For childless folks who are bemoaning the loss of freedom during lockdown (aka the Circuit Breaker in Singapore), allow me to gently break the truth to you. Your misery is nothing compared to being confined in an apartment for two whole months with a couple of active preschool boys. Nothing. Nada. Zilch.
Enrichment shouldn’t be for the sake of academic excellence. It should instead be a way of expanding perspectives and bringing richness to life.
What should you do when your child gets into a dispute at the playground?
Motherhood is an emotional rollercoaster and a ridiculous juggling act. To stay sane, don’t strive for perfection.