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8 Things I Learn About Moving On

8 Things I Learn About Moving On

Heartbreak is inevitable, but every problem or issue comes with a solution. Everyone would face a setback, whether minor or disastrous at some point in their life. What do we do with this setback? Do we live with the mistakes? Do we let it define us? Sometimes what we need is closure, but even that is hard to come by sometimes. Not everyone we meet will stay. And not everyone who part ways with us will part with us nicely. So what can we do to move on from this?

1. Forgive the person. People may break your heart by playing...


8 Things Before 28

8 Things Before 28

8 Things Before 28

So I just turned 27 a few days ago (our lady boss herself just turned 27 a few weeks ago Hehe). And I have reached that age where I don't ask for presents, cakes or surprises. No to presents because I think presents given on days that are not your birthdays are a much pleasant surprise. No to cakes because I eat cake all the time due to the nature of my job. No to surprises because life gives you surprises anytime anyway, so why wait for birthdays, right? Hahaha! Well those are just traditions for...


8 Things I Embrace as a Childcare Teacher

8 Things I Embrace as a Childcare Teacher


I was not exactly a teacher's pet in school, but I was in Student Council and I did fairly well in my studies, so I wouldn't say I was the sort of student to give teachers a hard time. In fact, I thought that teachers were just genetically programmed to be patient, selfless, kind and knowledgeable. To me, teachers had the answer to everything, they could solve the little problems and they are always undaunted. Or perhaps these are just the teachers I was blessed with. This is what I thought.
Until I became a teacher myself. I...


8 Things You Can Do To Make Eid Visits Awesome

8 Things You Can Do To Make Eid Visits Awesome

Eid is awesome in general. Family, food and fun. It is about keeping the familial ties intact by visiting each other, and showing your care and concern while you share mouthwatering dishes and delicious kueh. But there are times when we might get a little too enthusiastic about our hosts' or guests' lives, and our questions or answers might offend them.

Here are 8 things you can do, either as a guest or a host, to make Eid awesome and even memorable.

1) Dress to Impress. It is important for you to be well dressed, both as a guest and a host....


8 Things I Learned About Heartbreak

8 Things I Learned About Heartbreak

Heartbreak is universal and timeless. It happens easily and readily, and it can happen to anyone. It could be because someone left you, another disappointed you, or you didn't get that job you want, or you got rejected from university. The list goes on and it could not be easily prevented. But guess what. It gets better. It always will. 

1. It hurts. It literally hurts. Sometimes it feels like your heart and stomach fell to the floor. Sometimes it feels like your heart is being squeezed momentarily, before being let go of. It still hurts. But remember....

2. It is never...


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