Posts Categorized: Jayvon

Learning Chinese – From Scratch (Almost!)

So I was blogging a month back about Jayvon’s heavily Aussie-accented Chinese, and even recorded an amusing video of him using English phonics to pronounce Chinese hanyu pinyin words. Barely a week into Primary One, he came back with two sheets of paper. English Spelling (5 words a week). And THIS. Chinese diction (or fondly… Read more »

New Year, New School

It’s a brand new year, and we have landed back in Singapore. After 18 months living in Sydney, we are thrust back to the hustle and bustle of Singapore once again. It’s been a hectic month – we’ve had to move from my in-laws’ place (in the West of the island) to my parents’ place… Read more »

Living The Moment

So the school holidays for Jayvon is here. Two whole weeks and I am glad to report that we’ve (almost!) survived it – and he returns back to school this coming Tuesday. And this holiday has been somewhat different. The past few holidays, I made the effort to sign Jay up for holiday swim class,… Read more »

A Wow-ed Birthday Party

Jay turned five, and after a few years of a relatively low-key celebrations in his pre-school and so the hubs and I had discussed at length, and thought that this would be a good age for him to have a “full-fledged” party with his schoolmates and friends. The key to a good party? Is to… Read more »

Ladybird smiling!

An unedited shot. Of Jay in his ladybird costume during his school concert. He thoroughly enjoyed himself, dancing, and was so proud that he had memorized all the steps! Haha… My little showman. :)