Posts Tagged ‘comparison’
When I compare how Anya and Vai grew up in Singapore and how Brie started living in Jakarta at the age of 10 months, I notice something different.
Brie has SOOO much less exposure to the outdoors here in Jakarta.
1. She doesn’t walk as much as Anya and Vai did back in Singapore
We coul (Read more...)
I had my first driver’s license in Perth, Australia, when I was 16.
Traffic there was and is still relatively orderly.
(Read: Most drivers follow the road rules! And even when there’s quite a bit of traffic during peak hours, it’s still an orderly traffic jam =)
I left (Read more...)
Hello again everyone!
I don't want to jinx it and say that the workload at work has lifted but lets just say I can finally breathe a little and not have a panic attack about deadlines, for now.
With that being said, I am a little stumped on where to start hacking away at my back log so I figured I w (Read more...)
[My most recent shot of the three kids, using my DSLR]
Do you own a DSRL and a mobile phone?
Well, if you do, … do you shoot with your phone more often these days?
I don’t know about you, but it happens to me.
Especially since I moved to Jakarta, I hardly shoot with my DSLR.
I shoot wit (Read more...)
Still in the midst of my disappearing act and the absence has thrown me a little out of the blogging state-of-mind as well but I aim to get that back as quick as I can! Along with some time to talk about loads of back-logged and belated items.
I love seeing my children play with each other gently and kindly.
The thing is, it doesn’t always happen.
Especially between the two older ones.
(They say, siblings who are closer in age tend to get on each other’s nerves more often, yes?)
Having said that though, I strongly believe tha (Read more...)
When you have more than one child, it’s interesting how you get to see the difference in their characters. Since birth.
One hardly cried as a baby, and was a really easy sleeper (who could sleep through thunderstorms).
And the other, errr, as a baby he’d scream and fuss when we’re (Read more...)
[Anya, the firstborn, is 7 years and 11 months; Brie, the lastborn, is 8.5 months old today]
We see things, and we tend to compare, don’t we?
But when it comes to raising our children, this is something that we parents should remind ourselves to NOT do.
Of course t (Read more...)