Business, Family, Parenting, Thoughts and Feelings

Business means work life integration

Running a small business is time consuming.  Well, “running” small family is much more time consuming. I missed blogging, and today I have squeezed time for a simple post on how my typical mornings pass by in a flash. I had a late night, so I stayed a little longer in bed this morning (this… Read More Business means work life integration

Business, Family, Food, marriage, Thoughts and Feelings

Love is in the Air; Ten Years of Commitment

Time flies. Today marks the 10th year from the day DeeDee and I first meet. It hasn’t been a bed of roses starting a family. Our super busy schedule after we started a business a food retail business few months back is making our lives more unbalanced. Nevertheless, our financial goals stay strong in hope… Read More Love is in the Air; Ten Years of Commitment

Business, Family, Thoughts and Feelings

It’s two going on three months

Time really flies. Our food retail store has opened for two months, going on three. We have been on a roller coaster ride, and now that things has more or less settled, we still face manpower issues. I’m the creative sort, so everyday I dream of the possible customized cakes I can provide to customers. … Read More It’s two going on three months

Family, Parenting, teaching

Sibling Rivalry – distraction technique

I am sure you have heard of the distracting technique (some call it an art) used on children having negative emotions. It works wonders for babies, and it should be adapted for older children. I have adapted “distraction” to include “Hello kids, there is a third side to a coin!” (a third perspective). Recently, the… Read More Sibling Rivalry – distraction technique

Parenting, Thoughts and Feelings

if you can’t look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished?

This Saturday morning, my Mother In Law (MIL) and Husband are at the temple. My dear little girl is tearing as expected. She is so attached to my MIL that she’ll tear whenever MIL is not at home when she wakes up. So, here I am wide awake, staying beside my girl who doesn’t want… Read More if you can’t look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished?