I finally got round to making a purchase after the Wife pitched in with her opinion of JED Packs. I went slightly nuts with the shopping cart, though, and came out with a whole bunch of stuff.
This is a picture of my son, taken a month before his first birthday. We were at my sister’s place celebrating his cousin’s birthday. It was a landed property with a large outdoor garden, so a bouncing castle was ordered in for the party. As you can imagine, all the kids spent most of their … Continue reading The War Against Dengue Part II: A Child’s Tale
You may have heard of the 10-minute Mozzie Wipeout. I remember resenting the term “mozzie” being used so endearingly for what I know now to be the one animal species “responsible for killing more humans than any other animal on the planet”.
If you’re vegetarian, you need to seriously rethink your lifestyle if you want to sit with your meat-loving friends here, because The King Louis is a carnivorous lair, and not an ounce ashamed of it.
Truth be told, just about everything I’ve been doing in my life since my son was born has been for my son’s benefit; this blog and Dear Xander included. And if an opportunity to put a smile on my son’s face presents itself, I take it.
There are 3 days in every year that the Blogfather will always dread the most: his wedding anniversary, his wife’s birthday, Mother’s Day, Christmas and Chinese New Year. We have our reasons for the fear, too. The husbands will have a tendency to forget dates or worse, face scheduling conflicts. And if you do happen … Continue reading [Media Event] The Delifrance Mother’s Day Event – Mothers Not Invited
In the spirit of fairness, transparency and way too much time on my hands, I decided to manually set up an actual paper lucky draw format and engaged the fairest, most objective and uncorrupted person I know to help me pick a winner.
Pamela of My First Games recently offered me some CitiBlocs as gifts for my son. I’ve heard of CitiBlocs before, and being the modest, humble Blogfather I am, I politely handed back the 2 plain sets of CitiBlocs, then looked at Pam with much gratitude and said to her: “Can I have the coloured ones instead?”
Because the weather is cooler right now, it’s quite plausible to plan a full day at the theme park with the family. And to help you plan that day, the Blogfather has a few words of advice for you.