The art of parenting: just let your kids get bored

I know I will draw a lot of flak for saying this, but I just say it anyway: being bored is good for you, it’s good for the kids too. Nowadays, we are surrounded by so much entertainment that it is very hard to get bored. Have you tried to just remain silent for...

A promise of Elixir

Today is the start of 2020. A lot of us was and is enjoying our year end holiday. What did you do during your holiday? For me, it is a time of reflection and reading, and today I want to introduce a book that I read Lifespan: Why We Age– and Why We Don’t...

Scribbling notes directly on PDF documents

One of the benefits of physical books or documents over ebooks is that the former is writable– you can write notes on the physical books, or in the margin. This feature is very much missed on Kindle. For an ebook device that wants to penetrate the professional...