Kids Can Cook: Sandwiches and Scrambled Eggs
Easy Recipes | Food

Kids Can Cook: Sandwiches and Scrambled Eggs

Being independent and resilient are two essential life-skills most parents aim to pass on to their children. Well, I’m starting my kids on that path by teaching them the most basic life-skill – feeding themselves. You may laugh, but with our kids growing up in a culture of having maids or helpers doing their bidding…

Featured In Social Media Week: Growing Up On Facebook
Career | Panel Discussion

Featured In Social Media Week: Growing Up On Facebook

How much exposure is TOO MUCH? This was the discussion focus in Growing Up On Facebook, one of a series of provoking topics discussed during the Social Media Week (SMW). Terrance Tang, Me, Kelvin Ang, Paul Gage and Felicia Chin I was invited to participate as a panel speaker from a parent’s perspective – do…

Social Media Week – Growing Up On Facebook
Engaging Parents | Fun With Kids

Social Media Week – Growing Up On Facebook

Are we putting too much information about our children online, thereby placing them in harm’s way in their future?  As proud parents, we can’t wait to share our pride and joy in our offspring with the world. Every cutesy picture of them is posted on Facebook. We document their growth progress and share about their…

Giveaway Winners: Word Winder Game Set
Giveaways

Giveaway Winners: Word Winder Game Set

Congratulations to the following WINNERS of Word Winder Game Giveaway! = Rachel Lim = Snow Snoopy = Bob Wilcox You have each won a set of Word Winder Game. Enjoy! All winners will be notified by email and arrangements will be made to have your Word Winder Game Set delivered to you. Thank you for…

Dengue Fever Alert – Symptoms
Health & Beauty

Dengue Fever Alert – Symptoms

The best way to prevent dengue fever is by taking precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes! What is Dengue Fever? Dengue fever is a mosquito borne disease caused by dengue virus which is usually self limiting in most cases. However, in some people it can present with life threatening complications such Dengue Shock Syndrome…

Giveaway: Natural Mosquito Protection
Giveaways | Health & Beauty

Giveaway: Natural Mosquito Protection

With dengue fever cases reaching an all-time high of 90 cases in the East Coast neighbourhood (as of this publication date), I am worried as we stay in one of the dengue fever hotspots in Singapore! As a parent, my first concern is for the health of my children, especially my youngest who is particularly sensitive to…

Engaging Parents

Smart-Phone Contract Template For Your Kids

Kids today are now the proud owners of mobile phones. Parents give their kids personal mobile phones, some as young as 7-years-old, for various reasons like if they go to school on their own or when they go out to do projects and parents can get in touch with them easily. Worried that your kids…

Published In Today: School Traffic Woes For Parents
Engaging Parents | Relationships

Published In Today: School Traffic Woes For Parents

Parents who does the school run — drop off and pick up — daily will understand the frustrations of navigating their vehicles through tight spots and trying to stay patient in the queue before some idiot decides to cut in and all hell breaks loose. These scenarios are particularly prevalent on the first days of…

Santa Claus The Musical At Marina Bay Sands
Event Listing | Fun With Kids

Santa Claus The Musical At Marina Bay Sands

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year! Santa Claus The Musical promises to be a delightful Christmas adventure sure to warm everyone’s heart. SANTA CLAUS: The Musical is brought to you by the producers of Annie and the recent Disney Live! Mickey’s Rockin’ Road Show. This heart-warming musical tells the story of how Santa…

Review: Bring Out The Word Winder Wizard In You
Engaging Parents | Fun With Kids | Reviews by Us

Review: Bring Out The Word Winder Wizard In You

Have you played Word Winder? The phenomenal word game that has taken America by storm! Developed by the world’s most syndicated wordgame creator, David L. Hoyt, Word Winder appeals to everyone over eight years old. A game veteran with 15 years in the word game industry, Hoyt said that Word Winder caters to different levels and…

Engaging Parents | Giveaways

Toys That Encourage Enthusiastic Learning

Toys aren’t just for playing these days. Make your money go the distance by buying toys that encourage enthusiastic learning. Toy expert, Mr. Anthony Frangos, Commercial Director of Mattel North Southeast Asia tell us how. Providing baby with plenty of well-chosen toys, especially ones that encourage activity and exploration is a good way to reward…

Engaging Parents

$10,000 Cash For Your Child To Play

Fisher-Price is giving away S$10,000 to parents who allow their child to play. “Research clearly shows that play is one of the best ways to help children better develop their brain power and learn new things,” said Mr. Anthony Frangos, Commercial Director of Mattel North Southeast Asia, expanding that play has the potential to help set the…

School Holiday Shows (O-Z)
Fun With Kids

School Holiday Shows (O-Z)

Here are more shows and meet & greet sessions with your child’s favourite characters in the Singapore malls! Check out the list of malls (in alphabetical order) for show titles and schedules. Parkway Parade, Basement Atrium Show: Princess Makeover & Knight Adventure Date:  30 Nov – 9 Dec 2012 Time: 11am – 9pm (last registration at 8.30pm) *Minimum spend of…

School Holiday Shows (A-N)
Best in Singapore | Fun With Kids

School Holiday Shows (A-N)

The school holidays are here! Shopping malls in Singapore oblige with shows and meet & greet session with your child’s favourite characters! Check out the list of malls (in alphabetical order) for show titles and schedules. Shows are FREE and available on a first come first serve basis unless otherwise indicated. Anchor Point Show: Christmas Show Night…

Celebrations & Occasions

Most Eerie Halloween Music

We searched the internet for some of the coolest Halloween songs you can use to add to the Halloween mood in your home… Here’ a child-friendly Halloween song that you can play to get you and your kids in the mood of scary-fest… And here’s one that moms will like – a Halloween song that…