Posts Tagged ‘children’
So it is December.
And we’re well into our holiday break!
So, where can we go to get away from the city of Jakarta, and bring ourselves closer to nature, without spending too much time on the road to get there?
Well … we decided to take the kids to Kuntum Farm Field in Bogor!
Now that I have three kids, I can’t help but feel familiar when parents share their ‘headaches and worries’ that come with caring for their babies’ health and skin problems.
Diaper rash, insect bites, bloated tummies, coughs, colds, etc.
Like all other moms, I went th (Read more...)
I don’t know about you, but as I go about my day to day busyness, sometimes I do need parenting reminders.
Because amidst everything that I need to do everyday, I can unconsciously forget even the simplest things that I need to do FOR and WITH my kids.
Well. This is what I’d like (Read more...)
Just in case you’ve just started reading my blog, … here’s a quick update:
I’ve just returned from my never-ever-been-done-before 6-day trip to Cebu and Bohol, in the Philippines! =)
(When I said, I’ve never ever done this before, I& (Read more...)
Here’s the reality.
Parents tend to worry about their children’s intellectual developments.
Why can’t my child read yet?
(And she’s 3yo, btw)
Oh, my friend’s son knows his ABC’s already. My daughter doesn’t even know what ‘A’ is like.
My friend& (Read more...)
Ah. The kids finally went and had some water-play fun time at Miniapolis, Kelapa Gading!
Not that spacious a place, but it surely entertained the two older kids for a good 2.5 hours, straight.
Here’s sharing with you more photos of Miniapolis Kelapa Gading!
One of the k (Read more...)
This post is a reprint of a post by Klessis that originally appeared at The J Babies - A Singapore Mummy Blogger & Cafe Hopper.
When I first shared about the lovely products from Applecrumby & Fish, I got so many queries from friends about the pretty lunch bags, and many commented on how adorable and colorful their products were. This month, the items sent over by Applecrumby & Fish wowed me once again (Read more...)
I saw this the other day as I drove past a hospital.
A man in his 50s helped a frail-looking middle-aged woman on a wheelchair (his wife, may be?) to get on a ‘Bajaj’, this three-wheeled public transport in Jakarta.
He folded the wheelchair and slowly placed it in the narrow and (Read more...)
Here in Jakarta, I find myself ‘stuck’ in car rides (and traffic) with the kids a LOT. Everyday.
And this, naturally, can be draining. For the mom. Who is also the driver.
Like when the older ones bicker, or when the youngest one whines and cries over unreasonable matters (if you (Read more...)
Brie is now 3 years and 3 months old.
And for the past few months, she’s been an active helper whenever we are at a restaurant or a supermarket =)
“She’s still so small, what does she do exactly?”, some did ask me personally.
Well, here are some examples of the (Read more...)