Burung Itu Kembali Terbang

Setelah 10 bulan bersama-sama di rumah, hari Selasa kemarin, Mbak Aya, anak saya yang tertua kembali meninggalkan rumah. Kali ini tidak kembali ke Jogja, namun berangkat ke Belanda. Tepatnya ke Deventer. Kota kecil 1.5 jam dari Amsterdam. Di sana Mbak Aya berencana menempuh studi satu tahun. Sebagai kelanjutan studi double degree di Saxion University. Mengambil…

Saatnya Sayap itu Mengepak

Tanpa terasa hari ini datang juga. Anak bungsu kami, Rafif, lulus SMA. I know, it’s hard to believe it, right? Masih lekat dalam ingatan kami, si kecil Rafif gemar berbaju kostum Ultraman. Menirukan gerak jagoan favoritnya sambil menatap layar televisi. Kini, si Ultraman telah menjadi “man“. Seorang pria remaja, yang beranjak dewasa. Usianya sudah melewati…

Rafif Goes to Jogja!

As part of his school preparation to college years, Rafif is leaving to Jogja tonight to stay there for 3 days, learning to live as “Mahasiswa”. They are required to cook their own food, and learn how to navigate the city using public transportation. Haha, although real students nowadays would mostly rely to digital services…

Cikal Visual Art Class Exhibition

As part of his Visual Art class study, Rafif with his Cikal Amri class mates participate in the art exhibition at Hadiprana Gallery, Kemang. Although the main exhibitors are students from Y12, but as Visual Art students in Y11, each students is required to display their work of arts as well. Carrying theme of “Humane”…

“School of Rock” Cikal-Amri Musical Performance

Aya and Rafif performed as singer and dancer of a rock n roll-themed musical. It’s great to see these teens singing out classic rock anthems such as Jump, It’s My Life, Under Pressure, Enter Sandman to Final Countdown. Great idea. I consider the musical lesson was done! Ha! – with Elok and Athaya at Titan…