Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): Symptoms and Prevention
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Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): Symptoms and Prevention

What is the Coronavirus? According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not…

Proper Way To Wash Your Hands
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Proper Way To Wash Your Hands

Washing your hands is one of the best ways to protect yourself, your family, and others from getting sick. Clean hands can stop germs or viruses from spreading from one person to another and throughout an entire community—from your home and workplace to childcare facilities and hospitals. Handwashing is a good personal hygiene habit to acquire at a young age….

Action Speaks Louder Than Words – Zero-Waste Run!
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Action Speaks Louder Than Words – Zero-Waste Run!

The puzzling changes in the climate around the world worry me.  The annual haze that covers our entire nation in the last quarter of each year worries me. My kids leaving aircon, fan, and lights on in the room when they are NOT there worries me. The first because cities that used to see snow…

MILO and Whole Grains — Breakfast That Help Our Kids Do Better In School
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MILO and Whole Grains — Breakfast That Help Our Kids Do Better In School

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But getting my kids to have breakfast before they head to school can sometimes be challenging. They complain that it’s too early for them to have breakfast!! A cup of MILO and (if I am lucky) half a slice of bread with Ovaltine spread or half a…

Asia’s First SpongeBob Run – Singapore
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Asia’s First SpongeBob Run – Singapore

Nickelodeon’s first ever SpongeBob Run in Asia flagged off in Singapore on an overcast Saturday afternoon (6 August) at Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa. My son is sitting for his PSLE this year, so I coaxed my 10-year-old daughter to be my companion for this fun run. What made this run enticing for us is the QUEST to find Patrick…

Lost And Found: Our Quest At SpongeBob Run Singapore
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Lost And Found: Our Quest At SpongeBob Run Singapore

It began as a quest to locate Patrick, SpongeBob’s best friend at Nickelodeon’s first ever SpongeBob Run in Asia, but when you lose your daughter in a yellow sea of runners, you panic! Here is what happened… We arrived at Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa on an overcast Saturday afternoon. Thinking that the race might be about to begin,…

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…

Review: Colgate’s Cavity Prevention Toothpaste (Kids & Adults)
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Review: Colgate’s Cavity Prevention Toothpaste (Kids & Adults)

Except for water, virtually everything that you consume has sugar in it!  It seems that the number of kids getting cavities and tooth decay are INCREASING despite the parents’ best efforts to eliminate sugar from their daily consumption. Even healthy food like fruits and vegetables can lead to cavities due to sugar acids! According to Singapore’s Health…

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NTUC Income Run 350 – Rack Pack & Days Leading To The Run

The door bell rang this morning and we opened it to receive our race packs for NTUC Income RUN 350! Organised by Young NTUC, this run is Southeast Asia’s premier eco-run in support of the global 350 movement to raise awareness of the need to lower atmospheric carbon dioxid (CO2) levels to 350 parts per…

Busy Mom Tips: Asian Hawaiian Pizza & Apple Salsa
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Busy Mom Tips: Asian Hawaiian Pizza & Apple Salsa

{Media Invite} I am an amateur home cook. Any cooking class is an opportunity for me to learn. This is a post on a cooking session offered by Tupperware as part of the GE #RuntoliveGreat Fringe Event. Today, I learned to make Apple Salsa and cook an Asian Hawaiian Pizza. Asian Hawaiian Pizza  The first…

Busy Mom Tips: LG Electronics Make Life Easy For You
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Busy Mom Tips: LG Electronics Make Life Easy For You

{Media Invitation} LG Electronics (LG) is committed to enhancing the modern family’s ever-changing needs and lifestyle demands. To that effect, it recently launched Singapore’s first Warm Wash Top Load Washing Machine, a Mini Washing Machine and large capacity energy-saving Door-In-Door Refrigerator. LG’s launch event was held at Amazonia Singapore, a fully-integrated fun Centre with a 3D Glow…