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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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Thoughts: Dealing with Our Children’s Mistakes

14 September 2017 | Posted in: Parenting | No Comment
Thoughts: Dealing with Our Children’s Mistakes

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 …

The Youngest in the Family Does NOT Always Get What She Wants

7 August 2017 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | One Comment

 
‘She’s the baby in the house, she always gets what she wants, doesn’t she?’
‘He’s the youngest out of 4 siblings, … must be spoiled by his parents, right?’

They say, the youngest in the family is the …

Sharing with the Kids that Daddy and Mommy are Husband and Wife

As much our kids need to see us as their Mommy and Daddy, I truly believe they also need to see us as husband and wife who need (and enjoy) time with each other, too.
The …

Being Extra Aware of What We Share Publicly

26 July 2017 | Posted in: Parenting | One Comment

 
In Jakarta, such ‘family’ stickers are commonly spotted on cars. Often, with names of family members printed for all to see😬
So much personal information is shared ‘publicly’ these days, and actually, even more on social …

What Are We Teaching Our Children, Other Than Reading, Writing and Counting?

26 July 2017 | Posted in: Parenting | No Comment

These days, many children as young as 4yo-5yo are expected to know how to read, write and count.
When they’re not able to, some parents start to worry and send their children to ‘reading and writing …