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5 Lessons Our Kids Can Learn From Mountain Climbing

14 January 2018 – 9:17 pm | One Comment

Someone asked our 6.5yo Brie about her recent Mount Lawu hike:
‘So did you enjoy it?’
And … Brie shook her head.
‘Oops!’, the man smiled and looked at Wilson. ☺️

To us, it is okay if our kids …

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Moments with Indonesia’s Top Tennis Players!

3 November 2017 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational, Video | No Comment

I realise something recently:
Too often, we fail to appreciate our own country’s athletes – people who train hard everyday to represent our country in their respective sports. There’s simply not enough media coverage, exposure and …

Thoughts: Parents and Authority

28 October 2017 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | One Comment
Thoughts: Parents and Authority

‘Gee, I can’t talk to my kids! They simply don’t listen to me!’
‘They just don’t obey me!’
‘I can’t get through to my kids.’

Here’s one common issue parents face today , that is: the LACK of …

We Should NOT Send our Children to Primary One Because of These Reasons

15 October 2017 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | No Comment

Here is one sad reality:
Our society generally sees childhood as a RACE against time.
‘What do you mean?’, some asked.
Well, let’s see.
Have you ever heard of someone saying, ‘The sooner your child enters school the better!’
And, …

Lessons from Johann Sebastian Bach’s Determination

10 October 2017 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational | No Comment

Young Johann Sebastian Bach was only 20 years old when he decided he must hear Buxtehude play music LIVE!
So who was Dietrich Buxtehude?
I did a little research and here’s a bit about Buxtehude:
– a Danish-German organist …

Why We Take Our Kids to Funeral Services and Hospital Visits

29 September 2017 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | No Comment

‘Why do you take Brie along to the hospital? Aren’t you afraid of her getting sick, too?’, someone asked me the other day.

Here’s what happened:
I picked Brie up from school and brought her along with …