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Follow the growth of a lovely child from pre-birth to toddler (coming soon) as his parent documented.. daily events, providing views on paternal and maternal sides of parenting.

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Other Tags: Singapore, Baby, Gynae, Childcare

One stop station for reviews of the lastest game releases on PC, PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii... with a few flash games here and there to keep you entertained...

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  • Happy Father's Day ~ 2015
    on Jun 19, 2015 in Mummy Chan Pre-school video
    I just realized this is the 3rd time I writing a "Happy Father's Day" post. I did it once in 2013, and another time in 2014. So, this time I am going to keep it short, really short.. Here's a father's day present from Renzo Chan, he's asked to dra...
  • prepare our kids for primary one..June 11. 2015, it's just another normal Friday morning, I was preparing to set off for work while Daddy Chan came home with a letter, after dropping the boys at their childcare center, he looked absolutely overjoyed... The letter was from our #1...
  • piano lessons, to continue, or not?I am not sure if it is fated, somehow Renzo's piano learning journey has not been very smooth from the beginning. Since September 2012 till now, it's been almost 3 years and he has changed 4 teachers. First 2 from Yamaha music school and he followed...
  • P1 registration 2015, it's comingWhen was the last time I talked about primary school plan for Renzo? I did a recap and here you go: July 31, 2011 - freaking 4 years ago when Renzo was barely 2, I talked about the rather complex P1 registration process which till date, I am still n...
  • discovering the joy of play outdoor with kids..
    on Apr 11, 2015 in Mummy Chan Pre-school Vacation Videos
    About 3 months ago, I wrote a post to encourage parents putting down their smart phone and spending more time with kids. So during this 3 months period, I did follow the 3 suggestions I gave to myself, and other parents about how to cut down time spe...
  • when all other discipline strategies fail...
    on Jan 29, 2015 in Mummy Chan Parenting Tips Pre-school
    I've mentioned in my previous post that Renzo has shown some signs of rebellion with frequent temper tantrums since he turned 5.5 years old. By putting down my cell phone and getting more engaged with his daily activities, I've definitely seen im...
  • put down that smartphone, parents..When was the last time you kid called out for you, and you gave the response: "Wait, can't you see I am busy (on my phone)??!!" I am proud to say that although my kids have pretty unlimited screen time on TV, they have absolutely ZERO interaction wi...
  • back on the piano topic, again...From September 2012 when Renzo first started the Music Wonderland course with Yamaha, which lasted for only 6 months due to logistic concerns, till we restarted his piano lessons in October 2013 with private teacher at home, Renzo's piano learning jo...
  • Raising a Rational Renzo
    on Dec 11, 2014 in Daddy Chan Pre-school
    Everyday around us, we can easily spot emotional people. That frustrated lady, furiously pushing the button for the lift, knowing that pushing it once or dozen times has no correlation to the speed at which the lift will come. That torn executive,...
  • the awesome yearly school concert...
    on Nov 16, 2014 in Mummy Chan Pre-school Videos
    On Thursday, Nov 13, 2014, we took one day off from work, to attend probably the biggest event of the year, Renzo's childcare year end concert. Renzo refused to reveal any details about his concert despite me asking him numerous times at home. Ever...
  • Happiness, is a choice10am, November 02, 2014, Sunday, Lift Lobby While walking togther to Daddy's car, Renzo suddenly started whining and tearing for no reason, it could be because we were nagging him to speed up as his piano lesson starts at 1030am, and he finally go...
  • sartorially sophisticated Renzo..
    on Oct 21, 2014 in Mummy Chan Pre-school
    When I first found out I was expecting a baby boy 5 years ago, the first thought crossed my mind was, there goes the plan to doll up a little cutie baby girl.. I've never expected 2-3 years down the road, I found it way more fun and fascinating to...
  • those awkward moments when Renzo makes mummy feel...
    on Oct 8, 2014 in Mummy Chan Pre-school
    Dumb, yes DUMB, that's the word. I am always proud to tell my friends that my son doesn't know how to talk back, after hearing a lot of vomit-blood-stories about how a young toddler talks/argues back to parents on every single instruction he/she get...
  • Renzo's first "scrapbook"
    on Sep 21, 2014 in Firsts Mummy Chan Pre-school
    Just recently, I got really inspired by a mummy friend's beautiful scrapbook ideas and decided to start filing Renzo's drawings, as some of his drawings are really very nicely done, and I do wish that 20 years down the road, he would appreciate the f...
  • 5-A-Day-Books with RenzoLast week, when I went to fetch Renzo from school after work, we met one of his classmates and her mummy at the lift. The friendly mummy pointed out to me that the lift is not working as I didn't notice the signboard pasted on the wall. And Renzo ask...
  • Never late again for homework submission
    on Sep 7, 2014 in Mummy Chan Pre-school
    This morning, when I woke up and checked our "notice board" on the fridge (we have a habit to put up all the notification from school with fridge magnets, so we won't miss out any important deadline), I suddenly recalled that besides bringing a moonc...
  • Renzo is teaching us to be better parentsSince Rynus started going to full day childcare, I've changed their daily routine, instead of having my in laws fetch Renzo and my helper fetch Rynus on 2 separate trips, I rush down to their school by public transport, and take a taxi to bring the 2...
  • reading WITH kids...If you've been following Renzo's blog, you know that he loves reading since young and I'm very glad that we've fostered a good reading habit at home from day one. Despite the fact that he could read English books independently now, we still enjoy rea...
  • lesson learned from some "peer pressure"
    on Aug 25, 2014 in Mummy Chan Parenting Tips Pre-school
    Our current culture in this 21st century, is all about immediacy. We whatsapp, instagram, tweet, blog, and of course, post on Facebook. We know everything that everyone else has accomplished. It's easy to see how this trickles down to our kids. My 5...
  • online parenting tips which truly work..
    on Aug 13, 2014 in Mummy Chan Parenting Tips Pre-school
    Social media network has been flooded with online parenting tips nowadays, such as 9 tips to be your child's best friend, 8 tips that promote most effective discipline, 7 ways to raise happy kid, 6 ways to get your kid to eat better, etc, etc....
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