family life Archive

A Mid-Month Mash-Up

What do you know! Tomorrow will be mid-month already. So far, I have only conquered the last 2 weeks with: 14 hours workday week(s) trying to stay stoically neutral in the face of challenges at work without

Spud Turns 7

Dear Spud, This was you 7 years ago sometime today after almost 42 weeks in my womb and an arduous journey out of it: Spud:1 day old Your Papa made sure he took some nice shots of

Prediction: Six Weeks of Chaos!

The start of a very long summer vacation has begun. It started before mid-day last Friday and the kids are over the moon because school is now officially out. © This means that the kids have absolutely nothing

Friday Flavour: Ayam Masak Merah

Last Sunday, Muslims around the world celebrated the first day of Syawal, otherwise commonly known as Eid which marked the end of Ramadhan. Like last year, we couldn’t make it back for the second year running as it

Of Angels & Fairies

Spud is only a couple of months shy before her 7th birthday and these days, she’s been keeping us busy with worldly questions that we don’t quite have the answers to. Sometimes we even forget that despite all