Public Holidays and School Term Breaks in Singapore 2020
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Public Holidays and School Term Breaks in Singapore 2020

Planning for a weekend getaway or just looking forward to some rest over a long weekend? Here are the dates for the 10 gazetted public holidays for 2020 New Year’s Day  1 Jan 2020    Wednesday  Chinese New Year  25 Jan 2020  Saturday  26 Jan 2020*  Sunday  Good Friday  10 Apr 2020  Friday  Labour Day  1…

Clear Vision: Ortho-K Lens For Kids
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Clear Vision: Ortho-K Lens For Kids

In spite of our vigilance to give our kids a break from studies and get them outdoors for an hour or two every day, our efforts were no match to the lure of the digital screens and the intensity of our local academic pursuits. Not to mention the urgency to encourage a healthy reading habit…

Reading Motivation for Kids: A Critical Life-skill to Cultivate
Career | Preschool (2 - 6) | Primary (7 - 12)

Reading Motivation for Kids: A Critical Life-skill to Cultivate

Warren Fernandez, Editor of The Straits Times, has to read many essays as well letters from people who write in to the newspaper to offer ideas, or look for a job. He says that the ones who stand out, are those who get the basics right – they pick the right words, they use them…

Purr-fect Date-night With Cats The Musical
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Purr-fect Date-night With Cats The Musical

Meow! Andrew Lloyd Webber’s most illustrious musical, Cats, returns to our Singapore shores for a limited season (till 5 January 2020). So treat yourself and your family to a “purr-fect” night out to catch this record-breaking musical. Why You Should Catch Cats the Musical? Because if you love musicals, Cats has all the signatures of…

Santa Claus: Where to go to meet Father Christmas?
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Santa Claus: Where to go to meet Father Christmas?

Every kid is on their best behavior because they want to be on Santa’s GOOD kid list. We show you how to get them to behave well this Christmas season and where they can go to meet Santa and tell Santa (that means you – mom or dad) what is on their secret wish list…

Guide: 15+ Best Spots To Watch Fireworks In Singapore!
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Guide: 15+ Best Spots To Watch Fireworks In Singapore!

Do you love FIREWORKS as much as we do? If so, there is usually a firework display on these occasions — Chinese New Year (Jan/Feb), National Day (9 August) or the eve of the New Year (31 December). In preparation for our National Day celebration, there are usually up to eight rehearsals prior to the actual…

Gardens by the Bay: Christmas Wonderland and Poinsettia Wishes
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Gardens by the Bay: Christmas Wonderland and Poinsettia Wishes

This winter, Gardens by the Bay transform itself once again into Christmas Wonderland. Back for the 6th year, this popular year-event promises a merry feast for the senses with a wide array of gastronomical adventures, fun craft workshops and one-of-a-kind shopping experiences to complement the stunning festive backdrop of light, performances and ‘snow’ in the…

Christmas Tree Guide: Where to Buy Real or Artificial Trees
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Christmas Tree Guide: Where to Buy Real or Artificial Trees

T’is the season to be jolly. And a Christmas Tree adds to the festive feel at home. Whether you decide on a real Christmas Tree or an artificial one, there are pros and cons.   Real or Artificial Christmas Tree? Some years back we decided to get a real Christmas Tree from IKEA. The smell…

A to Z Guide on Christmas Decorations
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A to Z Guide on Christmas Decorations

Experts say that you get a spike in dopamine, the feel-good hormone from Christmas decorating. For many of us trying to create a wonderful childhood memory for our kids, decorating our Christmas Tree may actually help us to be happier people. Decorating Tips From Professionals Invest in a quality tree. Choose the right tree size…

Best Eye-Care Monitor for Students To Study and Play (Review)
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Best Eye-Care Monitor for Students To Study and Play (Review)

Once your child hits the secondary school circuit, technology and laptops become ubiquitous in their lives. Laptops are a school essential to submit assignments to their teachers (online or printed copy), write essays, do research for school projects, create posters for science fairs, and even create PowerPoint presentations. Those who are leaders in their CCAs…

Teenager Posture Problems: Tips For Parents
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Teenager Posture Problems: Tips For Parents

Slouching and poor postures seem to be an omnipresent trait of teenage awkwardness. In some children, sudden growth spurts made them seem taller overnight. This sudden height increase can be both exhilarating and terrifying at the same time for your child. In this post, we examine teenage posture problems and offer some tips for parents…

The Incredibly Simple Solution to Your Kid’s Slouching Problem
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The Incredibly Simple Solution to Your Kid’s Slouching Problem

Poor postures inhibit your child’s focus, cause growth development and health issues. We show you how to get your kids to stop slouching. Read on…

Walking With Dinosaurs Singapore 2019
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Walking With Dinosaurs Singapore 2019

The wait is finally over! Dinosaurs will once again roam our Singapore soil and share their story from the Triassic Period. WALKING WITH DINOSAURS – THE LIVE EXPERIENCE returns to Singapore after 10 long years! This amazing theatrical production and arena spectacular is brought to you by BBC Earth in association with BBC Studios. It…

Online Grocery Shopping Guide In Singapore
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Online Grocery Shopping Guide In Singapore

Too busy to go to the supermarket? Or simply too lazy to get out of the house and lug the groceries home? Been there done that. Luckily for us, we have a plethora of choices when it comes to grocery shopping online in Singapore. With a simple click of the button, you can now order...
Aladdin The Musical: Show Me The World (Review)
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Aladdin The Musical: Show Me The World (Review)

Disney’s Aladdin is a hit Broadway musical with spectacular performances that stole the hearts of Singaporeans. Catch it before the magic ride is gone.