Parenting

ngjuann.com is a Singapore parenting blog. Fuelled by her love for her 2 boys, Ju Ann is always looking to try to find new ways to spend time with her family.  Being a modern mom, she is happy to explore a variety of parenting philosophies to see what works best for our family. This blog is amongst the Top Ten Best Parenting Blog in Singapore.

Read more about Ju Ann here.

The Cetaphil Baby Experience Workshop

I loveeeee workshops. I have been to many baby-related ones and I have learnt so much from them. Cetaphil Singapore recently invited me to share my experience as a mother at their Baby Experience Workshop and I was absolutely honoured and excited to be part of this half day workshop! 😘😘 Got people help us take photo – why not! Lol! #sp #cetaphilsg #cetaphilsgbaby #cetaphilbabysg #cetaphilbabyexperience A photo posted by * Ju Ann * (@ngjuann) on Jul 15, 2016 at…

View Post

I Make A Better Employee As A Mom

Like everyone else, I used to think that being a parent is an impediment to career success. But little did I know that being a parent – and specifically a mom – can make you better at your job. So here’s my personal take on why women can personally become a better employee once they become moms. I have 2 lovely boys. Nathen’s our newest addition at 5 months old and Daniel’s our little sweetheart of a toddler at 3 years old. The…

View Post

Tips on Choosing a Preschool for Your Child

[ADV] Choosing a childcare centre for your child is always a daunting task. I remember being really clueless about the whole process and eventually ended up going with gut feel. Here’s my little preschooler, Daniel. He’s 2.5 years old now, eager to learn, and always ready for adventure. I love the enthusiasm he has for everything (ok well, except maybe how he hates sleeping). When choosing a childcare centre for him, I went to quite a few preschools near my…

View Post

Here’s Why I Don’t Hang Out As Much Any More :(

Wow, I received so much love and support from my previous post on why it’s so hard to work late as a working mom. I’m relieved to know that so many of you find it challenging to balance work and family. I feel a little less lonely. Every day, the husband and I continously try to grow into being better parents for our 2 children. But you know who we’re neglecting? Our friends. I still love you guys! 🙁 It…

View Post

Here’s Why Working Moms Can’t Work Late

Before I had kids, putting in extra hours was a piece of cake. I did it often and I didn’t mind it. I’ll text the husband, order takeaway, share it with my colleagues and finish the work. Go home, sleep, repeat. I’d even have time to squeeze in a workout at the gym. But like with everything else in life, having kids complicates the whole thing about working overtime. Since I returned back to work from my maternity leave, I’ve…

View Post