Category Archives: family

Life is Boring

It was Friday night after a long week at work, and I was bored. A 4-day weekend lay ahead, full of the promise of unhurried mornings and sufficient rest. What better way to start it off by chillin’ at a … Continue reading

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Jeena turns One!

Jeena turned a big One in July. She’s learning to point and has a voracious appetite. Someone told me that her first word was “Mmm…mmm” (the I-want-food mmm mmm, not the I’m-thinking or I’m-shitting mm mmm). She has her mum’s … Continue reading

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A Snake Visits Us

All I had wanted was a cup of cold milk heaped with Aussie Milo, to go with the book I was reading. Instead, I entered the kitchen to find my dad holding a stick, beating at the orange-tiled floor. “There’s … Continue reading

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The chasm between Life and Death

Lump jumped over But I fell in It’s now a month Still grieving, still grieving

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Long Live Lump, the Smartest Rabbit Ever

It’s been three Sundays since Lump died. We–Mum, Poofie and I–buried him in a makeshift grave in the garden after Mum came home from church (it was also Jeena’s dedication in church that morn, which I missed). I didn’t invite … Continue reading

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Jeena Wong

My new niece is a cutie. And because she’s the second girl in her family, like me, I’ve instantly bonded with her! 🙂 Here are some shots from my visit a few weeks ago. She poopoo-ed while I was there, … Continue reading

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Baby talk

I planned on visiting Jeena yesterday night but fell asleep and zoned out till this morning. Just now, I asked my dad who Jeena looks like. Me: So who does Jeena look like? Dad: Err… normally I don’t notice. She … Continue reading

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