 Comments
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Well apparently … smiling for the camera – while underwater – is not as easy as it looks! =)
Glad to have taken some shots of the family, underwater, while we all went to Waterbom PIK …

Happy Lunar New Year!!

19 February 2015 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
hongbao lantern chinese new year candle gong xi kung hey fat choy hidajat

Best wishes to you all in the coming year!!

PS: Btw, the kids love their hand-made hongbao lanterns =) With little candles placed inside, they did lit up nicely, we reckon =)
 

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

10 February 2015 | Posted in: Daily, Parenting | 36 Comments
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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 …