Childhood Wonderment

11.02.10 2 Comments

“Moon!” exclaims Andrea from the backseat of our car. “Yeees, moon,” concurs Brandon. It’s in the middle of the afternoon. While I’m keeping my eyes on the road I know they DO see the moon, they’ve pointed it out to me in broad daylight…  

Read more

Andrea’s Nest

30.10.09 No Comments

Andrea’s quite independent when it comes to taking her naps, or going to bed at night. She gets her pacifier, and will very readily just lie down in bed and play…  

Read more

How To Cheer Up A Cancer Patient

18.10.09 No Comments

My mom’s in Singapore GH, recuperating from a surgery called pleuraldysis (spelling?) done on her lungs in an attempt to stop fluid from accumulating between the lungs and its pleural lining. Dad’s with her there to give her physical and emotional support—but…  

Read more

Children Think “Why Not?”, Not “Cannot”

03.09.09 1 Comment

If you have the chance to, here’s what you should try doing the next time you are in the company of little children: hang back, and just observe them playing. Don’t interfere. Don’t hush or tut. Instead, allow them to poke, prod,…  

Read more

Post-Penang Recovery Phase

24.08.09 No Comments

Before August arrived, I was viewing the month with the same kind of wariness that one has while teetering at the edge of a cliff, looking down at the ravine below that you know won’t have anything to break your fall once…  

Read more

Cooking For Baby - Simple Porridge Oats Recipe

25.02.09 1 Comment

Here’s something quick and easy I threw together for Andrea’s lunch today. ####Ingredients * handful of rolled oats * handful of red spinach leaves, finely chopped * 1 egg * tiny pinch of salt Pour hot…  

Read more

Chatty Andrea

28.09.08 No Comments

Andrea’s getting really fun to play with.  

Read more

Managing (Only Just)

13.09.08 3 Comments

The camel’s back broke today.  

Read more

Family Time

31.08.08 1 Comment

Rapid fire update on what’s been going on: As you can see, I’ve shaved my head. It’s just a small show of support for my mom. Lots of people seem to like it, so I might just keep the buzz cut. Andrea’s turning…  

Read more

Recent Happenings

30.07.08 3 Comments

Firstly, congratulations to [Min Yen]( who came back to KL to ‘officially’ tie the knot with her beau, Eugene. Min Yen: for the record, Han and I were rather amused when the priest pronounced you “Dr and _Mrs_ Eugene Teh”. …  

Read more


You are currently browsing the archives for the Andrea category.