When my children cook and clean

| December 16, 2011

If someone told me that one day, my children would do the dishes, clean the laundry, help prepare dinner, clean up afterwards, prepare their lunch for the next day … and put away their toys, I would have gone back to sleep because I would have been dreaming. Today, that dream is playing out in [...]

Manifesting Anything

| December 8, 2011

It’s never too early to teach children about manifestations, and it’s certainly not too late to learn more about it myself. When Jing Wen and Clay, were nine and six respectively, they were obsessed with collecting bottle caps. At first, it was what they could collect from our home and from friends. Then it evolved [...]

Translating for mom and how it saved our relationship.

| May 4, 2011

When may parents were learning to survive in New York City shortly after immigrating from China, I was their translator for many essential purposes. By age 8, I translated: bills, contracts, directions, movies, music, the news, I was even the translator for the parent teacher conferences. When there is a need, we must decide, can [...]