Downloadable Files Migration

In the past, my downloadable files are all stored on 4Shared for download.  It was not the ideal solution but it served its purpose for […] Read More

100 Day Reading Challenge & Printable Chart

One of the greatest challenge I have with regards to improving my children’s Chinese standard is to get them to read Chinese books. #3 gives […] Read More

How I Ended Up Homeschooling My Youngest for Preschool

My youngest boy is now in Primary 2, in a public school, so I feel more comfortable sharing about how I ended up homeschooling him […] Read More

P5A 识读字 Hanyu Pinyin Test List – Higher Chinese

There is no Vocabulary Test list for P5 onwards because my son is using the Higher Chinese textbook and it does not come with the […] Read More

P2A Chinese Vocabulary & 识读字 Hanyu Pinyin Test Lists

Here are the download links for the test lists for Primary 2 Chinese Book 2A.

How to Write Chinese Characters

I am a little amused that I am writing this but I realised that this is a serious question to a lot of people.  So […] Read More

Why I Decided to Stop Reading and Sharing “Greatness Of Mothers” Posts

It will soon be Mother’s Day and I thought I would write about something that has been on my mind for a while. A while […] Read More

How To Pack For Your Child’s Overseas School Trip

Overseas school trips are very common these days and chances are, you kids will get to go for one at some point in time. One […] Read More

Minestrone Soup

For many years now, every Chinese New Year, I would make a pot of minestrone soup for dinner.  I only cook this once year.  This […] Read More

How To Teach Chinese Writing (作文)

This is to answer Karen’s question to me about how to teach our children Chinese writing. I am assuming she is referring to Chinese composition […] Read More

How We Can Help Our Kids Learn

In the beginning, I was like any typical Singaporean parent. My focus was mainly on making sure that my kids learn their subjects well. I […] Read More

Siwukuaidu Storybook (四五快读 -故事版) – Characters Cards Downloads

Siwukuaidu is the series of Chinese Literacy book that I used to teach my #3 how to read Chinese.  You can read my review on […] Read More

P1B Chinese Vocabulary & Hanyu Pinyin Test Lists

Just a quick (and perhaps, late) update.  The files for Primary 1B 识读字 Hanyu Pinyin Test List and Primary 1B Chinese Vocabulary Test List are […] Read More