It's better to be kind than to be right
January 12, 2021
My 2 boys were playing the game of Connect Four when my elder son (A1) got rather frustrated when his brother (A2) didn't quite understand the rules of the game and was randomly placing counters into the slots. He stood up angrily, spilling the colored counters all over the floor and shouted at A2 in frustration.
5 Questions to Ask Your Child About Their Day at School
January 6, 2021
When I changed my questions to be more people-focused, my son is more open to answer them and even if he doesn’t know the answer, it prompts him to talk to people and make friends.
What to OBSERVE and what you can DISCOVER from Conversations Starters
September 30, 2020
Instead of asking your child "How's your day in school?", why not ask "Who did you have most fun with in school? Why was it fun?"
What to OBSERVE:...
How I deal with my children's tantrums
September 10, 2020
Do you have many difficult days at home, much more than you would like? I feel you, and I am no different from you, and I too have my fair share of difficult days.
Meaningful reflections with my 3 year old
August 2, 2020
“Mummy, can I tell you about my favorite teacher?” - chirped my 3 year old with cookie crumbs falling out from his mouth while we were having our t...
“If you have $100, where would you donate the money to and why?”
June 29, 2020
“If you have $100, where would you donate the money to and why?” - my older son, A1, asked this question and I loved it!
We went one round to hear...
What Baking Taught Me About Parenting
April 14, 2020
I have been baking a lot more than usual and that’s because economically and convenience-wise, it makes more sense for me to convert flour to bread...
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