Tuen's Blog

Infrequent diary of a procrastinator

Melissa Graduates

Melissa had her graduation ceremony on Thursday 13th September. Mary and I attended the convocation ceremony and I essentially ended up being her photographer for the day. She got many of her friends to come down for photos with her. After the ceremony, the family had a nice celebratory dinner at Kotaraya. Photos of the convocation [...]

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Melissa is presented with the Dean’s List Fellowship Award

This afternoon, I went with Melissa to attend a function where she was awarded the Dean’s List Fellowship. This is a Science faculty award for outstanding performance in science subjects. Apart from receiving her certificate from the Dean, we also got to enjoy some good food! Well done Melissa!

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Melissa’s K-pop performance

Melissa and her friends again performed at an Asia Festival at Boxhill this afternoon. This time I was at the front row and I could use my flash. Photos can be found here. They include some photos of Ren trying his luck at one of the stalls. He managed to win a soft toy. Don’t [...]

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Melissa’s birthday

Tonight we celebrated Melissa’s 23rd birthday at King Wong restaurant. The food was good, but the cake was delicious! More photos can be found here.

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St. Christopher’s 50th Anniversary Dinner

Last Friday, our parish celebrated it’s 50th anniversary with a dinner and dance at the Golden Sands Reception centre. Being the chair of the parish council, I was quite involved in its organisation. The evening went quite well with good food, good entertainment and good company. Melissa and Isabel volunteered to sing for the event, [...]

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Melissa’s 22nd Birthday

We celebrated Melissa’s 22nd birthday on Saturday night at Sakataya Japanese restaurant.¬†There was the usual throwing of bowls and catching of egg with mouths. It was just a family gathering, with the addition of Nathaniel. Photos can be found here.

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Melissa’s 21st

My eldest child turned 21 on March 5th. My parents flew in specially to celebrate this occassion with us and her friends. Thanks to the generous sponsorship of her grandfather, we had a nice celebration at Shine cafe. Melissa chose “Hollywood” as her theme. We had a nice dinner interspersed with the usual speeches from [...]

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Melissa’s Birthday

Melissa celebrated her 20th Birthday last Thursday. As usual, since it was a weekday, we just had a simple cake-cutting ceremony. We went for a more lavish dinner on Sunday night, where we had crab-noodles. My first born is all grown up now! Photos here.

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