As a busy event planner and host, my time is very valuable to me, but I have to look good when hosting events, so regular trips to the nail salon have been part of my weekly routine for a long time. But a turning point in how I became an advocate of do-it-yourself nail manicures was something that happened a few months back. Read More
It’s only from my husband that I knew about the month of August is a “ghost month” for some Chinese. They stopped house construction as soon as that month comes in because the noise might wake the “ghost”.
It’s actually my birthday and our wedding anniversary month.
Being a mom takes a great deal of sacrifice. You have to put your family first, but that doesn’t mean it’s wrong to devote time to self-care. In fact, caring for yourself is one of the most important and unselfish things that busy moms can do. If you get burnt out and stressed, how will you have the energy to devote to your family? Read More
As the saying goes, ‘the days are long, but the years are short.’ Day by day it feels as though nothing is changing, but when you look back, you realize just how much time has flown. As humans, we only get a limited time on this planet, and so it’s up to us to lead the very best life we can. And if you think hard enough about it, you’ll come to realize that it’s helping others which make the most difference. If you’re in a position to help someone or make their life better in some way, that’s what makes the most impact. You might not be able to change the world, but you can change the world for some people. If you really want to make a difference, here’s how you could go about it. Read More
How are you guys dealing with our not-so normal weather these days? You know, the scorching heat from morning till noon and then heavy rains with lightning and thunder during late afternoon? I guess this is just one of the major effects of climate change.
Anyway, because of this unpredicted weather conditions everyday, I bet most of you takes every opportunity you’ll get to go on a back-to-school shopping for your kids. Yes, this is the time again when the spotlight is on our children. A couple of weeks now and they will be going back to school and just like you, I am also having mix emotions. Stress is creeping back to me once again. Read More