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My Note 2 was having a life of its own- screens start moving, apps opening and closing. I have tried a few solution till one finally worked….here’s my experience that I want to share with you: Having the Note 2 has been great….but after about 2 to 3 months of using the phone, it started [...]

in Gadgets, Life

Today, most people do not agree on caning and disciplining the child. According to most experts, one should use a ‘line of reasoning’ because most children are intelligent and do not respond to ‘barbaric’ methods. If a parent is to do something like canning or chaining the child, he would be detained by police and [...]

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When meeting up with friends, do you prefer to meet in your friend’s house/apartment/your place or in a public place? Most of us would prefer to meet outside at a cafe and restaurant to chit chat, followed by some shopping later. The possible reasons I could think off are: very young- do not have your [...]

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Ever since from as young as I could remember, I had been helping my mother to bake jam tarts.  It is an annual thing before Chinese New Year. The jam tarts would be then distributed to neighbors, relatives and friends… FOR FREE.  We get to take some back to share with our friends. The baking thing lasts [...]

in CAREER, Life, Tis Thing Called Life

There is a saying in Cantonese that is passed down from ancient times:  “How much a person can eat or wear is fated.” Some believe it to be true, some otherwise. Well, it does depend in intepretation. A lazy and weak-willed person would say, “if I am meant to have a million dollars, even though [...]

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Have you ever find that you love a hobby very much but often wonder why was so tough for you to learn up the hobby? Well, you need to first consider what type of learner are you- what is the method that you can most effectively learn: Is it by listening to instructions from others [...]

in Creativity, Life

Teachers play a very important role in shaping the lives of the students that they taught. We remember the teacher long after they’ve taught us and think back of them with fond memory. Here are a few memorable teachers who left a memorable impression in me: 1. My Standard Six Malay language teacher Until today, [...]

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I’ve always been a slow learner when it comes to languages. When I was in Form 5- I took the 1119 English and you know what I scored? C6- I just barely passed. Previously, the teachers and me all believed that I was stupid and an underperformer in school. It took me a long time- [...]

in CAREER, Career-Improve, Creativity, Life

Stray animals really have resillient hearts. Despite constant hardship of hunger, thirst, no shelter, vulnerable to the elements (rain, sun, thunderstorms), they still survive day to day. Even though life is tough and all they know is fear, hunger, cold, thirst, fleas, extreme itch, pain and injury, they still keep going. They never give up- [...]

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“You’ll never amount to anything” ~ Einstein’s Greek teacher The next time someone curses at you, don’t be upset or angry. Don’t even bother wasting your energy by punching the fella. The thing about curses, looking down  and condemning others is: if the person is right about us, well, we need to change. If we [...]

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