Expired Food Art

I was clearing out my supplies and found all this expired flour that I couldn’t bring myself to just throw away. So I decided to make play dough with it with the kids. Just add water and salt and mix through to the right consistency. The salt is just there to make the dough stretchy…

Kids: Kaius & McDonald’s 

Me: OK kids, nap time! Go lie down and I’ll go get my book.  Kaius: You mean your McDonald’s book?  Me: (amused) How did you know it’s a McDonald’s book?  Kaius: Because I saw the McDonald’s sign and I was reading it just now.  Wow. My son is a lot more observant than I give…

Maids Are The Backbone of Our Society

When I was growing up, we had a couple of domestic helpers around the house, usually from Philippines or Indonesia. (For those unfamiliar with Singapore, domestic help is commonplace because it is affordable.) From my observations, even as a child, I knew that good domestic help was difficult to find. When we did have a…