To My Younger Self, To a Younger Mom

In 2015, I sat down and started typing some random thoughts about motherhood in my Evernote, like a kind of “letter to my younger self” […] 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

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

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

This Christmas, We Do Something New

Every Christmas, the kids get tonnes of gifts from various people, which makes Christmas their favourite holiday. They just cannot wait for Christmas Day to […] Read More

Advent Tradition

Advent is the period leading up to Christmas.  This year’s Advent started yesterday, 1 December, which is Advent Sunday.  Traditionally, this is a period of […] Read More

How I Dealt with Whining

I do not know if this is some kind of developmental milestone. All my kids, when they were around the age of three, they started […] Read More

What To Do When Your Child Comes Back with BluTac in His Hair?

Last week, my #2 had BluTac in his hair and he didn’t know how he got it, who stuck it in his hair, and didn’t […] Read More

Personality & Parenting

I recently had a lightbulb moment. I found out the reason why I parent the way I do and why I feel a certain way […] Read More

X Steps to Perfect Parenting

In a perfect world, there would be a formula “X steps to Perfect Parenting” that will give all parents the perfect solution to every problem […] Read More

Life Skills

Recently, I took stock of the “life skills” (also known as ‘self help skills’) that I have taught #1 so far.  Here are the things […] Read More

Parenting Philosophies – The Two Extremes

If you have been reading up on parenting, or parent craft, you may realise by now that there are so many different views on the […] Read More

“Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics…in that order”

I was thinking of a title for this section when I remembered a book that I read years ago. It’s title, “Lies, Damned Lies, and […] Read More