Zaid Mohamad

Fame and fortune

MANY people chase fame and fortune as their ultimate objective in life. But to those who have experienced it, they realise it’s not all it seems. Jim Carrey once said: “I think everybody should get rich and famous, and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.”

Negative effects of criticisms

AS parents, we’re often placed in a position to show our children what’s right and wrong. It’s not always easy or pleasant; One, which if poorly executed, can wreak havoc in an otherwise loving relationship.

Sleep like a baby

A HEALTHY sleeping habit for children is critical for their physical and mental growth. A good sleeping habit will mould their future sleeping pattern. In his book, Raising a Happy, Unspoiled Child, Dr Burton L. White mentioned that sleep problems “may take root at about six6 months old”. But the good news is that they can be prevented if parents instil a good bedtime habit from this age onwards

Winners never lose

For the past three months or so, Malaysians have faced a multitude of situations. Whatever the situation is, life must go on. As parents, we must forge forward for the sake of our family.

Heroes raising heroes

“You don’t raise heroes, you raise sons (and daughters). And if you treat them like sons (and daughters), they’ll turn out to be heroes, even if it’s just in your own eyes.

Awaken your inner child

Wouldn’t it be great if we can recreate such childhood moments? Well, the good news is, we can! I don’t mean we literally become children again, but we can awaken our inner child.