Monthly archives: January, 2013

The Kids’ Goals and Dreams

We did an activity with the kids recently—Goal Setting for the new year. They wrote or drew their goals and dreams on a simple paper lantern, and after that, we let it go into the wind. (In the end, we just lit up the lantern and snuff out the candle…the wind was too strong!) You…



Fit & Fab Friday: How do you start your day?

How do you start the day each morning? A friend shared about the goodness of drinking WARM water with half a lemon before having breakfast. 10 Reasons Why You Should Drink Warm Lemon Water in the Morning 1. Boosts your immune system: Lemons are high in vitamin C, which is great for fighting colds. They’re…



Chewing and biting clothes

I have three kids. They all have a good appetite. But Nathan has a better one than the others. He eats clothes! Any other kids out there who loves eating tee shirts especially? (And I can’t let him wear this at home, he insists on wearing this to school, cos it’s his favourite!)    …



Fit & Fab Friday: To grow old healthy

18th day of the new year… the running and the healthy dieting is doing erm… … … great. Ok. I mean I’m keeping to my exercise schedule. But to be honest, there are days I dread waking up to run, days I think that rain clouds are looming, days I think too much running would…



Giveaway: The Little Red Hen

It’s time for a giveaway!! Woohoo! Remember my previous write up on the upcoming musical by I Theatre—The Little Red Hen? The 2013 production is coming and we have tickets to give away! The previous years’ production in 2007 and 2008 were all sold-out and there’s news buzzing that the production this year is filled…



Therapy 101: Ask a question and wait

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged about Nadine’s Therapy sessions. In my last post, I mentioned that she has low muscle tone, and her weekly Gym sessions does wonders on her. Another area that Nadine has to work on is her speech and language development. After assessment, she has delayed language skills and delayed…



When I grow up …

At the start of the year, I always ask my kids, “What do you wanna be when you grow up?” Each year, the list has new additions, and sometimes, old dreams as tossed aside. This is the first start of the year this blog is going through, so here’s 2013’s WHAT I WANNA BE WHEN…