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.

Marriage

Strengthening your relationship as husband and wife

Conflict with in-laws? Here’s what you can do

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Confined to our four walls during this lockdown, relationships can often times turn sour, especially if you are living with in-laws or extended family members in the same home. It's…

When Words Are All We’ve Got. By Abelene Phua.

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A few days ago, when my husband, daughter, and I were hanging out in the living room after dinner, my little spirited daughter dropped whatever she was playing with to…

How Breast Cancer Saved Our Marriage: Adrian & Laura’s Story

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Adrian and Laura have been married for over 11 years. A few years ago, they received difficult news that Laura had Stage 1 breast cancer. She went through radiotherapy and…

Developing a More Intimate Relationship: A Conversation on Sexual Intimacy in Marriage

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What are some ways couples can develop a more intimate relationship? How have you guys done it in your marriage for 24 years? Donald and Veronica are friends of ours…

Parenting

Raising children of character

How to Prevent Raising Self-Centred Children. By Luisa Yeng.

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Did you notice that if you were to look at your pictures from about 20 years back, there would NOT be a single photo of yourself taking a selfie? However,…

Creating Meaningful Conversations

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My six year old son sometimes goes on social zoom calls after his online class with his friends. It's organized by his class teacher and it lasts only about 15…

Building a positive family culture

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Before we teach our children to look out for others in their community, they need to learn what it means to care for the people within their family. Building a…

Talking to your young kids about sex

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So we finally had that conversation with our young kids about sex. It wasn't a conversation that just happened in a day. I know many parents dread broaching this topic…