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Annoying Questions People Ask Stay-At-Home Moms

By |2022-02-16T07:25:22+02:00Feb 16th, 2022|Categories: All Topics, Articles, Articles Featured, Articles Latest, Expressions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

(And what you should ask instead) I’m a stay-at-home mom with 2 kids — a 2-month-old and a 2-year-old. I’m 27 years old this year and I live in the sunny state of Singapore. I quit my

The Right Age for Marriage?

By |2021-03-19T16:35:02+02:00Mar 19th, 2021|Categories: All Topics, Articles, Articles Featured, Articles Latest, Expressions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I recently started following pages on Instagram relating to South Asian heritage and saw this caption posted by @southasianqueens: “I feel like marriage conversations and pressures often start much before the age of 24. I

Space: My Parent’s Greatest Gift To Me

By |2020-12-17T13:46:26+02:00Dec 17th, 2020|Categories: All Topics, Articles, Articles Featured, Articles Latest, Expressions|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I flourished around deep connections and like some psychological ‘excavation’, I tried to understand people’s deepest aspirations, fears and insecurities. It was no gambit, just pure intrigue.   Though my love to connect with others

The Capacity of Language

By |2020-11-19T13:31:51+02:00Nov 19th, 2020|Categories: All Topics, Articles, Articles Featured, Articles Latest, Expressions|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Although I mostly write about linguistics, I’ve recently wanted to and had the pleasure to write about my relationship with language and language’s relationship with the identity of its speakers. This has left me conscious

SOS (Save Our Sisters) Alert; Independent Women

By |2020-09-16T09:04:07+02:00Sep 16th, 2020|Categories: All Topics, Articles, Articles Featured, Articles Latest, Expressions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

As a family lawyer I am used to emotionally carrying people, this forms part of my job, I am used to solving other people’s problems, and I let people lean on me. For many of

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