Tag: Chronicles

Days after I was Discharged from Hospital: Tuberculosis (Part 3)

If you who want a summarised version of my story and recommendations for medical concierge and financial advisor, refer to my previous post, “I have Tuberculosis (Part 1)“. If you want a detailed account that precedes my discharge, read “Dreadful Hospital Tests and Stay: Tuberculosis…

Dreadful Hospital Tests and Stay: Tuberculosis (Part 2)

If you who want a summarised version of my story and recommendations for medical concierge and financial advisor, refer to my previous post, “I have Tuberculosis (Part 1)“. As mentioned in that post, I wrote a super detailed account for myself to remember the fateful…

I have Tuberculosis (Part 1)

I wrote a super detailed account for myself to remember the fateful week. Lest I forget. It is also for family and friends who care to know what happened to me and prayed over me. Also, for empathetic souls who want to put themselves in…

Motherhood in Church

I love my church, but no church is perfect. In a big church, one has to be more proactive getting support, and I’m not. The mother’s group the church connected me to was more like a support group for the servers. They are mothers with…

His Wisdom, His Plan

Was asking God about a decision over baby EX’s kindergarten. It’s a good school, but expensive. Not sure if it’s necessary expense at such age. Good because it’s church based and encourages learning through play. Usually such schools of learning in Singapore come with hefty…

In the Face of Death.

I was screaming in my head. Or was I praying out loud? Everything happened in a blur. I was drowning. No, a pillow was pressed against my face. No, I was merely standing in a shroud of hot steam that filled the shower cubicle. The…

God’s Work or My Work?

Baby EX is going to start half day childcare soon…more free time! Excited for some freedom, hopefully it’s not a fluke hope like when she started playgroup in beginning of the year. Was so looking forward to it, when it turned out to be a…

The Sunday that almost wasn’t blessed.

The viral bug found a way in me. Scratchy throat. Flu-y symptoms. Headache. Tiredness. Drink more water. Rest more. I would be able to quench these budding symptoms and be fully recovered. I was getting better and then not. And when I started to feel…

3 Tips for Marriage

Hubby and I have been together for more than 7 years now, with 4+ years in marriage. We’re not in honeymoon phases nor are we senior experts in love. But I’ve learned a thing or two about what makes a relationship stick. So in this…

Thinking about 2018

Motherhood I looked back at 2018 and not sure what had happened. Time passed by in a fuzz. Largely, I was learning to be a mother and celebrating milestones of my little one. Being a mother takes up a lot of physical, mental and emotional toll. Motherhood…