Native actor Suhaimi Yusof makes certain that he continues to be “the No.1 influencer” in his household although his kids have grown up. They’re Amirul, 25, Nurjannah, 24, and Sufi, 20.
“I am continuously competing with the remainder of the social media fanatics with their views of life. However I am actually not in favour of detrimental influences that can find yourself altering the particular person I’ve groomed over time,” the 51-year-old tells The Sunday Instances.
The highest parenting problem is to maintain up with the communication type and mode, he says. “Once I was rising up, my mother and father used to have a less complicated means of sending a message after I crossed the road: Pack your stuff, come residence for dinner and hearken to us. That is it. Their means or the freeway.”
Issues are totally different now. He provides: “Children are staying indoors, however mixing round with the entire world. As a mum or dad, I’ve to improve my technique in profitable the affect over my children’ minds.”
Meaning he needs to be inventive in developing with concepts for household time.
“I’ve established our personal weekly ‘non-electronic household conferences’ wherein we chat with none cellular units for half a day. And we find time for it.”
Like mom, like daughter. Former actress Christy Chung’s eldest little one Yasmine Ross, 22, is kind of a stunner along with her candy, doe-eyed face, as seen from the images Chung has posted on her social media accounts over time.
Nevertheless it was solely in August when Ross uploaded some casually taken bikini images that netizens realised that she has her mum’s killer bod too.
Chung, 50, who’s of Chinese language and Vietnamese parentage, is greatest identified for her on-screen intercourse siren persona. She gave delivery to her first daughter in Montreal after marrying British businessman Glen Ross. The four-year relationship led to 2002.
On her Instagram account, Yasmine Ross wrote lately that she grew up in Beijing and studied movie manufacturing on the College of British Columbia in Vancouver.
Ross has two step-sisters, Jaden, 12, and Cayla, 10, from Chung’s second marriage to Taiwanese music producer Jon Yen. The couple tied the knot in 2003 and divorced in 2011.
Chung was reportedly making an attempt to have a toddler with Chinese language actor-singer Shawn Zhang, 38, whom she married in 2016.
PAN LINGLING AND HUANG SHINAN
The second son of home-grown, show-business couple Pan Lingling, 50, and Huang Shinan, 59, towers over them at 1.88m.
Huang, who’s 1.82m tall, remembers that Kynaston, was 14 once they had been of the identical peak. “By the top of Secondary 2, he had already overtaken me,” he remembers with fun.
Kynaston, 18, is a junior school scholar, whereas his elder brother Beckham, 21, is an officer cadet within the Republic of Singapore Air Pressure. The latter is 1.78m tall.
Huang tells The Sunday Instances that he and his actress-wife allowed each sons to make their very own choices after they turned 16. “I feel that is a superb age to allow them to be unbiased and accountable for his or her actions. I might inform them, ‘We’re at all times right here to share our recommendation and steerage, however we’ll respect your ultimate choices.'”
The couple additionally respect their sons’ privateness and haven’t posted footage of their faces on social media since they began education.
WONG LILIN AND ALLAN WU
“Time has certainly flown by sooner than I might’ve imagined,” tv host Allan Wu mentioned in an Instagram put up. His firstborn Sage celebrated her 16th birthday final month and her proud father commented: “It nonetheless appears like yesterday after I beamed with love as I cradled your tiny self like a soccer sixteen years in the past.”
Mum Wong Lilin, a former actress who parted methods with Wu in 2013, additionally wished her daughter a cheerful birthday on Instagram. She wrote: “On the cusp of so many discoveries. Be mild with your self and the world. Completely satisfied candy 16 stunning S.”
The previous couple, each 48, even have a 14-year-old son, Jonas.
Former home-grown actress Ivy Lee’s firstborn Mikki turns 23 this month whereas her twin sons Nik and Sprint are already 15.
In 2009, the three-time Star Awards Finest Actress winner gave up stardom after marriage and relocated to Hong Kong, the place her director-husband Raymond Choy was based mostly. The couple even have an 11-year-old daughter, Leah.
The household has reportedly been dwelling in England since 2017, however as Lee, 47, wrote in an Instagram put up on Nationwide Day: “Irrespective of the place we’re, Singapore is at all times residence in our hearts.”
ANITA YUEN AND JULIAN CHEUNG
Anita Yuen’s son is taller than her, already? This was what some thought after the Hong Kong actress lately uploaded two footage of her solely little one Morton.
Final month, she shared a photograph of him going to highschool. In July, she posted a snapshot of the household – her actor-husband Julian Cheung included – taking a stroll by the seashore.
Netizens famous that 13-year-old Morton has had fairly a progress spurt for the reason that earlier photograph Yuen posted of him final yr, commenting how lengthy his limbs are.
As Morton enters his teenage years, his movie star mother and father, each 49, have taken to posting images of solely his again view, understandably for privateness causes.
Yuen is believed to be 1.7m tall. Will Morton quickly turn out to be even taller than his 1.8m-tall dad?
Diana Ser appears like she is making new pals as her three children develop into their adolescent years. “Besides they’re extra judgmental,” she tells The Sunday Instances.
The 48-year-old native tv presenter is married to former actor James Lye, 51.
“They roll their eyes and attempt to get me to grasp social media slang. I nonetheless do not kind ‘kewl’ after I imply ‘cool’, however I perceive that younger individuals must insurgent even with regards to language use. Additionally they attempt to affect my use of emojis”.
Ser spends extra one-on-one time now with Jake (above), 14, Christy, 12, and Jaymee, 9.
The mom of three says: “The problem is to see issues from their standpoint as a result of I are likely to have this perspective that ‘mummy is aware of greatest’. However there have been occasions once they shock me with their views.”
Her firstborn is taller than her now, although she jests: “I’m 5 foot nothing, so not a gargantuan process to overhaul me.”
He’s additionally turning out to be fairly the gentleman.
Ser says: “It warms the cockles of my coronary heart when he insists on carrying the heavier grocery luggage.”