Fun Activities For Kids That Are Free in Singapore
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Fun Activities For Kids That Are Free in Singapore

The COVID -19 situation may have put a dent in our pockets. But that does not mean that we parents cannot be ingenious. Once we get the all clear, you can make plans to bring your kids to these places. Best news is, you can visit them at very little cost or FREE.   1….

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

Christmas Shopping at Fairs and Bazaars
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Christmas Shopping at Fairs and Bazaars

Tis the season… for Christmas Shopping. Did you go shopping this Black Friday weekend? Many of us would have taken this opportunity to start our Christmas shopping. The discounts online and in retail are hard to resist. In the spirit of shopping mania, we are sharing more places where you can shop. In this post,…

Weekend Family Staycations In Singapore
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Weekend Family Staycations In Singapore

You don’t need to travel to have a vacation.  Staycations offer a wonderful alternative without the stress over travel time or budget – no more worries over crying babies on a flight, luggage overload problems, or immigration woes. For those who prefer to stay in the country for their vacation, all they need to do…

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Dads, Have A Date With Your Daughter!

Social research shows that all future romantic relationships in a girl’s life are influenced by the way she interacts with her dad. If he thinks she is beautiful and valuable, she will likely see herself that way too. If you have a daughter who is 10 years old and above, I highly recommend Date with…

Review – Lollibox Crafts For Kids
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Review – Lollibox Crafts For Kids

This morning we received a wonderful birthday present – our very first LolliBox!! LolliBox is perfect for kids ages 3 to 7-years-old. Inside the box are all materials you need for the craft and step-by-step instructions to build it. The theme for our LolliBox is a DIY exploration kit. Inside the LolliBox are all sorts…

Barbie’s Three Codes of Conduct To Live By
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Barbie’s Three Codes of Conduct To Live By

Be Brave. Be Strong.  Be Yourself. These are the three codes of conduct that Barbie shared with her fans. We caught her last performance of Barbie LIVE (10 – 14 September) at the Mastercard Theatre Marina Bay Sands. I wasn’t sure at first if I wanted to bring my daughter to watch Barbie LIVE! Barbie with her…

Sentosa Buskers Festival 2013
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Sentosa Buskers Festival 2013

One of the best events in Singapore to take your kids to!  It is FREE. It is FUN. It is a lot of LAUGHTER.  Sentosa Buskers Festival 2013 is back for the fourth year with an awesome treat of local and international buskers! We were there for the opening festivities and caught one of our favorite acts Tuto Tul…

Travelling With Kids: Sri Lanka Bentota
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Travelling With Kids: Sri Lanka Bentota

When we planned our family vacation, it was always the neighbouring Asian countries or the far West. We never considered Sri Lanka as a destination until we were invited to a friend’s birthday celebration there. We thought, “Why not?” Friends who had been to Sri Lanka sing praises of the beautiful nature, the serene beaches and the best seafood found on…

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‘Live Shows’ In Shopping Malls June 2013

June is one of my favourite time of the year! The Great Singapore Sale (GSS) is on and the malls are packed with shows and activities for the kids. It’s a win-win for the families.  1. Let’s Celebrate with Barney & Friends – City Square Mall The ever popular purple dinosaur returns to our tropical…

June Holiday Activities for Kids
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June Holiday Activities for Kids

School Is OUT. Holidays are IN. Finally, school exams are over and the end-of-semester parent-teacher conference is done. Now is the time to relax and enjoy the school holidays. Fortunately, in Singapore, there are always plenty to do during the school holiday season. Check out this list of kid-friendly activities in June! 1) NTUC Income…

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June Holidays – Zoolympix Rescue Ranger

Step up as a Zoolympix Rescue Ranger this June Holidays and learn how to help our animal friends. Back for the ninth year, this wildly popular Zoolympix event is highly recommended for children between 5 and 12 years old. Zoolympix will feature six exhibits in the zoo that will double up as interactive game stations….

Review: The Young Entrepreneurs Camp
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Review: The Young Entrepreneurs Camp

Sign your kids up for The Young Entrepreneurs Camp this June school holiday. This American-based program is highly recommended for kids aged between 7 to 15 years old to learn about self-discovery and creative exploration.   Last year, my son attended the “Super Spies” – Innovation and Entrepreneurship Camp conducted by the same organizers and he LOVED…

Out With Kids – Mint Museum Of Toys
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Out With Kids – Mint Museum Of Toys

Tired of our children and their incessant obsession with technological gadgets like the iPad or iPhone and their being glued to the computer screen to play Minecraft, we decided to take them to the Mint Museum of Toys to introduce them to the toys that gave us so much pleasure as kids. A Life-size Astro Boy…

Giveaway: Word Winder – CLOSED
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Giveaway: Word Winder – CLOSED

Gongxi Gongxi!  We are giving away 3 sets of WORD WINDER game in celebration of the coming Chinese Lunar Snake Year! In our previous post, we shared about the phenomenal word game that took America by storm and arrived on our Asian shores late last year. An incredibly fun, addictive, and challenging game, the WORD WINDER appeals to the child or adult, regardless…