When Kids Set New House Rules

My 9-year old niece posted this sign on the fridge to warn her 5-year old brother NOT to repetitively make a mess of their mom and dad’s bedroom. My sister forwarded this photo to me recently. Up until now, I still couldn’t stop giggling. I wonder how my little nephew responded to this (he can’t…

Jamboree

I am so blessed with such a happy childhood. Whenever I would look back at those years, I couldn’t help but laugh. How crazy and innocent we were back then! One particular memory that stuck in my head was that summer of ’86, when our entire clan went to our traditional annual summer outing in Jamboree,…

Fork in the Road

I know it’s been a while since I last wrote a blog and I also know that I promised I will be blogging at least once a week but then this month I am a complete failure. There is actually a reason behind this which I hope you would understand as I’m sure you too…

Grey (Hair) Anatomy

(I saw this note from one of my blogs a few years ago. It gave me a good laugh as I try to recall that particular incident. I thought this story was also very timely since I will be celebrating my birthday again in a few days. Hope you enjoy reading it as I am…

Revelation at Adam’s Peak

Never in my wildest dream did I ever fancy climbing a peak of a mountain! Seven girls armed with three flashlights, seven small bottles of water, one pair of sandwich and two bananas each wearing only a pair of snickers and some flipflops. Yes, we’re more than ready to climb Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka’s 4th…

The Mirror Has Two Faces

It’s been a very long time since I last watched a love story that creates an ‘umph’ effect on me – something which when you think about it, makes you smile and want to watch it over and over again. Last night, my sister and I decided that we’re going to watch an old movie…