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
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
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
Is motherhood making me insane? Talking paracetamol?!? (a recent true account of me feeding my boy paracetamol)
A Motherhood Bliss Moment: When both children nap at the same time, mummy gets to nap too. Why does this only happen once in a blue moon? :-
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
A simple gathering to celebrate Father’s Day primarily for my Father In Law, and also for two more Daddies (my hubby and Sister-In-Law’s hubby). A buy-back dinner. Curry fish head, pork ribs, tou fu with roast fatty pork, and Chinese Rojak. A home-cooked veggie with mushroom completes the sumptuous dinner table! Happy Father’s Day to… Read More Father’s Day Dinner
I love my family. I do. But I felt lousy today, very lousy. Ever since many months back when my husband had a very long lived cold, I have been letting him rest as he was on drowsy medicine on and off. So I would entertain the kids with Mother In Law’s help or helper’s… Read More Feeling Low
It’s December! I’m loving the feeling. Cooling weather, Christmas gifts, gatherings, celebrating friendship, family ties, nice colours everywhere, beautifully decorated malls, lovely Christmas songs… It’s indeed a season to be jolly!
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?