Monthly archives: April, 2013

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Bio-oil–Does it really work? Test day 1

This is NOT an advertorial. Let’s call it a blog test. I’m testing out urban legends of the 21st century! Have you heard of Bio-Oil? According to magazines, twitter, Facebook and of course friends, Bio-oil is a super wonder product that removes, yes, REMOVES, stretch marks, mosquito bite marks, discoloured skin, and scars from long…



I always wanted to be …

What did you want to be when you were growing up? My kids have a long list of what they want to be. And the list changes very often. But how about us—parents? What were your dream jobs? And what jobs did you do/try when growing up? I thought sharing it would help us remember…



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Trials & Tribulations–when the family is in hospital (Adults & Kids)

One of the toughest year in my life was 2011. My mind, body and faith was stretched like never before. Some background setting: First, financially, this was a year which all THREE kids were in pre-school. No one told me this part when I was deciding about having children. Pre-school education is expensive in Singapore….



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i Theatre–Hey Little Mousedeer!

i Theatre has a new production coming up for the little ones! It’s a musical with a local flavour. Hey, Little Mousedeer is a story that would capture your child’s imagination, Come and meet characters from our local folklore and participate in the interactive performance, sing catchy songs and learn traditional values as we follow…




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Choosing a Baby Name

  Following Sandra, I’ve decided to dig out this draft which has been effectively forgotten and post it! Here’s how I came up with my kids’ names! It all started when we first decided to try for a baby. Since the baby was no where in sight, we had conversations about what we would call…




Mummy and Nadine

Therapy 101: Happy Birthday Nadine!

15 April 2013 Dear Meimei: Happy Birthday my pretty princess! Today we celebrate you! Everything that you are—who you’ve become, what you like, the things you say, stuff that make you laugh, stuff that make you cry… we celebrate you today, dear Nadine! I remember when you were a baby. One of the easiest babies…



Fit & Fab Friday: Confession–Not so Fit afterall

Dear Readers: I’ve not been feeling too fit these days. Accountability starts here… Exercise Confession: Exercising kind of slowed down. It’s been getting tougher and tougher to wake up so early each morning. Food Confession: I’ve been eating forbidden food! One Cupcake, Few bites of Brownie, One scoop of ice cream, Few spoons of Chicken…


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