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Parenting : Young Children Absorb Everything They See and Hear

19 August 2014 – 12:05 am |

 
Who do our young children spend their most time with everyday?
Mommy? Grandparents? Nanny?
(Or, TV? Electronic Media, like iPads?)

Ever realise that children, especially young children, love to imitate the behaviours of people around them?
Especially those whom …

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Checking Out : Greenery in the City – Taman Jogging II (Kelapa Gading)

8 August 2014 | Posted in: Daily, Places to Visit | No Comment
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Here’s the reality if you live in Jakarta: we don’t usually spend much time in the outdoors!
*boo*
And that’s because:
1. Public transportation system here is still not convenient, so most people still drive their cars or …

Checking Out : Fishing at Desa Muara, Tangerang

31 July 2014 | Posted in: Places to Visit | No Comment
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Here in Indonesia, it is very common to have one full-week of ‘Hari Raya holiday’!
The schools are closed. Most shops are too.
So.
One of the things that we did as a family this week was … …

Checking Out : Taman Kota Waduk Pluit (City Park Pluit Dam)

13 July 2014 | Posted in: Places to Visit | No Comment
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If you live in Jakarta, you’ve heard about ‘Taman Kota Waduk Pluit’, which basically is this huge dam area in Pluit (North of Jakarta) that has been amazingly transformed by the recently elected governor and …

Checking Out : Cave Tubing @ Goa Pindul, Central Java

5 July 2014 | Posted in: Places to Visit | No Comment
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Have you heard of ‘cave tubing’?
Well, we checked it out when we visited Jogjakarta, Central Java, recently!
Within about 2 hours drive from Jogjakarta, we reached this place called ‘Goa Pindul’ (Pindul Cave)
(Click HERE to read …

Travel with the Family : 7 Money-Saving Tips

3 July 2014 | Posted in: Daily, Places to Visit | One Comment
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Do you love to travel?
We do! =)
But mmm … we prefer to NOT spend much while traveling =)
I mean, where we can, we try to look for ways where we can save money.
Eg. If we …

Checking Out : Baron Beach, Jogjakarta, Central Java

2 July 2014 | Posted in: Photography, Places to Visit | 2 Comments
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One of the privileges of living in Indonesia is the access to a huge variety of places to visit, … outside our busy city of Jakarta!
During this kids’ school holiday, we managed to find one …