Hanuman – The Superhero Monkey (Giveaway)
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Hanuman – The Superhero Monkey (Giveaway)

We cannot wait to catch this new play by The Little Company (TLC), Hanuman – The Superhero Monkey. This new play is a tribute to the Year of the Monkey and is based on the stories of Hanuman, a courageous and cheeky monkey who inspires us to believe we can accomplish what we set out to do, as long as…

Review of 三只山羊 (Three Billy Goats Gruff In Mandarin)
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Review of 三只山羊 (Three Billy Goats Gruff In Mandarin)

We all know that Mandarin is a tough language to master. Ask any Mandarin teachers how we can go about advancing in this language and they will tell you to LISTEN, READ and WATCH anything in Mandarin. One of our favorite activities to boost the language is to watch plays in Mandarin. We particularly like…

A Tea Date With Senior Minister of State Mrs Josephine Teo
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A Tea Date With Senior Minister of State Mrs Josephine Teo

When Edlyn from Mummy Ed asked if I wanted to attend a Bloggers’ Tea Session, I immediately said yes! It turns out that the Bloggers’ Tea Session was with the Senior Minister of State Mrs. Josephine Teo who had recently added marriage and parenthood to her portfolio following the recent cabinet reshuffle. Held at the…

Inviting Strangers Into Your Child’s Life
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Inviting Strangers Into Your Child’s Life

Don’t let the title of this post scare you. Ok, maybe it should a little. Parenting in today’s Digital Age is tough. Are we sharing too much information about our kids? When we post pictures of our kids on social media, are we unwittingly allowing strangers access into our children’s world without the necessary precaution?…

Seussical The Musical Review
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Seussical The Musical Review

We saw Seussical the Musical for the second time today! It was even better than we remembered! The first time we saw the musical, the kids really enjoyed discovering the story as it unfolds and listening to the music, but I felt that we were missing the full experience as we were unfamiliar with Suess’ “Horton…

KidsFest 2016 — Meet The Gruffalo!
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KidsFest 2016 — Meet The Gruffalo!

Guess who came to town? It’s The Gruffalo! He dropped by the British Club on Sunday to have morning tea with us. The Gruffalo was very big and tall and had lots of sharp brown spikes on his back. But he was not scary as everyone thought. In fact, he was very friendly and nice!…

Giveaway: Tickets To 2 SWF³ Events For Kids & A Preview To CUT, SHAKE, ROLL
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Giveaway: Tickets To 2 SWF³ Events For Kids & A Preview To CUT, SHAKE, ROLL

The Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) 2015 kick starts in 2 days.  We are giving 2 pairs of tickets to two events to the SWF³ –targeted at families and kids with story telling workshops and talks specifically for this age group. Here is a programme listing for SWF³ and click on this link for an overview of SWF 2015. Giveaway Promotion To…

Project Breakthrough — A New Science Initiative For 9 to 11 year olds
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Project Breakthrough — A New Science Initiative For 9 to 11 year olds

Earlier this week, we were invited to witness the premiere launch of Project Breakthrough at the Science Centre Singapore. The carrot that got me interested to attend was this sentence: “Project Breakthrough is a new learning initiative that features various educational sessions and facility visits and aims to spark interest and passion in modern science and technology…

Bloggers Fellowship
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Bloggers Fellowship

Media Invite It is always fun to be invited to an event where you get to hang out with fellow bloggers and meet new ones. A couple of Saturdays ago, the team from theAsianparent.com hosted a casual tea session at The Daily Scoop Ice Cream Cafe where a few of us bloggers came together to explore possibility of working…

Dance for your Prata — Got to Move 2015
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Dance for your Prata — Got to Move 2015

{Media Invite} Huh? Dance for your Prata? That was my first reaction when I received the invitation to “Dance for my Prata”. Out of curiousity, I headed to Asia Square on 2 October (12pm – 2pm) to check it out. When I arrived at 12:30pm, it was lunch time for the office crowd. The prata was…

Workshop: How To Pack A Simply Great Gift Hamper @ Metta Café
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Workshop: How To Pack A Simply Great Gift Hamper @ Metta Café

Media Invite Don’t you just love receiving a gift hamper? I get super excited whenever a gift basket lands on my doorstep. So when I received an invitation to attend a gift hamper workshop, I accepted the invitation without any hesitation. What was the occasion of the workshop? To celebrate the collaboration between boutique company…

A Super Fun Run With Justice League Heroes
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A Super Fun Run With Justice League Heroes

Sunday is usually a day that we sleep in. But yesterday (a Sunday), our whole family got up before 7am and donned on our Superheroes outfits to run with the Justice League heroes. Getting to our destination was a feat in itself. First, we were met with road blocks at every turn as the OCBC…

World’s Largest Cupcake Mosaic for SG50 by Betty Crocker
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World’s Largest Cupcake Mosaic for SG50 by Betty Crocker

Media Invite Yesterday, our family went to help Betty Crocker bake 30, 000 cupcakes in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record for the “Largest Cupcake Mosaic” as part of our nation’s SG50 birthday celebrations! This is our second Guinness Record setting — the first being the Longest Mother’s Day Balloon Sculpture In Singapore. Here is a quick pictorial account of…

Busy Mom Tips:  Paddle Pop Is A Healthier Ice-Cream Snack
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Busy Mom Tips: Paddle Pop Is A Healthier Ice-Cream Snack

Kids snack three to four times a week! And ice-cream is their top choice after chocolates, cookies, bread, and fruits! These are some of the results that a Nielsen Singapore survey commissioned by Paddle Pop found on the snacking habits of local kids. The survey pool comprised 257 mothers and 237 children aged between 8…

Asia’s Largest All-Women’s Run Is Back — #RunToLiveGreat
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Asia’s Largest All-Women’s Run Is Back — #RunToLiveGreat

Asia’s largest all-women’s run, the Great Eastern Women’s Run 2015 is back this year to mark its 10th year of unifying women in health and life! Last year, the run attracted over 15, 500 female runners and launched the #RunToLiveGreat programme which encourages non-runners to take that first step towards healthier and better living. This year, it aims…