Thank You 2018, Hello 2019

What an exhilarating roller coaster ride it has been this year and we cannot wait to welcome the new year. 2018 has been a year that drained me mentally, physically and professionally, but I am thankful for those who have helped and guided me along this crazy year. Some 10 years ago, I would have recorded every single happening so …

Things to do in Genting for family with kids this December 2018

We wanted a short winter holiday for our family this December and had shortlisted Seoul, Taiwan, Japan and even to the Dubai (not so much of winter here) but alas plans changed and we ended up booking a flight to Kuala Lumpur and decided to spend a couple of nights in Genting for some cold winter weather experience for the little ones.  Genting …

The Residence Bintan, Where Parents Get to Slow Down & Kids Have Fun

If you only have 3D2N to spare and wish for family time with your kids and personal time too together with your other half, The Residence Bintan could be what you need. We just got back and everyone is suffering from the resort withdrawal sadness already. “Bring me back to resort please!!!” Zara pleaded this morning while I tried to …

Dramatic First Week of Primary School, We Barely Survived

When baby first arrived, parents struggled with new challenges daily, and we thought those were bad! Days in childcare were quite a breeze and we thought it was going to be smooth sailing there forth… and after just the first week of Primary school life, I concluded that the real struggles have just started. Week 1, with both girls transiting …

Pose, Laugh and Shoot with Clickz Studio

Zara with the welcome setup by the team at Clickz Studio. Thanks to Clickz Studio, we had our very first family photo shoot with my entire family. We were our own photographers, directors and models! It was a super fun session and we all love the photos we took! Props are available for use in the studio. Well, we did …

The three and a half of us in bed

When Ayra is back home with us, she likes to sleep on our big bed at night, and usually sleep better and longer too. So we try to accommodate her sleeping style when she does fall asleep with us in our bed. This is how the three and a half of us usually sleep in our King size bed. At …

The virus infected weekend

The weekend that just past was a slow and rather painful one. Abang has been sick for an entire week since last Sunday, with very bad infection in the throat and down with bad cough. With just a day spent together at home on the Labour Day public holiday with us, Ayra fell sick too on Friday evening, with temperature …

Visit to The Art of the Brick at Art Science Museum Singapore

Over the staycation weekend we visited The Art of the Brick exhibition at Art Science Museum. It was our first visit to the museum and personally I was very excited about it. We took a stroll to the museum after we checked out of the hotel (to save on parking since its complimentary from the hotel). The weather wasn’t hot …

Family Staycation at Marina Mandarin Hotel Singapore

Over the Good Friday weekend, the family went for a short getaway in Singapore. We love staycations in Singapore! No jet-lag, no need to change currency and get totally recharged and as much enjoyment. Loving the mineral pool at the hotel, we went back to Marina Mandarin hotel. And this time, we got upgraded to their Meritus Club room! Much …

A week into our new home

It’s been a week! Our first week living on our own at our new house. A house we call home, just the three of us. I have been looking forward to this day for 9 years, since the day I knew he is the one. And now here we are. I am holding back photos of the house for now …

Our first threesome photo shoot

In my 33 weeks now and finally we got our first proper photo shoot with Maryann at The Studio Loft. Booked the package during their promotion at the mother-baby exhibition at Singapore Expo. Spent the previous two nights preparing the props for the shoot and am glad they turned out pretty well. One sad thing was my hair; as expected, …