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by smurf
Sat Feb 07, 2009 11:47 pm
Forum: Child Care, Kindergartens, Student Care
Topic: [Sembawang/Yishun] Preschools
Replies: 232
Views: 154292

I went to see eldeweiss yesterday. found that the environment is very nice and quiet. What I like about the school is that the main door is locked and cannot open from outside I think. The place looks clean and nice and tidy. a very nice environment for littls kids. Though it is aircon-ed, but there...
by smurf
Sat Feb 07, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: When your child wants this and that...
Replies: 106
Views: 22418

Addoil wrote:
smurf

remember that is never too late to start, end of the year, might see some of the result come out.
I really do hope so. :pray:
by smurf
Sat Feb 07, 2009 11:05 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: When your child wants this and that...
Replies: 106
Views: 22418

You're welcome! :oops: I know about the old folks drill thingy cos I had to go through that too. My sis was born when I just entered primary school, and apparently, my unhappiness lasted till P2 even. I didn't become violent but I think I got even more introverted and my grades slipped. My parents ...
by smurf
Sat Feb 07, 2009 9:06 am
Forum: Music, Singing, Dancing, Speech & Drama
Topic: Yamaha or Cristofori
Replies: 123
Views: 84950

I have just registered my 4 yr old kid with Yamaha Junior 4 years course.Think it should be fun playing for him. Yamaha is good for auditory training, but not strong for professional exams. pianojazzy says as much in the other thread. I know because I sent my son through all the 4 years and more, a...
by smurf
Sat Feb 07, 2009 9:01 am
Forum: Newbies & Clubs
Topic: Daddy sashimi - hello!
Replies: 6
Views: 1746

Re: Daddy sashimi - hello!

sashimi wrote: Came across this site when I googled for parenting forums. Have visited other forums before but dunno why I seem to prefer the culture in this one, a combination of honest-to-goodness parenting talk, like-minded individuals and (almost) endless laughs!
:D
I felt the same. :wink:
by smurf
Sat Feb 07, 2009 8:18 am
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: When your child wants this and that...
Replies: 106
Views: 22418

Thanks Schellen! I will try your method and go slow...I think I expect too much of him...u know like everytime old folks will go, 'u r the eldest or jie jie kor kor, you should do this do that...blah blah blah...cannot bully the baby, etc.I guess since young, I was being drilled into thinking this w...
by smurf
Fri Feb 06, 2009 10:23 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Difficulties of having a intellectually gifted child
Replies: 39
Views: 13516

my elder boy also asks questions from the moment he gets up in the morning until nite, but I really don't think that he is gifted leh. I suppose kids so young like to ask question bah. :?
by smurf
Fri Feb 06, 2009 5:54 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: When your child wants this and that...
Replies: 106
Views: 22418

I'm so glad that there is such forum to share ideas and thoughts. else, I wouldn't know where to get info.hahah.

My boy wasn't like this before. it's only after I got preggie with the 2nd boy, then he behaves like that.
by smurf
Thu Feb 05, 2009 10:40 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: When your child wants this and that...
Replies: 106
Views: 22418

thanks mummies for your support. I'm a SAHM too! but from Buds (mostly) and other mummies' posts, I feel that I have 'wasted' my 2 years being a SAHM. cos I don't teach or seldom read to him. I hope it's not too late now. :oops: yup, have a 10 mths old boy and a 4 year old. very difficult lor, cos t...
by smurf
Thu Feb 05, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: When your child wants this and that...
Replies: 106
Views: 22418

sometime I really want to give up. maybe he just doesn't understand it at all. I know consistency is the key, but hard to do so, especially if I'm alone with him and I need to go out to get grocery. can't leave him alone mah. This morning I went crazy, I slapped him, cos he was throwing tandrum. so ...