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Being Extra Aware of What We Share Publicly

26 July 2017 – 12:44 pm |

 
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 …

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Being Extra Aware of What We Share Publicly

26 July 2017 | Posted in: Parenting | No 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 …

First Day of School: My School, My Responsibility.

17 July 2017 | Posted in: Parenting | No Comment

 
Two days ago Brie asked me,
‘How should I get my bag into the trunk and out of it when we reach school?’
(Her school bag is too heavy for her to lift and place into the …

Checking Out: Komodo Museum – Reptile Park (Taman Mini Indonesia Indah)

 
We don’t visit Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (TMII) often.
Actually, ever since we’ve moved to Jakarta back in 2012, I think we’ve only been to TMII err … 3 times?
I’d personally recommend it to tourists, though. …

Teaching The Importance of Respecting Others and Basic Mannerism

5 July 2017 | Posted in: Inspirational, Parenting | No Comment

 
‘Water!! I need to drink!!!’
‘Tissue!!’
‘I’m thirsty!!’
Some children yell similar words when they need something.
Like, when they need to drink, EXPECTING someone to quickly provide them with the requested glass of water.
Whenever that happens in …

Why We Go Mountain Hiking with Our Kids

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

 
Recently, all five of us went to ‘Mount Gede’ (Gunung Gede, West Java), together with 16 others.
Yes, including our 6yo Brie.
We trekked for hours and hours, and over the 3-days-2-nights trip, we also reached the …