An Invitation to Pause, and Rethink Life.

We spend many years educating ourselves for a career. What about investing time to learn to be a better spouse or parent for our family? Our greatest desire is to see families in Malaysia thrive. Here, you will find real stories, engaging workshops, and a humble little community to grow with.


Strengthening your relationship as husband and wife

Turn Towards Your Spouse

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Perhaps you’ve made some of these requests before… “Honey, let’s go for a walk.” “I’m tired today. I just don’t feel like cooking.” “Let’s join a pottery class for fun!”…

Choosing to speak kindly

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Love is a choice. When we married our spouse, we knew that we were marrying an imperfect person, yet we chose to love him or her. Despite his or her…

How kindness looks like in marriage

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When Alex and I were dating, he used to open the car door for me when he picked me up for a meal. It was really sweet, but that act…

How to ‘Really’ Say Sorry

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It's the 8th or 10th time he's repeated a request, and just like clockwork, I forget yet again. I look at him blankly in the eye and say, "Did you…


Raising children of character


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"Mummy, please play with me!" Those pleads happen everyday - it usually starts out in a sweet manner, a simple invitation to connect... but when she doesn't get an answer,…

FB Live with Ashwini Balagopal: Understanding Your Child’s Mental Health

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What causes mental health issues for kids? How can we identify when something is not right? How can parents create a safe environment for good mental health for kids? At…

It Only Takes 15 Minutes To Love

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We can't say it enough. Family time is so important. It's easy to take the presence of our parents, siblings, spouse, and even kids for granted sometimes because "they're always…

5 More Children’s Books That Encourage Good Mental Health

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A few weeks ago, we did the first compilation of children's books that encourage good mental health. This is Part 2 because, there are more! 🙂 As we mentioned before,…