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Teaching Children Good Manners : Not Easy!

1 April 2014 – 11:34 am |

The other day, a close relative – who has spent a few days with our family – said to me,
‘Your kids are very well-behaved.”
He was referring to what he saw.
My kids ate all on their …

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Checking Out : Gunung Halimun National Park, West Java!

28 December 2013 | Posted in: Photography, Places to Visit | 2 Comments
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Everyone knows that if you live in Jakarta, you will most likely face bad traffic.
So this December school holiday, I told Wilson, let’s get out of the city for a couple of days, and enjoy …

Checking Out : MURI (Museum Rekor-Dunia Indonesia), Jakarta


The month of December is here.
Which means school days, tests and exams are over for the year!
(Read: a good break for all of us! * YAY!*)
Now, the next challenge is : What do we do? …

Checking Out : Fishing and Eating our Catch of the Day at Desa Sawah, Sukabumi

18 October 2013 | Posted in: Daily, Places to Visit | 2 Comments
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We just had a long weekend recently, and together with a group of friends and their kids, we went to Desa Sawah.
Our second trip there!
(Click HERE and HERE to read about our first trip, watch …

Checking Out : Alam Fantasia Sentul City

14 September 2013 | Posted in: Places to Visit | One Comment
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We checked out this ‘playground’ the other weekend, a little outside the city of Jakarta.
It’s at Sentul City, just across Taman Budaya Sentul.
Now. I know it’s not that long ago, but I somehow can’t quite …

[PHOTOS] Checking Out : Shangri-La Hotel Jakarta – Weekend Activities (Kid Zone)!

shangrila vai ponyride

Here’s my third and final pictorial post on Shangri-La Hotel Jakarta, and I’d like to highlight its weekend activities for the family!
Kid Zone.

The tentages are set up near the swimming pool, and the activities are …

[PHOTOS] Checking Out : Shangri-La Hotel Jakarta – ROOMS!

19 August 2013 | Posted in: Giveaways, Awards & Reviews, Places to Visit | No Comment
shangrila king suite

Ready for another pictorial post to start the week?
Here’s my second pictorial post on Shangri-La Hotel Jakarta, to share with you a glimpse of how oh-so-comfy Shangri-La Hotel Jakarta’s rooms are!
(Click HERE to read about …