Family, Food, Health, Household, motherhood, Parenting, teaching, Thoughts and Feelings

Simple One Pan Bacon Carbonara for busy parents

Carbonara can be an easy meal for the whole family. I do not cook often. In fact, I have never prepared a proper meal for my family.  In December 2017, I had the opportunity to cook a proper meal at the request of my children (GerGer and BoiBoy). It is Carbonara, at the request for… Read More Simple One Pan Bacon Carbonara for busy parents

Family, Health, Household, motherhood, Parenting, Thoughts and Feelings

A pleasant surprise on first day of 2016.

A pleasant surprise on first day of 2016. The 2015 year end school holiday is coming to an end. BoiBoy was sick for the first week of the holiday. When he recovered GerGer got the virus. Her symptoms were different. She had fever for about 5 days, recovered for two days (we managed to go… Read More A pleasant surprise on first day of 2016.

Household

Spring Cleaning before Chinese New Year

The family has been busy with spring cleaning the flat in preparation for Chinese New Year. Now that I’m staying at home more, I put in effort to do a more thorough spring clean. Next year, we should be without a maid, unless there are unforeseen changes (eg a business opportunity knocks our door, or… Read More Spring Cleaning before Chinese New Year

Household, Parenting, SHOP, teaching

Eco Friendly Cute Torch for Children

What is the coolest toy amongst children these days? iPads, iPhones, Play Stations, or the popular Nexus perhaps.  I have been putting barriers to exposing my children to these gadgets and I hope they learn social skills when they are young, instead of hiding in a corner playing Angry Birds Game, or other Educational Games.… Read More Eco Friendly Cute Torch for Children

Household

Bye Sofa, Hello Sofa

Our existing Sofa set has been around for about fours years. It’s wrapped with PVC material. PVC (polyvinyl chloride) material is a versatile material that can be used in household items like furniture. Thanks to my darlings GerGer and BoiBoy (and my niece of course), for their sharp finger-nailing master skills, they have make artwork… Read More Bye Sofa, Hello Sofa

Family, Household, Parenting, teaching, Thoughts and Feelings

Best way to organise and keep your bedsheets

I stay in an extended family with a child and toddler. This makes finding the same set of bed sheet a challenge.  Our queen sized bed in the Master Bedroom is now fitted with covers from three different bed sheet sets. A pillow in pink cover and another in green. The bed sheet is green… Read More Best way to organise and keep your bedsheets