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Dagi Stylus P702 Demo Video

The children’s writing table was there. GerGer was using it a while ago when I coached her with the loads of school homework she had. It has not been kept by my domestic helper. It was just there, as if … Continue reading

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It is a good thing that the children are noisy.

Before I had children, I didn’t enjoy noise that children made in restaurants, on the plane, and almost anywhere else. Now that I am a mother, and have (sort of) gotten used to the noise, I don’t get disturbed by … Continue reading

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The /f/ phoneme; Firefighter in Letterland

On good days when time falls on my lap, I’ll make worksheets for the children based on my earlier post about phonemes and Letterland sounds. I share one example in this post. It is about the /f/ sound in the … Continue reading

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The winner is……

I waited everyday for submissions. Days passed and the deadline is over. It is my displeasure to announce that the winner is nobody. Sadly no entries were received. 🙁

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Give away contest!!! Dagi Stylus (Model 505, black)

The New Year is arriving soon, and MeeMee is giving away a Dagi Stylus model P505 (black colour) to the CUTEST digital drawing entry submitted. If you are a digital artist, simply submit a CUTE digital drawing to win. Details … Continue reading

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Cheeky Wake Up Call

BoiBoy used to sleep with me in our master bedroom, until we started our business and reached home late every night. He now sleeps in the children’s room with AhMa and GerGer. He misses me, he says often (such a … Continue reading

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Motherhood – Fun Race

The children are having their school holidays now. I conducted classes at home for the past weeks to keep the children occupied, so AhMa (and DeeDee, on his off-work days) could take a nap while the classes were in session. … Continue reading

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Marrying the Letterland Characters with Phonemic Chart

Are you as troubled as me about teaching your child of 5 to 6 years old to read or speak better English? If so, I hope this blog post will help clear the air for you. What is a Phonemic … Continue reading

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Getting Dressed

Getting Dressed. These two pictures speak a thousand words. My motherhood journey continues….

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I practiced piano with GerGer, finally.

GerGer turned six in June this year, and we started her on weekly piano lessons in August. I am ashamed that I have little time to practice with her. Her progress was actually good, despite me having no time to … Continue reading

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