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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. … 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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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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BoiBoy’s Art Classes (Part 3) – withdrew

At the start of 2013, I shared about how BoiBoy resisted school after the long “winter” (we have no winter being on the equator) school holidays. I also shared about how he refused to attend his Art Enrichment Class in … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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BoiBoy’s first pair of slippers!

There is nothing special about purchasing a pair of slippers for young children, even toddlers. But for me, it is a big milestone.  To be more precise, it is a major milestone for BoiBoy who showed no fear of wearing … Continue reading

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GerGer has shown initiative

During recent times when AhMa or MeeMee gets all zapped away by BoiBoy’s uncontrolled emotional outbursts, GerGer has shown initiative. She would help AhMa bring her bags over from the school canteen into BoiBoy’s Art Class, when BoiBoy refused to … Continue reading

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Motherhood Failure Moments – BoiBoy’s Art Classes

On sunday night, DeeDee and MeeMee (I) had a talk with BoiBoy about his Art Enrichment class held in his school on Mondays. Four lessons has taken place so far and he has refused to attend the class without MeeMee’s … Continue reading

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Bruised eyelid. Bruise on head

MeeMee’s eyelid is bruised. BoiBoy has a habit of turning and tossing around on his mattress to get to sleep, since he was a baby. Last week, the back of his head landed on MeeMee’s brow bone, hard. Real hard. … Continue reading

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Motherhood Bliss Moment

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? :-

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