Reframing your Mind
My son excitedly showed me his drawing.”Nice or not? You want to show your friends?”He asked.
I love my son and many things about him.When I took a photo, he was excited and exclaim”Wow…exactly the same”.
We call a rock a rock.In some cases, we can reframe our mind see the picture.
A highly intelligent lecturer talked about a boy who was reared by wolves.According to experts, his mind could not learn new languages and certain new things.
I was shocked.I look at Nikki Tay of Steady Steps in Songapore, Reuven Feureinstein of Israel and wondered their reactions to these statements.
Garbage in garbage out.However,garbage can be recycled. Thus,I think back of the unemployed man for 4 years.6 months of handholding and he was able to secure a job.He has his difficulties,but we persevered on and he stayed on the job.
A hammer cannot screw a screw,and a plier cannot hammer in a nail. Thus,wrong tools and unsuitable processes.
Thus,let us reexamine before we say some things cannot be fixed.
A great reminder of the gift of children (Duranho father school in 2012)
Vocabulary For Family
This is a useful resource that I sometimes use.
Talk little about studies or work.:)
Combined Mother Day and Charis Birthday
It was a fun and filling combined celebrations.FILLING means sister Marie makes wonderful durian puffs….burp..
Family Teamwork:firefighting operations
This teamwork event where the family must drive,pump the hydrant and fight the fire is a great experience.It really brought us closer together.
One of the greatest takeway is that Charlotte and Aaron have exposure to driving and road safety.
I had a meeting with my daughter school teacher last week. It was perceived negatively and the inconvenience of taking leave.
When I talked to the teacher, she shared on some incidents to take note of. I was also concern of my daughter academic performance. I had neglected her social needs and affirmation due to my work and course. As the teacher shared,I also explained that my youngest daughter is a baby and needs attention and my 5 year old son needs attention and my daughter academic workload is heavy. We are so drained at home.
I came to the realisation that parents teachers meetings are good so we could understand and know the whole picture.