Category: Life Skills

  • Who said parenting is a DEAD-END ๐Ÿ”ž J.O.B?

    I came across a little scribble of “68/100%” on my 10yo daughter’s school journal earlier, which were the marks she has obtained for her recent English exam. It says on the journal that she’s thankful for this, though I must admit that the practical side of me as a parent tells me that 60ish percent […]

  • How do we CONNECT๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ง as parents in the 21st century?

    One of my mini-mes has taken on a journal-writing habit like me! ๐Ÿ˜ Mine’s a soft grey-blue calendar/organizer which I have re-purposed as my visual journal – perfect for me to practise my doodling/drawing on a daily basis and putting pen to paper my thoughts on parenting and personal growth. While my daughter has her […]

  • What are the 3 DREADED words of any parent ๐Ÿ˜Ÿ๐Ÿ˜ฉ?

    “I’m not smart.” This has got to be one of the last things any conscious parent would want to hear. I should know because these were the exact words uttered by my 10 year old daughter during an online Science demo she was watching with her brother, who’s a year younger, the other day. I […]

  • Is it time for a RESET โฎ yet?!

    Omg, is it March already?! Does it not amaze you how fast time seems to be passing us by these days? I don’t know if you’ve started working on your 2021 resolutions yet but one thing I realised is that despite the grandeur of big goals and lofty dreams, getting by day to day can […]

  • Then 2021 comes along…

    21#hashtags for the new 2021! ๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿฅธ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿคฉ Below, a culmination of my parenting CTAs (calls-to-action) on the left vs the hope of delivering some of the most important parenting values into the hearts โค & minds ๐Ÿ’ญ of kids on the right! Or if that’s too long to digest? Just have FUN! ๐Ÿ™ƒ – covers most […]