I Love Mooncake!

It’s moon cake fever! Okay, I’m kinda late on this post, the end of mooncake festival falls on Monday.  I really just want to share and rave about my favorite mooncake since last year (see watermark date)!  I’ve tried and eaten so many kinds and brands since childhood, from the regular supermarket variety to the fancy … Continue reading

A Father’s Day Greeting

A father is a guide on the journey to adulthood, a teacher of morals and values.He listens to problems and helps to find their solutions.He is a friend, always there to share the good and the bad.He is someone who gets respect because he deserves it, trust because he earns it, and love because of … Continue reading

Thoughts on Mother’s Day

Of all days, I couldn’t find the words to express myself this Mother’s Day.  I have so much in my mind right now and I thought I’d share some quotes that share my sentiments on this special day for moms. It is often difficult, tiresome and hard to be a mother, and there is never … Continue reading

Mom-Friday is Throwing a Blog Anniversary Blowout!

MY MOM-FRIDAY is turning 2 on May 9!!! I still can’t believe I’m a blogger.  I can’t even say it with a straight face… but I’m proud to be one. It’s almost 24 months since my first post on Mother’s Day of 2009, so I consider every mum’s day my blog anniversary as well. Thank … Continue reading

Easter Egg Painting and Hunting

HAPPY EASTER Sunday! We really did not plan anything for Easter and so after having a lazy Sunday morning and ate spaghetti bolognese for lunch, I boiled some eggs and set an art day with the kids. I took out some colored markers, paint brushes and watercolor paint and the kids made their own Easter … Continue reading

A Valentine Poem

“Roses are red, viotets are blue, you are the Best and… I love you.” This was a Valentine project from my boy — a unique, crafty pop-up card. Yes, he misspelled “violets” and I’m guessing he wrote the word like how he heard it from the teacher, I’m sure. And it actually made this card … Continue reading

Chinese New Year Horoscopes for the Year of the White Metal Rabbit

KUNG HEI FAT CHOI!May the peace-loving Rabbit hop into your lives, bringing love and good fortune this year!Happy Chinese New Year of the Metal Rabbit! If you want to learn about your 2011 Chinese horoscopes, here’s a general guide from gotohoroscope.com:RAT – 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008OX – 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009TIGER – 1926, 1938, … Continue reading

Shop at the 2011 Grand Baby Fair from Baby Company

I loved shopping at Baby Company when I was infanticipating several years ago. It’s a one-stop shop for me and hubby as they carry a wide range of products that expectant parents need to complete their baby checklist.  This weekend, I am happy to share that they will have their first ever, Grand Baby Fair this … Continue reading

Joys of the Holidays…Thank You 2010!

Hooray for 2010! Welcome 2011!!! It’s the last day of the year and I hope you all spent your holidays with a bang! There’s literally food and merriment everywhere and the air is filled with the spirit of joy and giving. Best of all, the holiday season allows us to celebrate and reunite with family … Continue reading

Mom-Cook: No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake

After almost 20 years, I finally made this cake again during this most wonderful time of the year. I used to make this with my mother when I was in high school. It was the first time I ever tried a cheesecake and I loved it! Blueberry cheesecake became an instant favorite. And I can’t help … Continue reading