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Thoughts: Dealing with Our Children’s Mistakes

14 September 2017 – 12:35 pm |

Name one parent, one educator, one teacher, who has NEVER made a mistake in life.
Everyone makes mistakes, including our children.
I remind myself daily, that my task is to guide their hearts whenever I need …

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Getting Help from Others is Okay

17 June 2017 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | No Comment

We are created as social beings.
But the reality is, some people may feel that they can survive ‘on their own’, that they do NOT need other people’s help.
That, getting help from others means we are …

Sorrow for Past Offence Prior to Change of Behaviour

16 June 2017 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | No Comment

We say, children are blessings from above.
It’s true.
But, we are no perfect people.
Our children are no angels.
And as parents, we deal with children and their misbehaviours every single day.

If you’re a parent, …

‘Thank You’ and ‘Please’, Even at Home

2 June 2017 | Posted in: Inspirational | No Comment
‘Thank You’ and ‘Please’, Even at Home

Do our children say ‘Thank You’ and ‘Please’ at home?
Do they thank their Mom for cooking their dinner?
Do they say ‘Please’ when they ask their Dad or brother to play the CD in …

Learning to See HOPE amidst Injustice and Sadness

9 May 2017 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | 2 Comments
Learning to See HOPE amidst Injustice and Sadness

You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives.
Genesis 50:20
Today, Indonesia and the world witnessed yet another historical moment.
Ahok, Jakarta’s current …

For We Brought Nothing into the World, and We Can Take Nothing Out of It

4 May 2017 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | No Comment

What do we normally do before we go to bed?
One of our bedtime routines is (ie. Before all 3 kids go to bed), we read a paragraph or a verse from the Bible, and Mommy …