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The Kiam Siap Mother

B’s birthday is round the corner and there comes a time in every little girl’s life that her mother realises “Hey, I have to stop giving my girl a raw birthday deal”. You see, for the past 5 years, I have been using her birthday as an excuse to invite MY FRIENDS over (with their […]

The Cotton Wool Tree : An educational field trip

A good opportunity for an educational field trip presented itself as I was driving into Nanyang Technological University. I noticed  white billowy candy floss-like strewn all over the grassy slopes. It was the local “kapok” tree’s fruiting season.  It is scientifically known as the Ceiba pentandra and it is a tall majestic tree which can grow […]