Happy Ox Year!

Gong Xi Fa Cai to all my readers! Let’s moo forward to a bullish year ahead! CNY is a time for reunion when families gather; neighbours, relatives and friends pop up at our doors to celebrate the arrival of spring. Everything is new, red and rowdy. Reunion dinner plays a big part on the dining table on the CNY eve. Family members gather for this most important dinner of the…

I Like WordPress!

It has been two weeks since I started blogging with WordPress. It has been an interesting transition, I have to say. I love WordPress and everything that it can offer – from plug-ins to themes, and I like getting the full control of my blog.  When I decided to move from Blogger to WordPress, I had two options. I could start fresh, or I could import all of my Blogger…

Evening Playtime

Everyday, I rush to knock off from work at 6pm and reaching my PIL’s house by 6:30pm. I’ll have an hour of playtime with little Edison before the dinner is served. We play hide-and-seek, walk around the neighborhood, watch the dogs, pluck some flowers, laugh and enjoy our time. It’s a wonderful evening playtime for us. It helps me to relish my time of motherhood.

Mighty Saver’s Account

I always enjoy good conversation over lunch with my colleagues. We talk about our kids growing up, motherhood experiences, enrichment classes, issues with maid etc. Yesterday, we started a topic on saving money for our kids and the various available banking options.

Linking Memory

Our sensei at Shichida Method has introduced the Linking Memory program at the beginning of this term. However, little Edison shows very little interest in it. The Linking Memory is a unique memory program that is designed based on the unique photographic memory linking system using fun and whimsical stories. It is well-loved by many children. It utilizes the right brain’s ability to record, store and recall images by linking…

My Little Helper

Little Edison knows that CNY is around the corner. He volunteers to do spring cleaning for me. He cleans the coffee table. He cleans the glass window. Lastly, he cleans the floor too. The next thing I’ll do is probably to buy him a little apron (in case he wants to help out in the kitchen). Help or hinder? Doesn’t matter. He enjoys cleaning and I enjoy watching him. When…