J finally decided on a Pizza-Making Party coupled with his love for drums and sports. A great friend recommended this recipe for us to do in advance the pizza dough and I loved how easy and time saving it was! I did our First home-made movie on DIY pizza dough after learning some techniques from… Read More Pizza & D. Pedal Party Prep!
Hello! This month has passed like a bullet train for me as I juggle family and work with great effort. In the midst of a new project at work, I am glad that there is also another family project at home to occupy my girl and boys ( so that I can be relieved from… Read More Bearllerina Pony Preparation!
For this Teacher’s Day, kiddos had used their handmade magnets which were made some time back as gifts. The magnets had been made in advance so that they can pick and choose their creations to be used for future gifts. Last year we also did something similar for Teacher’s Day but this time we focused fully on magnets. This made me realise… Read More Magnetising Teachers’ Day!
My dream of having an art ‘studio’ materialised only after we moved into our second house. There was this ‘room’ space which was in between the 2 rooms where there wasn’t any windows. It became the kids’ Art exhibition space and space to simply CREATE. Before, we had NO storage cabinets nor shelves and the… Read More Small Spaces for Growing 3 Lil Hearts
1) Practice the Right way, Practice, Practice, Practice, Practice, Practice….. Is this a common scenario at home? And why title this Practice the right way? Isn’t it obvious? It seemed obvious until a quote I’d read somewhere made me rethink. We always say ‘practice makes perfect’ right?Well, it doesn’t. We can practice the wrong… Read More A Heartful of Ideas 8 : Ideas for Practical Consequences
1) The Bear and the Bee Reading Time They decided to make a ‘story book’ from a thin stack of papers which they asked me to staple together. J then gathered his soft toys and propped his storybook to let Bear ‘read’. The book’s title? The Bear and the Bee. He grinned and said, “Mum,… Read More A Heartful of Ideas 7 : Fun In and Out the HDB Windows
I didn’t have this issue with strangely my no. 1. Came no.2’s turn, it was especially hard for both my son and I. It was a long battle of one month’s wailing and sobs and tantrums just getting him ready and dragging him to school. We did everything we could to ease, soothe and by… Read More A Mama’s Heart.