Managing the Household

Mother God.Mother Me

I I was asked to share with a group of moms on how I have kept God in focus in spite of the challenges I faced. Having a passion for supporting families, I agreed. I proceeded to prepare as best as I could. I also asked a few friends to pray - most importantly that… Continue reading Mother God.Mother Me

My Family

Trust ME.

God said,‘Trust Me.’ when I wondered about Li-Ann in my womb. God said,‘Trust Me.’ when the doctor saw a white dot on Li-Ann’s heart. God said,‘Trust Me.’ when I decided not to do any further tests. God said,‘Trust Me.’ when I couldn’t breastfeed Li-Ann when she was born. God said,‘Trust Me.’ when we found out… Continue reading Trust ME.

My Family

Charis* ♥ Grace ♥ 恩

“Ann” means “grace; favour”. Her Chinese name “恩” has a similar meaning. We thanked God for His grace and kindness when He gave us Li-Ann but it was only after she was born that we see and receive these blessings. When it was confirmed that Li-Ann has Down syndrome, Chee Meng and I shared our thoughts… Continue reading Charis* ♥ Grace ♥ 恩

Activities

Fireflies

Just before the year ended, we had an opportunity to go for a firefly tour in Malaysia. Except for my hubby, we have never seen fireflies before. This trip proved to be very educational and enriching for us. I marvelled at how God created these wonderful creatures. So I urged the children to pen their… Continue reading Fireflies

My Family

I Don’t Like My Sister

Ever since Li-Ann was born, I've been reading up and teaching my older 2 about their sister - how they should view their sister and handle verbal or non-verbal views of their sister. It's a constant teaching as all of them are growing up and maturing. I find that I have to explain many things… Continue reading I Don’t Like My Sister