Enchanting Gardens, Magical Stories was a free public event that was held last Sunday. The weather was pleasant and we had a good walk around the Gardens in search of inspiration! Emily started with a clear powerpoint introduction. She outlined on where to find ideas – personal experiences, books and movies and one’s surroundings. She… Read More We Finally Meet Sg Author Emily Lim!
These few weeks, I have spent significant time reviewing on TLE on the growth mindset. It was not just a review churned out to fulfil a blogger’s obligation. It was a learning point in my life at this stage as a parent and a teacher. These days I have been wondering exactly how ‘much’ or… Read More Have Faith in Missing Out?
This is the kids’ 3rd consecutive year running in the NTUC Income run. Previously known as NTUC Income Run 350, the run has been renamed Income Eco Run to step up the ante on bringing runners closer to the eco-friendly agenda. The call to action for 2017 is to run towards “zero waste”. Located… Read More Run the Eco way to Zero Waste! (Ecorun Review)
‘Knowledge is power’. This saying is no longer applicable in our age and time. To me, knowledge can only become powerful if it is internalised by the mind, convicted in the heart and applied to daily living. However, if it is not used regularly, it is good only for a short while. It is when the… Read More Growing Hearts by Growing Mindset in The Little Executive! (Review)
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