Category: kindness

SuperHero Me 2017 – Plant it Forward: Crafting wheatgrass pots!

Remember I mentioned these super cool inclusive arts workshops recently? We attended one last weekend! I was blown away from the moment I stepped into the Objectifs Centre gallery (which is itself a very interesting heritage building that used to be the Middle Road Church, built circa 1870). It has been repainted to a very cheery yellow. The good folks… Read more →

Yellow Ribbon Run 2017

I thought that the @yellowribbonsg run was a meaningful one to sign up for, not least cos I have a few prison officer friends, 2 pastors who were former inmates, and many friends who help out in the Prisons Fellowship Singapore and provide counselling services to inmates and their families. We have also been participating in the Angel Tree hamper project, supported… Read more →

Fostering a child

I recently received a request from the PR company that works with MSF to share a video about fostering, so as to spread the word. I watched one of the two videos they sent me, and cried. It was just so painful to imagine being that child. Then a few days later, one of the pastors in my church sent… Read more →

BB Share A Gift 2015 and the Angel Tree Project

BB Share A Gift It’s the time of year again to actively partner with the Boys Brigade in contributing food to the needy. After volunteering as poster girls last year, we definitely wanted to continue this annual tradition of giving. The girls were really enthusiastic, and K helped to choose four of every type of Ayam Brand Tuna (and 10… Read more →

Culture of giving

In the five months that K has been in primary school, we have been glad that she’s been given opportunities to think about those who are less fortunate than her, and that the school assigns them little projects of active giving! At the start of the school year, we adopted this brilliant idea that I first heard from my friend… Read more →

BBSG 2014 – a trolley of food

After being wowed at the grand launch and taking wefies with VIPs, the girls went for our first BBSG 2014 groceries run last weekend! Happy to sweep some halal canned food off the shelves.  The girls were really excited to be doing this, and 3.5 year old B was especially enthu in picking cans off the shelf (“Let me put it in, let meeeee…”). Possibly… Read more →