Ied. The most anticipated long holiday in the country. Also known as the holiday filled with the most worry. Why? Because nannies and domestic assistants will go back to their hometowns and leave us for at least ten days to celebrate this most anticipated long holiday. And when the holiday is over, we are left… Read More Words. And that time I almost gave up.
Sometime in January last year, I threw a fit in front of M2’s school’s representatives when they outright denied my request to retain him for another year in Kindergarten. (Yes, that’s right. He spent 4 years in Kindergarten!) I was so angry because they didn’t even want to discuss the possibilities of retaining him, despite… Read More I made my son spend an extra year in Kindergarten.
There are two important decisions that I have made in my life. The first one is to receive Jesus as my Lord and Savior. The second one is to marry your father. When I look back over my shoulders, it is these two decisions that have impacted my life in such ways that I can… Read More Dear Daughter: Choose Him First.
Dear boys, A few weeks ago, at an event I attended, I caught a glimpse of a colleague flirting majorly with the new girl at his company. He’s a married colleague, by the way. Normally, I wouldn’t put much thought into it. I mean, it’s not my husband. And it’s none of my business. But… Read More A Letter To My Boys: Nobody Wants To Be With A Man Who Flirts With Everybody
Admittedly, Melbourne never really made it on our list of holiday destinations. The Mister lived in the culture capital of Australia for six years where he went to college. A few years later, he showed me a glimpse of “his city” on our honeymoon. Despite being notorious for having weather that’s like a Katy Perry… Read More G’day Mate! 12 Things We Loved on Our Adventure To Melbourne with 3 Kids and A Stroller.
I started 2013 with only two resolutions: 1) to VBA2C and 2) to breastfeed exclusively for at least a year. (This also proves that no resolutions should ever be made when carrying a baby full term and/or under the influence of progesterones.) The first one, well, let’s just say I’ve moved on. But the second,… Read More Bra Opened, Boob Ready. 5 Points From My Breastfeeding Journey
Dear children, This year, your Papa outdid himself. He got me a Valentine’s present! Woo-hoo! Although, as you will soon begin to notice, we aren’t very big gift people, but he did give me something this year. What’s that you say? Jewellery? No, no. I don’t think the thought even crossed his mind. Flowers? Ah,… Read More What I Got For Valentine’s This Year