Conversations, Education, Motivating Li-Ann, My Family

John 19 & Li-Ann

We just read John 19. Li-Ann had some questions... LA: What do you mean by 'blood coming out from the side'? Mom: It's like blood coming out when your finger is poked. LA: That means they are poking at his ribs? Mom: That's right. LA: Ouch! That's painful! That's not a good thing to be… Continue reading John 19 & Li-Ann

Activities, Education, My Family, Pray and Give Thanks

Special Cards for Special People

We'll be heading to the US in July to attend the International Convention and we're selling handmade cards to raise funds for our trip. You may be thinking: "What's so special about these cards???" and "What can I do with them???" Well, these cards are 100% DESIGNED and HAND PRINTED by my family. There is… Continue reading Special Cards for Special People

Activities, Education, My Family

Preserve Pulau Ubin

When I was asked if my kids would be interested to attend a 2-day workshop at Pulau Ubin, I immediately signed them up and offered myself to be one of the chaperones of the 20 children as well. What's more - the workshop is FREE - no need to pay for bum boat rides, no… Continue reading Preserve Pulau Ubin

Activities, Education, My Family, Reflections

Young Hearts for Conservation-Pulau Ubin

Who would have thought that in going to Pulau Ubin, I would get to see how dirty our beaches actually are, experience the process of reforestation and find out how NParks takes care of all the parks and forests in Singapore. Initially on the first day, I was a bit disappointed as we spent the morning… Continue reading Young Hearts for Conservation-Pulau Ubin

Activities, Education, Motivating Li-Ann, My Family, Self-Help Skills

Focus on ONE

Li-Ann finally joins the ranks of the YSG (Young Speaker's Guild) students in our chapter IMPACT forCE when we began our chapter year in July. She is really really excited to attend chapter meetings, often asking me about it throughout the week and reminding me tirelessly on the morning when she wakes up. She would pack her… Continue reading Focus on ONE