The Whole-Brain Child: Chapter 4

As I delve more into this book, I discover such interesting things about parenting. It may seem obvious once you read it but its the kind of thing that doesn’t really cross your mind. For instance, if a toddler was doing something bad or not eating their vegetables, the first action is to scold. In some cases, one wouldn’t go beyond saying “no” or spanking … Continue reading The Whole-Brain Child: Chapter 4

The Whole-Brain Child: Chapter 3

This chapter is about how the bottom parts of your brain connects to the top parts. The bottom of the brain contains the amygdala which is responsible for decision-making, memory and emotional reactions. It is part of the limbic system which deals with the body’s emotional responses. This chapter describes the brain as a house. The bottom part of the house is the amygdala and the top part … Continue reading The Whole-Brain Child: Chapter 3

Movie Review: The Lego Batman Movie

Whenever a sequel comes out after a great movie, I expect it to fall far below my expectations. This movie, however, surprised me. It wasn’t as consistently amazing as the first one but this one did not disappoint. It just screams epic all over it because it does a whole lot of references to many movies/shows including Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Dr. Who, King … Continue reading Movie Review: The Lego Batman Movie