Joyful Life

  • About Moving - Scoops of Joy

    About Moving

    This post is long overdue. If you’ve followed me on Instagram you’d probably seen some posts that indicated I had moved. Yes, my son and I moved into our own place last December 2016. It is our first place since my divorce.  When I left my ex-husband, I moved straight into my parents’ home and… Read more…

  • Scoops of Joy – 2016 Popular Posts

    Scoops of Joy – 2016 Popular Posts

    2016 has been quite an amazing journey both for Scoops of Joy and for me personally. Looking back, I found that some of my most popular posts are actually posts written some years back. Quite interesting and it made me realize I have some evergreen posts here. But let’s focus for 2016 and without further… Read more…

Single Mommyhood

  • Perihal Hak Asuh Anak | www.scoopsofjoy.com

    Perihal Hak Asuh Anak

    Tulisan ini terinspirasi salah satu komentar di postingan saya yang agak kontroversial berjudul “Surat Terbuka Untuk Istri Mantan Suamiku” yang tayang lebih dari setahun lalu. Perihal Hak Asuh Anak Pertanyaan ini cukup mengelitik saya untuk menulis, jadi Vira, terima kasih untuk inspirasinya yah. Dear Vira, Saya jawab pertanyaan kamu dalam bentuk blog post saja yah.… Read more…

  • On Playing Victim

    On Playing Victim

    Ladies, let’s take some time to talk about this phenomenon…about this mentality. Yes, it’s about the ugly truth on playing victim. On Playing Victim I get it, your heart is shattered into a thousand pieces. You are angry at everyone who is breathing – let alone those who point fingers at you – and you… Read more…

Travel

  • From Pre-loved to Holiday tickets to Singapore

    From Pre-Loved to Tickets of Fun Holiday in Singapore

    This is a sponsored post in collaboration with OLX and all opinions are genuinely my own. Please refer to my PR Page for more details. After leaving the corporate world and focusing more on working on my own, I have been working non-stop. Life somehow becomes even busier than compare to when I was still working… Read more…

  • Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast Review

    Hot Air Balloon in Gold Coast

    One of the highlights of my visit to the Gold Coast was without a doubt the hot air balloon ride. It was one of the lists on my itinerary that I giddily awaited for like Christmas morning. After a fun day exploring the Hinterland of Queensland, I could hardly tame my excitement because the next… Read more…

Blogging

  • How to Blog Authentically

    How to Blog Authentically

    Why do you blog? Why do you write? Take a moment to truly answer the above questions. For me, I first started blogging back in 2004 as an online journal. Followed by a way to connect with families while we were living abroad. Now, it’s a home for self-reflections and means to share. As bloggers,… Read more…

  • Scoops of Joy – 2016 Popular Posts

    Scoops of Joy – 2016 Popular Posts

    2016 has been quite an amazing journey both for Scoops of Joy and for me personally. Looking back, I found that some of my most popular posts are actually posts written some years back. Quite interesting and it made me realize I have some evergreen posts here. But let’s focus for 2016 and without further… Read more…

Bahasa Indonesia

  • Perihal Hak Asuh Anak | www.scoopsofjoy.com

    Perihal Hak Asuh Anak

    Tulisan ini terinspirasi salah satu komentar di postingan saya yang agak kontroversial berjudul “Surat Terbuka Untuk Istri Mantan Suamiku” yang tayang lebih dari setahun lalu. Perihal Hak Asuh Anak Pertanyaan ini cukup mengelitik saya untuk menulis, jadi Vira, terima kasih untuk inspirasinya yah. Dear Vira, Saya jawab pertanyaan kamu dalam bentuk blog post saja yah.… Read more…

  • Review: Salonpas Gel-Patch

    Anak saya pernah bertanya “Mommy, olahraga favoritnya apa?” “Angkat beban di gym” jawab saya cepat tanpa banyak pikir yang disambung oleh protes kecil dari si bocah karena menurut dia angkat beban alias lifting weights di gym bukan olahraga hahaha. Saya jelaskan kalau olahraga kan banyak jenisnya dan walaupun tidak termasuk normal saya lebih suka ngangkat… Read more…

Fitness & Health

  • Review: Salonpas Gel-Patch

    Anak saya pernah bertanya “Mommy, olahraga favoritnya apa?” “Angkat beban di gym” jawab saya cepat tanpa banyak pikir yang disambung oleh protes kecil dari si bocah karena menurut dia angkat beban alias lifting weights di gym bukan olahraga hahaha. Saya jelaskan kalau olahraga kan banyak jenisnya dan walaupun tidak termasuk normal saya lebih suka ngangkat… Read more…

  • Betadine – Antiseptic Soap

    When you hear the brand name Betadine, what do you remember? For me, it is a rather small yellow bottle with dark brownish liquid typically used as part of first aid kit. Betadine Antiseptic Soap I was not aware of the new line from Betadine that is called Betadine Antiseptic Soap. It looks like this:… Read more…