Category Archives: Family

Faberhills Park 


As I sit here at Faberhills playground watching over my niece and nephews, I suddenly realize how much the park,  as we have always called it,  has changed over the forty-plus years since we moved here in 1970. Kids now … Continue reading

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Getting tricked is fun – Trick Eye Museum RWS


Trick Eye Museum, the 3D art museum from Korea that opened in Singapore in June 2014 has revamped their exhibits into six new themes zones under Mystery, Supernatural, Fantasy, Excitement, Fairy tale and Trick World. I was among the lucky … Continue reading

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Picnic @ Istana


There are some who think I Facebook too much and too often. But they don’t realise there are tangible rewards that I receive from it. Firstly, the friend who hosted me in Taipei is someone I got to know via Facebook. … Continue reading

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Gender Stereotyping in Relationship


My next door neighbour is currently renovating the bathrooms for the kids’ room. I say kids here but really, they are adults, the eldest son being 28 and the daughter 26. When I asked about the inconvenience of them sharing … Continue reading

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Narrating Family History


We don’t know why he was picked, other than the journalist contacted him after he won a photo contest in the local Chinese papers. She was interested to interview him for a special article the paper was publishing on National … Continue reading

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Motivation


Aaron’s school is one of the top schools in Singapore. Students get in either through DSC (Direct School Admission) which is conducted mid-year, through tests and interviews for some, arts and sports for others, or through PSLE (Primary School Leaving Examinations) … Continue reading

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Till death do us part…the criteria for a long-lasting marriage


I read this article in the tabloid section of weekend Zaobao and thought I will share it here. This is my translation from the Chinese article: For those contemplating marriage, there are a few criteria one must have to avoid divorce … Continue reading

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