Public Holidays and School Term Breaks in Singapore 2020
Celebrations & Occasions | Family Time

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…

The Grand Connection: Helping Grandparents and Grandkids Bond
Blog Trains | Engaging Parents | Relationships

The Grand Connection: Helping Grandparents and Grandkids Bond

It is no secret that grandparents adore their grandchildren. And vice versa. The problem is with today’s nuclear families and so many families living and working overseas, there is a greater divide between grandparents and grandchildren than simply age. While my kids live in the same country as their maternal grandparents, daily lives often get in…

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?…

Mother’s Day 2015: All Mothers Are The Same (天下的妈妈都是一样的)
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Mother’s Day 2015: All Mothers Are The Same (天下的妈妈都是一样的)

This post is dedicated to all the mothers under the sun. It does not matter that you are an FTWM (full-time working mom), PTWM (part-time working mom), SAHM (stay-at-home mom), or WFHM (work-from-home mom), ALL mothers are the same (天下的妈妈都是一样的). It does not matter that you are the natural mother, the adopted mother, the foster…

Relationships

Are You Emotionally Available To Your Spouse?

A recent study by Touch Family Services found that more couples are drifting apart emotionally and heading for divorces. Having a first child, unrealistic expectations of marriages and the stresses of modern society are among the factors blamed for the rise in domestic unhappiness.* “The tenacity to work things out when challenges beckon is weakening…

Relationships

Marriage Convention 2014 – From Good To Great Relationships

How fit is your marriage? How do you bring your good marriage to greater heights? Find out at the Marriage Convention 2014. This annual Marriage Convention is brought to you by Families for Life (Formerly known as the National Family Council) and MediaCorp. It marks the International Year of the Family, spearheaded by the Ministry of Social and Family…