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Full time mommy the author with her youngest daughter, Lila

It’s a Tough Gig!

By Amanda Griffin Jacob A few days ago I read a Facebook post in an expat mother’s group that was so brutally honest I was taken aback…

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It’s a Rude World

By Amanda Griffin Jacob When I was growing up, manners were an integral part of daily life. I remember the world being a lot nicer.…

Sibling love the Jacob siblings (from left) Kaloon, Lila, and Kieran

Can’t you just get along?

By Amanda Griffin Jacob I’m a mother to two boys (and a girl) who are all pretty close in age and that is the perfect configuration for spectacular brawls.…

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Fighting in front of your kids

By Amanda Griffin Jacob We all know that fighting in front of your kids can be very damaging to their development. It is traumatic for…

Love for water the author and her eldest son cruising River Thames

Chasing my Childhood

By Amanda Griffin Jacob I’ve always been a sentimental person who likes to reminisce. It is why I always print my photos, frame them, or…

Disconnected the author happily cooking dinner in her kitchen in Singapore. She recently made a new rule to put her Iphone on flight mode by 9 p.m. to unplug from the world

Unplug for your health

By Amanda Griffin Jacob Yesterday, I was on a conference call regarding one of my businesses and I suddenly realized I hadn’t completed any of…