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Customized Book Shelves

My son, Yohan is a book worm.  He loves to read whenever he has time.  I had a small book shelf customized for the corner of his room by the window. As you can see, he loves the Harry Potter series.  I gave him Harry Potter’s wand which he keeps on the same book shelf. […]

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Yohan’s Grade 6 Graduation

Elementary is an integral part of graduation.  It provides the basic foundation of children’s knowledge.  Elementary education inspires children to dream and opens doors to new experiences. My son recently graduated from elementary (Grade 6) and I’m very proud of him.  He graduated 3rd of his batch and was awarded First Honorable Mention.  He also […]

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First Honorable Mention

Last Friday, the school announced the awards of the graduating (Grade 6) students.  When my son received the official letter, he called me right away.  I was so happy when I found out that he earned First Honorable Mention and 9 special awards.  I’m so proud of my son for all his achievements. Congratulations Yohan!  […]

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Congratulations Yohan!

Congratulations to my son Yohan for winning 3rd place at the at the 2015 District Science and Technology Fair and Congress!  I’m so proud of your victory.  I admire your hard work and determination. May you continue to enjoy more achievements in life.  Keep up the good work!

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Summer Swimming Lessons

My son just completed his Advance Swimming lessons this summer. I’m very proud of his accomplishment.  It feels good to see him enjoying himself in the water.  He used to be afraid of going to the deep part of the pool.  After finishing his summer swimming lessons, he seems more confident in the water.  As […]

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2014 Shell Lego Collection

Shell, Ferrari and the Lego have teamed up once again to bring six racing models. We recently completed the 2014 collection which includes four Ferrari car models, a Shell station and a Finish Line and Podium. It also comes with some mini figures. The companies recently announced an addition to the collection, a Lego oil […]

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New Lunchbox

My son’s old Ben10 lunchbox is retiring so I decided to buy him a new one. I’m so excited because I found a Tiger lunchbox for him. It’s the same brand I had when I was in high school. The one that I bought for my son has  four separate containers and chopstick with holder. […]

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Pizza Treat

We had to postpone Yohan’s 11th birthday celebration in school because of the typhoon.  We decided to give him a belated birthday celebration in school.  Last Friday, we brought a big pizza for Yohan’s classmates to share.  The kids finished the pizza in a flash. It was nice to see the kids enjoying themselves. We […]

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Back Pack and Stroller Bag in One

You’ll know when your son is growing up fast when he refuses to use his old stroller bag next school year and insists on getting a back pack. I prefer that he uses his stroller bag because he brings a lot of books everyday. I don’t like the idea of putting all those heavy books […]

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Academic Achievement Award

Congratulations to my son for receiving an Academic Achievement Award on Recognition Day.  His dedication and perseverance have paid off.  Fourth Grade taught my son about the value of hard work.  He had his share of triumphs and losses. I admire how he accepted his defeat and used his experience to become a better student.

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