Age is just a number

I recently hit the mid-30s. (Well, not recently, it has been more than 2 weeks already.) How do I feel? Just like any other year. Hahaha.. Any signs of aging? Perhaps a couple of additional wrinkles, here and there. (Not that I've noticed but maybe other people have.) Energy wise? I haven't slowed down as… Continue reading Age is just a number

Ciku Family, CikuKids, CikuLife

I Namba TWO!!

Lucas is talking a lot more now and God knows how my kids became competitive amongst each other, they all started to compete being Number 1. #naturallykiasu But it did help Lucas in understanding some things. Like: If he finishes his food first, he says.."I'm Namba one!" (He pronounces number as Namba.) Or when he… Continue reading I Namba TWO!!

Ciku Family, CikuLife

When grieve never ends..

8th of July. My family along with a lot of friends mourned the death of my father, 9 years ago. Seems like yesterday, that I called my husband, my uncle, my dad's closest friends that he has gone to Heaven. Seems like yesterday, that we would walk hand-in-hand in public, not bothered if passers by… Continue reading When grieve never ends..

Ciku Family, CikuLife, RandomCiku

That work-life balance

The Balance Is something a lot of people are gunning for. Myself included. But I'm beginning to question whether it's something for organizations to sell. "OH! we practise work-life balance." or it's a "new methodology", you know , kinda like the whole peer pressure going on. Perhaps it's just something that we are "influenced" to… Continue reading That work-life balance

CikuLife, CikuMom

How to not feel like a #shitmum

At the beginning of every career of mine, I always feel like a #shitmum. I know, a lot of people would go.."Don't say that??!!" Or some would smirk and nod, secretly saying, "glad you realised." But again, who's judging right? *Psst Ciku* everyone is! 🙄🙄 Anyway, here are a few things that I've done/didn't do… Continue reading How to not feel like a #shitmum