Go Green

Waste is anything that we get rid of, throw away or do not use.  Grape stem after snack? Egg shells after breakfast? Don’t throw them away! Teach your kids how composting adds to soil for a future veggie or flower garden. A plastic bottle can take over 450 years to break down Read more…

How to protect my kids and family from Coronavirus?

What is Coronavirus? Corona viruses (COVID-19) are circulating in animals and some of these coronaviruses have the capability of transmitting between animals and humans. Common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. Doctors and health experts are working hard to help people stay Read more…

The Story of Black Friday

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. The beginning of Christmas shopping season. Black Friday was the busiest shopping day of the year in America since 2005.  The Early Origins The term “Black Friday” was first related to financial crisis, not sales shopping. On 24 September 1869, two Wall Street speculators Read more…

The Legend of Jack O’Lanterns

The term “jack-o’-lantern” was first applied to people, not pumpkins. As far back as 1663, the term meant a man with a lantern, or a night watchman. Just a decade or so later, it began to be used to refer to the mysterious light. Legend has began in Irish A drunk Read more…

Competition

Is Competition Good For Kids?

“Let’s play again so this time I can beat you,” your child says when you capture his last checker. Competition is a social process. Whether it’s a game of basketball or school race, competition is everywhere. There are pros and cons of being competitive. Many scholars agree that competition is Read more…

Flag of Malaysia

The flag of Malaysia, which was first raised on 16th September, 1963, originated from the flag of the Federation of Malaya. The flag of Malaysia is named “Jalur Gemilang” which means “Stripes of Excellence” or “Stripes of Glory” in Malay. It was named in 1997 by the Prime Minister of that time, Read more…

Growth Mindset Parenting

Smart is something you BECOME, not something you are. ~ Unknown Did you know that you can teach your children a mindset that will actually help them get smarter?  The best way is teach your kids the right mindset. Carol Dweck, author of “The New Psychology of Success” believes that Read more…