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Dreaming the impossible dream | Victoria & Summer Fong | TEDxPickeringStreet
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Added Aug 2, 2016
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A mom and 2 kids have a dream -- to harvest strawberries in their Singapore home.

VICTORIA HO – After earning degrees in Business Administration and Psychology from Canada, she returned to Singapore and worked as a company director before stepping down to be a full-time mom to only daughter, Summer. She is happily married to a teacher and editor.As a stay-at- home mom, Victoria encourages her daughter, nephew and niece to explore and learn not only from but also beyond textbooks. She hopes to inspire children to achieve their dreams by asking different questions, finding their own answers and overcoming challenges.

SUMMER FONG – is a 12-year- old student at Singapore Chinese Girls School. She is an aspiring writer who hopes to publish one day. An avid reader and keen learner, she has already taught herself a wide range of hobbies: crocheting, water-painting, sewing, baking etc. One never knows what Summer will want to learn next but her parents are fully supportive of her ventures. Her favourite pastime is spending the afternoon with her parents shopping for boo

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