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Everyday thoughts about family, running supermama etc

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  • Supermama Gillman Barracks

    I remembered when we first started Supermama, we were located in such a secluded area that we got less than 10 walk in customers every week. The experience kinda prepared our mind…

  • The thing about craft

    Almost 3 years ago I wrote an article on my idea of craft (or traditional crafts) and now that I’m starting a craft shop, I think it is good to revisit it.…

  • The first miracle

    As we come to the 6th year of running Supermama, I thought it is good to find time to pen down some of my thoughts and the entire history of setting up…

  • Passion and calling

    Passion calls for a certain boldness, freedom and a burst of firepower that propels us to achieve that which we are (supposed to) born to do. Calling, on the other hand is…

  • Being honest

    Recently I came across 2 videos of an American pastor delivering a message to his church – one when he was younger and one now. The way he delivers has an obvious…

  • What happened to proper retail?

    Being someone who is ultra conservative, I am probably the worse type of person to be in retail. I thought running a shop is simple- present a good product, customer who likes…

  • Beyond Objects

    In the past week, I was given the opportunity to share at the 10th Anniversary of the Osaka Design Forum organised by the Osaka University of Arts and had the chance to…

  • "A hero is someone who, in spite of weakness, doubt or not always knowing the answers, goes ahead and overcomes anyway.” ~ Christopher Reeve

    A Hero

    “A hero is someone who, in spite of weakness, doubt or not always knowing the answers, goes ahead and overcomes anyway.” ~ Christopher Reeve Toby had a drawing and he explained that…

  • “There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” – Nelson Mandela

    The Soul of a Society

    “There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” – Nelson Mandela I read a funny article about how parents have always…

  • Perfect Practice

    “Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.” – Vince Lombardi We just came back from a business trip in Japan. We met up with many partners and friends and…