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8 Positive Things to SHOW to Our Children

20 November 2014 – 1:13 pm | 2 Comments

 
I don’t know about you, but as I go about my day to day busyness, sometimes I do need parenting reminders.
Because amidst everything that I need to do everyday, I can unconsciously forget even the …

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8 Positive Things to SHOW to Our Children

20 November 2014 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | 2 Comments
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I don’t know about you, but as I go about my day to day busyness, sometimes I do need parenting reminders.
Because amidst everything that I need to do everyday, I can unconsciously forget even the …

I’m Back from My Longest Ever ‘Break’ from Being a ‘Mom’!

18 November 2014 | Posted in: Daily, Inspirational, Parenting | 2 Comments
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Hello world!
I’m back!
Just in case you’ve just started reading my blog, … here’s a quick update:
I’ve just returned from my never-ever-been-done-before 6-day trip to Cebu and Bohol, in the Philippines! =)
(When I said, I’ve never …

Thoughts : Full in the Heads, Empty in the Hearts?

5 November 2014 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | 2 Comments
Thoughts : Full in the Heads, Empty in the Hearts?

Here’s the reality.
Parents tend to worry about their children’s intellectual developments.
Why can’t my child read yet?
(And she’s 3yo, btw)
Oh, my friend’s son knows his ABC’s already. My daughter doesn’t even know what ‘A’ is like.
My …

Car Talks : Three Types of People and Their Responsibilities

17 October 2014 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | No Comment
Car Talks : Three Types of People and Their Responsibilities

Living in Jakarta, I find myself spending a lot of time with the kids ON THE ROAD.
And after a while, I kind of realised that that’s where we discuss many issues and important values too.
Now …

Learning the Piano : Learning to Wait, Learning to be Responsible (Photos of Anya’s 2nd Piano Concert)

30 September 2014 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | 3 Comments
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Many children I know started to learn how to play the piano since young.
Like, before they’re 6yo?
It’s a little different for our case though, because Anya, our firstborn, had her first ever piano lesson only …

Things Helpers and Nannies say to Children (So They’ll Obey)

22 September 2014 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | 4 Comments
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I was sitting all alone when I noticed a 3-year-old boy walking out of a hall, with his nanny (in uniforms) a few steps behind him.
The boy then made a turn and slowly walked further …