Logout. Silence No more notifications. This was my Lent ‘fasting’ period. For this year’s lent, I knew what I had to abstain from. Social Media. Funny how a dino mama like me can be hooked on social media? It all began with this blog. GrowingHearts123. I… Read More Reducing Social Me-dear, focusing on the Truly Dear.
‘My chinese is so lousy, I cannot do this! I hate chinese!’ ‘No, I don’t care. This is too difficult, I CANNOT!’ Do you feel weary hearing such negativity or frustrated lamentations from your kids? I do. Somehow, as my children progress to Primary school, the joy for learning depreciates and slowly I notice such… Read More I See my Kids’ Potential Growth in The Little Executive (Review)
Last year my kids had a smashing time racing and clamouring up and down their carnival plaforms! I recall the weather was damp and soft trickles of raindrops made the ground muddy. However, that did not deter us from ‘cheong-ing’ the enticing carnival stations! All of us returned satisfied with muddy shoes and ruddy faces.… Read More Cold Storage Kids Run 2017
How was your March Holidays? Having this hols meant a great deal to me. As I take a break from my job as a teacher and wear my mummy teacher hat at home. I had much more energy to refocus on the kids’ basic routine. As A is now in P3, the jump in standard… Read More Mar Hols: Kids Cook, Create and Catch Up with Work!
Thinking of school holiday activities for your kids? How about booking 24th June to run with the fun loving Kungfu Panda and their friends from Dreamworks! This photo below inspires me as a parent. It speaks of pure effort in juggling the lil ones while eating. Hols will be a juggling act for all parents,… Read More Run with Asia’s FIRST Kung Fu Panda and Friends of Dreamworks 2017 Race!
Have I told you what a chore to do 四五快读 with my boys? It was challenging and dry for my no.2 initially. However, after using all the 5 senses as in my Chinese Learning Videos Series , it became more alive to J. I discovered this series 3 years back. Then, A was P1 and J K2… Read More Resourceful Ways to Help Your Child Learn Chinese! ( 四五快读 and 30 More!)
Not long ago, a call sent my heart racing as I learnt of the ‘incident’ in school. This was not the first time. I have 2 boys. Those who have more will understand where I am coming from. Without naming the incident/s, it was a blow to me when I heard the news. Or perhaps… Read More The Blows and Blessings with Boys