TEACHER’S DAY GIFTS 4 September 2016 in Carter, Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, School

  It was Teacher’s Day last week and I would have liked to smugly announce that my kids proactively came up with their own gift idea and put it together with zero input from me… but NOPE. It was totally my idea and they...

WHAT DEAD MAN?? 1 September 2016 in Carter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, School, Things my kids say...

  Carter went on a school excursion last week, so we were talking about it in the car the next day and I was asking him how it went. “I saw a DEAD MAN”, he informed me, seriously. Shocked (and a tad alarmed!), I inquired...

THE FROG MUNCHKIN 27 November 2015 in Carter, Carter's progress, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, School

  Carter’s class killed us all with cuteness when they all came trotting out on stage, dressed as….. cuddly FROGS! All these little three year olds, looking all squishy and fuzzy. Arghh. My heart couldn’t take it. And they sang in Mandarin too! I was...

KIDS AND MUSIC 11 June 2015 in Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, School

Hunter’s been going to Yamaha music for awhile now, so thought I’d write down my thoughts about it. My kids don’t do any other “enrichment” program, mainly because we feel that it’s, well, not necessary! It’s tough having that stance, when it feels like...

HORSERIDING FOR KIDS @ GALLOP STABLE 6 May 2015 in Carter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, School

When I was a kid, I lived in Australia and had horse-riding lessons. I loved it! It felt wonderful to sit on a horse and move with it, and even getting all mucky was fun to me. In Singapore, horse-riding options are more limited...