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….

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…

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,…

Run For Wildlife: Safari Zoo Run 2017
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Run For Wildlife: Safari Zoo Run 2017

Do you sometimes feel that your home is a zoo? I do. Especially when the kids laze around like the sleepy lions in the zoo when it is homework time, laugh like hyenas when you need to be on a conference call for work or bicker like monkeys over the same toys or other nonsensical stuff….

Travelling With Kids: Tokyo, Japan
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Travelling With Kids: Tokyo, Japan

There has been a lot of chatter among the blogger mommies about Japan. Knowing we will be grounded next year for academic reasons, we decided to jump on the band wagon and head to the Land of the Rising Sun with our kids during the September school holidays. As this was our maiden trip to Japan,…

Blog Train: What Singapore Means To Me
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Blog Train: What Singapore Means To Me

I LOVE that my birthday is in August and I get to celebrate this birthday month with my birth country – Singapore! This year is Singapore’s 50th birthday, so it is a pleasure for me to hop on this blog train and share what Singapore means to me. I am not going to do 50,…

Fun For Kids: Sentosa PLAYcation 2014
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Fun For Kids: Sentosa PLAYcation 2014

School’s out! FUN and PLAY take centre stage with a host of activities, some larger-than-life, at The State of Fun this school holidays! Kids will certainly enjoy themselves exploring and taking pictures with Giant Inflatables at three magical zones, each with their own themes – Christmas Cheers, Candyland and Toyland. Both the young and not-as-young can…

Children Theatre – Junior Claus
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Children Theatre – Junior Claus

Junior Claus (Dwayne Tan) is the rebellious heir to an immense empire in the North Pole, where elves busily prepare for the biggest day of the year – Christmas. When Santa (Benjamin Chow) falls into a deep sleep because the Belief-o-Meter falls to a dangerously low level, Grumpo the greedy elf (Timothy Wan) takes control…

30 Great Action Movies To Watch With Kids
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30 Great Action Movies To Watch With Kids

Bring out the pop corn! Dim the lights! It’s Movie time! When my son turned nine, he got really into action movies. We have really enjoyed watching them over and over. They can be a bit violent, so do monitor that the movie is suitable for your child. Avatar Batman Beginning Batman The Dark Knight Batman…

Festive Celebrations: Popular Diwali Rangoli Designs
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Festive Celebrations: Popular Diwali Rangoli Designs

Rangoli is an Indian traditional or folk art which is generally created on the floor especially on festive occasions like Diwali (Indian New Year). The Indian scriptures and puranas (hindu mythological literature works) can be attributed for the emergence of this creative rangoli art. This ancient Indian art is believed to be originated from the Indian state Maharashtra,…

Parenting Event: Rise and Shine Expo 2014
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Parenting Event: Rise and Shine Expo 2014

We popped into the Rise and Shine expo to see Sofia the First after our Disney Baby media event (click link to read more about Disney Baby booth features and promotions). While we were there, we decided to scope it out for you. Even though it is only in its second year, this is one of the…

BeCause Of You – The Kids Learned Philantrophy
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BeCause Of You – The Kids Learned Philantrophy

Charity begins at home. But sometimes, we need to get out of the house to learn what charity is. BeCause of You is a theatre that provided the kids with a chance to learn about philanthropy. Yesterday my kids ran around the Raffles Hotel Concert Hall begging strangers to buy bears from them. They were selling…

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…

Cool de Sac – Coolest hang out for parents and kids
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Cool de Sac – Coolest hang out for parents and kids

Cool de Sac, the international chain of children’s entertainment center finally opened its doors in Singapore, Suntec City. We chanced upon this play area on the first day of our school holidays. Even though my kids are past the age of jungle gym, they were hanging out with their 3-year-old cousin. So we went ahead…

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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…