It's been a year since I became a temporary stay at home mom and about 6 months to go before I go back to work. I have been on unpaid childcare leave since May last year. Even though I had always considered taking unpaid childcare leave, I had been very afraid to do it. Mainly … Continue reading Working Mom , Stay At Home Mom
I have been struggling with back pain for about 4 months now. I'm pretty sure it is because of my bad breastfeeding posture at night. It is really hard to ensure proper posture in the wee hours of the night. Also, my daughter likes to climb on top of me when I'm sleeping, and it … Continue reading First try for Hijama
I first learnt about "growth mindset" during an intense professional development course. "Growth mindset" believes in the brain malleability. Most of us grow up hearing some kids are just born smart and some kids are born not that smart. Some kids have a natural talent in a particular skill and some kids are hopeless. You … Continue reading Growth mindset: Our children’s potential and abilities.
The umrah trip was the highlight of my 2017. We brought along our two children. Abang was 3 years old and adik was 7 months old. There were a lot of questions regarding bringing children for mini pilgrimage especially at such a young and trying age when they are so dependent on you. So I'm … Continue reading Umrah Trip with two small kids
First blog post of this spanking new blog. 2017 is almost coming to an end. Usually at this time of the year, I would be saying goodbye to the holidays by preparing for a new school year, getting ready to meet a new batch of students, new lessons, new classrooms, new level teachers to work … Continue reading Saying goodbye to 2017