Considering it joy

Are you going through a tough period? I guess all of us have our own struggles, however ‘easy’ life may look like on the outside. In this day and age, everyone wants to have a ‘good life’. We look enviously upon those seem to have it easy, and often try our best to avoid suffering, which is natural and totally a part… Read more →


The Adventures of Squirky #6 – When does the search end? (with Giveaway!)

Finally! The last installment of cult series “The Adventures of Squirky the Alien” arrived in our mailbox. How will the story end?? The girls were familiar with this endearing blue alien by now, and cosied up to read it together. Without giving away too much, I must say the ending was not what I expected! Go get a copy to… Read more →


Junior Explorer – Sharks in the Mexican Gulf Coast

It has been six months since we received our first Junior Explorer kit! And every month, the girls are delighted when a new package arrives with the Mission for the month. This month, it was Mission Gulf Coast, which was all about Sharks, and other creatures that inhabit the Gulf (of Mexico’s) Coast. The Shark Chart has already earned its… Read more →


Our lovelies from Dust & Things – with International Giveaway!

The most lovely personalised gifts I customised, have arrived from Wales, UK! Hand-made by Sian and Mike who run family workshop Dust & Things, these design-forward array of personalised products emanate so much love. There’s a charming anecdote behind the name that makes me adore them already. Why the name ‘Dust and Things’? – One day in a dark, cluttered shop… Read more →


Explorer Junior’s Miclik – build anything you can think up!

Explorer Junior (an early childhood educational service provider incubated under NUS Enterprise, which also brings in high quality toys) sent us the Miclik toy to review, and the kids found it really interesting! Explorer Junior has the sole distributor rights to Miclik, which is basically a modular construction toy that I find particularly suitable for preschoolers. Miclik is produced by the Spanish (Barcelona)… Read more →


The Good God by Michael Reeves

The hubs picked this book up at Shalom Christian Media, and kept exclaiming about how good it is as he read it. When he finished it, he passed it to me as compulsory reading (haha). Ostensibly a book about the theological intricacies of the Trinity, it was also intensely applicable. For how we know God does have an impact on… Read more →