Lego Land ,Malaysia

  Lego Land is situated in Johor Bahru , a 5 hour drive or a 45 min flight from KL airport,Malaysia. The colourful hotel at Johor Bahru ca be spotted from a distance. The reception and waiting lobby at the hotel were covered with lego blocks. A large lego kingdom welcomed the kids. There were…

Kites and us…

It was winter carnival at school today which included a kite flying session post lunch. Kids came back home today bursting with energy, vibrant and happy. Both Sparsh and Anaya could not wait for their turn to speak, instead both threw words at me together. I could barely make sense since they were over lapping…

Halloween

To be honest I really don’t know why we celebrate this? Pardon me, the more I tried to read about it, the more complicated it seemed. End of harvest, praying for dead, feasting etc.….  I am sure it has a well deserving history, no wonder so many costume ideas, decoration pins are shared on Pinterest…

Storytelling

Nervous, yes nervous. I enter a class of fourth graders on a Monday morning at 10 am to read them a story and have an open discussion with them. The thought was torturing me from the previous day. Now I understood why I was getting butterflies in my stomach all day. Well yes I was fasting…

Rules 

Rules, yes rules. But who likes rules?? This was how Sparsh and Anaya reacted when I first introduced them to rules of the house. Limited screen times (never while eating), no fighting, no screaming and finishing meals topped the list. These were followed by 1 hour study and 20 minutes of reading each day. For…