Apr
13
2011

I need a bigger car!

I don’t know how my Dad did it. He used to squeeze all five of us into his sedan (with pillows, bolsters and all) and drove us to some land far, far away and we survived the trip! He is still doing it now though this time I am rarely in his car anymore. I have my own family of 3 now and already we are finding it almost impossible to travel from point A to point B comfortably without the need to ‘toss something out of the car’ at every rest stop for extra space!
Just recently we went for a weekend excursion out of town. The plan was to go for a 2D/1N getaway at a resort somewhere and a short visit to my hometown after that upon check-out.
For that we needed to bring Ethan’s bicycle, stroller and more. 
How do you fit a bicycle into your car when you have luggage bags, stroller, child car seat and an alligator? (o.O)
We ended up ditching the child car seat as there was just not enough space in there! We buckled Ethan to the car seat instead. 
But how am I supposed to drive with that alligator on my head like that? (>_<) Should we ditch the alligator too? But Ethan will SCREAM his lungs out!!!!!!! So Alligator must bawak jugak no matter what.. *roll eyes*
We ended up having a loooooooooong, cramped and tiresome journey! If only I have a more spacious car! Darling…. hint! Hint!

About the Author: Merryn Tan

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    you're a very good and kind mommy. If me, I will just say bye bye to alligator even though i will hear screams after that. LOL.

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    hahaha!! so penuh la the car! wait for the Exora!! :p

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    Wah.. alligator also got holiday! Yeah.. what car big enough to fit all? As I said b4, your family sure growing fast… :P

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    Those days, kids not so spoilt – we would be lucky to have inflatable rubber balls and floats…

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    ahahaha look at Ethan's naughty smile at the back.. it seems that he's the one having fun seeing you in that position LOL

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    Oh dear me! Think you need a ten wheeler..hahaha.

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    hey…u should ditch the stroller away, n the alligator..let go the air. pump when in use..n deflate when not. i always tell P..u wanna go kaikai, u must walk. u hv legs. no more stoller…hehehehe

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    hahaha, you definitely need a bigger car or maybe can consider a van or a truck already.. BTW what is that alligator?? inflated one like baloon or solid one like a surf board?? looks cute leh..

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    SK – Surfboard alligator! Lol! Cute leh! Come we go swim swim one day.. i let u use! :DLil Lamb – *Scared* garang nyer you :P

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    That alligator, haha!!!!

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    I would have ditched the alligator. How to drive like that! haha.

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    LOL! Your facial expressions cracked me up! Ooh, and I noticed Ethan has a cat face on! Was that part of the plan? :)

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    yes, do buy a bigger car, M! i m sure your stuff also occupies a lot of space in the car.. hey, did i see Merryn on the wheels? :)

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    haha.. bigger car to fit all Ethan's toys! :D

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    Can you even fit a bicycle in there even without the luggage? :p

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    It's time buy a lorry. :D

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    your car is big! that why u able to put a lot good stuffs inside wakakaka….You see ur Ethan look damn happy hahahap/s: where are you now? tell me pls… i go to report police that you drive overload hehehe

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    haha, i used to be like that..like transporting the whole house with us!

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    yup, you definitely need a bigger car ;)

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    OMG! You really know how to travel "light". kekeke.

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    Wow.. Ethan has more stuff than ME when he travels! LOL! And I already have a big bag of toiletries!

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    hahaha Merryn you look cute in photo. Look like you stroller is taken lot of space, can consider to get a buggy, light and folded like a golf bag. The crocodile float should have flat it 1st mah. keke

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    haiz Buy Truck and container la! Easy Peasy LOL! XDMake sure you buy Optimus Prime! Ethan will love it =P

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    Wah…Merryn, you drive ah? Looks like you need MPV already..haha.

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    Merry, with that kind of things u bring, u need A LORRY la!

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    ethan is all smile in every single pic!

    Have a nice day! =)

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    Go…get a bigger car! CR-V, exora, santa fe, alphard….u name it.

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    OMG…..I will kill the alligator first before it has the chance to board in my car..ahahahahhah

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    I super loved your expression! Hahaha. Yeah. V changed to a large mpv too and definitely one of the larger one in the market and still not enough space because with a bigger car, there are more things to bring along. Hahaha

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