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Parenting: The Importance of Both the Brain and the Heart

26 October 2016 – 10:48 am |

[Appreciation and politeness to be shown to others, at all times]

As parents, we want our children to study well. We teach them the importance of their education.
We remind them about completing their homework and preparing …

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Checking Out: Bounce Street Asia, Indoor Trampoline Park, North Jakarta!


We checked out this Indoor Trampoline Park the other day!
Sooo easily found, btw.
It’s located just behind McDonalds Artha Gading, North Jakarta!

All five of us went as a family.
And umm, ALL FIVE OF US went …

Experimenting : Cool ‘Science Magic’ using Matchsticks

22 January 2016 | Posted in: Daily, Video | No Comment
science matchsticks

Our 9.5yo Vai finds science fascinating.
He loves the different kinds of experiments done at his school’s science club (How fun and inspiring the teacher is, plays a great deal here, if you ask me =)
So …

Explosions and Shootings in Jakarta : We Can Choose To NOT Be Scared

14 January 2016 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | No Comment

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Explosions took place this morning in Jakarta.
Followed by some shootings.
The city (and millions around the world) was shocked.
We watched the news updates on TV.
I received photos and so many ‘forwarded Whatsapp messages’ (many …

Blessed Christmas 2015

25 December 2015 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | No Comment
hidajat family_christmas 2015

May this Christmas be a time for us to remember that it is not about giving and receiving gifts, nor it is about shopping and holidays.
Christmas is the day we celebrate the birth of Jesus …

Pet Snakes : Fearful due to Little Exposure to them?

23 December 2015 | Posted in: Daily | No Comment
ular snakes kids

Food for thought:
Often, one is fearful of something because there is little or no exposure to it?

A few weeks ago, we had this encounter with 3 snakes.
(No, they’re not ours. They belong to someone else =)
I …