3 ideas suddenly came to mind…

3 ideas suddenly came to mind…

As we enter into our 3rd month with the children stuck at home and parents possibly going nuts already, or trying super hard to stay sane, (and heaven knows how much longer this is going to persist…hopefully shorter, if HK’s infection numbers stop...

Keep Calm, and be Slow and Deliberate

I was having a conversation with a friend a few days ago, and I was telling her about my initial days of training as a Montessori teacher. One of the things that took me awhile to get used to, especially having gotten used to the very rushed pace of life in HK, was...
Screen time during school suspension?

Screen time during school suspension?

With schools suspended for over a month, children are ‘trapped’ at home and some aren’t allowed to go out at all. What do they do with all that time? Older ones may end up spending more time online, and even younger ones may spend more time than usual on screens....

Bored to tears?

In the last 8 months, HK has experienced 2 periods of time when schools had to be suspended, and hence, children had to stay home. This is a stressful situation for some families who have no extra help, whose parents both work and depend on the fact that their...

A New Lunar Year, but it could be a lot happier…

Chinese New Year is normally a very festive and happy time when families get together and celebrate the coming of a new page, with all kinds of blessings. However, this year, this occasion was fraught with fear of the new coronavirus, which has caused people to suffer...