Perspectives

A while ago, out of a whim, we went to this famous food court late one evening and had supper there. It was a rare occasion as we rarely go out pass 9pm. We met this old lady who was manning the stall we ordered our snacks from (it was deep fried #cakoi, and it was good) , she looked like any typical old lady, nothing out of the ordinary,

Book Notes : Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport

Image by rowdykittens.com Who also wrote a fantastic review on the book. Book notes from Digital Minimalism, written by Cal Newport. I am forever grateful for this book, it has made me re-evaluate my relationship with digital tools (esp social media) , and many practical tips that I can implement into my daily life. Book notes from Digital Minimalism As Socrates explained to Phaedrus in Plato’s famous chariot metaphor, our

Becoming a mother

Every mother’s day is tough for me, not that I resent being a mother (Anya has been particularly difficult today…which made me nearly tear all my hair out) Jokes aside, whenever mother’s day rolls around, I think about my mother alot. My mother died of cancer when I was merely 4 years old. Once, a family friend told me, how she was still crying for me during those last few