All posts tagged: childhood memories


“Friends are the siblings God never gave us.” – Mencius

Of children’s book and childhood memories

I had been trying to contain my excitement about this new book that I bought for my girls. It comes with reusable stickers and a storyboard. More, it was the supposed sequel to the story of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears” that we all knew. I waited for the right time to give it to them. Since there’s no special occasion, I thought I’d use it as a prize (or a bribe). As always, the house was a mess, so I told them that I would give them something as soon as they’ve put away all their toys and books, and finished their afternoon snacks (I always demand for a clean plate, no spillage). Surprisingly, A quickly started clearing the mess they created without a question or complaint (she’s really improving), whereas Z refused to move until she saw the package. Well, I have to admit. I was excited to see the contents of the package myself and I was looking forward to helping them set it up. To get the excitement going, I included …