No Longer Silent 4 min read
Witnessing a bloody civil war gave Jacqui Joseph the determination to campaign against violence.
Baby Steps 5 min read
Are what we’re teaching children at an early age, be that food choices or religious decisions, a form of indoctrination?
Making Frugal Cool 5 min read
Retrenchment turned her life upside down, but also gave Jody Allen a kickstart towards good health and financial freedom.
Toys Money Can and Cannot Buy 2 min read
Toys Money Can Buy LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon $1300 LEGO and Star Wars. What more could little (and not-so-little) boys—and girls—want? With 7500 pieces, it’s one of the biggest and most detailed LEGO models ever created. Hours of fun....
Fat, Thin or Somewhere In Between 4 min read
Blaming someone for their body shape is an insult, even when you call them “skinny”.
A Letter to Me, the New Mum 6 min read
Melody Tan reflects on her journey to becoming a mother of a one-year-old.
Travelling with children: Where to go 1 min read
Cruises All meals catered for, family-friendly rooms, daily children’s programs (some also offer childcare or babysitting services) and you don’t even need to think about the holiday itinerary. Everything you need to have a break where you don’t need to...
Making Friends 2 min read
How not to Be creepy “That’s a really nice outfit” is a nice compliment and may win you a smile and a short conversation. “I’ve been watching you for the last hour and I really like how your outfit accentuates...
All I said was, “I don’t want children” 2 min read
Her eyes grew to the size of ping-pong balls and her lips, shaped to form the words that were about to come out of her mouth, froze as she took a step back, shielding her young child behind her. Did...