Five years. That’s how long it took me to fully embrace my role as a stay-home mum. I stopped being the worst critic on myself, my choice & my lifestyle. A fixed mindset since childhood played an enormous factor in my judgemental inner voice, together with my search of new identity in a world… Continue reading Finding Joy as a SAHM
Turning eco-friendly is an automatic switch turned on once most Mommies discovered they are pregnant. I remembered studying every chemical ingredient of baby safe cleaning products available in the market so that I can make the most informed choice. The amount of harmful ingredients in many so called ‘organic’ baby cleaning products are alarming! These… Continue reading Product Review: Dapple – Safe Natural Way to Clean Those Drippy Messes
Good morning everyone! I’m blogging for the first time in my new place. It’s been a week since we’ve moved in. Still settling in, unpacking, tidying, making minute homely adjustments around the house. One of the first challenges was setting up child-friendly Montessori spaces & keeping spaces NEAT for a small home to a family of… Continue reading How to create a Montessori child-friendly environment in a small apartment (Part One)
Good morning! I’m recently stuck in a quiet state of mind. Being I find it hard to find words to everything going on in my mind & in my life. It’s been an exciting 2016 & I am fully looking forward to embracing 2017! One major undertask these few months have been Project Moving House.… Continue reading Sweet 16 going on 17. Here’s to a brand new year!
“To send a letter is a good way to go somewhere without moving anything but your heart.” Phyllis Theroux Hello everyone, I hope that you’ve caught the best of this year end holiday love bug. It’s my absolute favourite time of the year! The streets are aglow, malls are decked out in huge luminous christmas… Continue reading Mr Postman, is there a holiday card in your bag for me? [GIVEAWAY]
It’s official. Today’s the last day of school and the beginning of a long year-end school holiday. I’m actually looking forward to the holidays because it means I’m taking a break from being Bub’s school chauffeur. It’s rather exciting to be able to plan out a few activities I’ve been wanting to try out with… Continue reading Our Montessori Shelf: Activity trays for a 3 YO & 15 MO
4 years ago, I fell in love with the Montessori philosophy that children should be given beautiful, wooden, well-made toys. It resonated so well with my beliefs & it just made sense. Though 4 years later, realistically it is almost impossible to buy ONLY wooden toys for my boys. We gladly adopt hand-me-downs plastic & battery… Continue reading The Joy Of Owning Beautiful & Educational Toys