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Review: The Sound of Music in Singapore

The hills are alive with THE SOUND OF MUSIC… one the world’s best loved musicals is now showing in Singapore at the Mastercard Theatres @ Marina Bay Sands, till 3 December 2017. I watched the movie many times during my growing up years and know every song by heart. This was the first time I’m watching the musical and I loved it. It was heartwarming and the cast was outstanding! The Story THE SOUND OF MUSIC tells the uplifting true…

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How My 4 Year Old Did At A Phonics Enrichment Class ➽ Curious Thoughts Academy

How’s everyone here! I had a reader tell me the other day that my last post about my kids was too long ago. Thank you for checking in on me. Life’s been super busy with 2 active young boys. Daniel for one, has been learning Jolly Phonics at Curious Thoughts Academy and I’ve been really proud of his progress. Read about the Jolly Phonics at Curious Thoughts Academy here. The Jolly Phonics framework taught at Curious Thoughts is offered by Victoria Charlton, a…

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Recommended Home IP Camera For Monitoring Our Helper & Baby

We are heavy-users of home IP cameras since the birth of our first child (3.5 years ago!) and we’ve always been reviewing and upgrading the IP cameras at home. Here’s sharing how we setup our home IP camera and which ones we use (and recommend!) Just to give a little background, our children are always in the living and dining room playing, eating and napping in the day. That’s where we want the home IP camera footages to cover, so…

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The Importance Of Playing Outdoors With My Kids

Outdoor play for kids is a big part of healthy growth, learning and development for them. Last weekend, we took the kids out to the big grass field near home to fly a kite, and ride a bike. It was such good fun This was how I grew up back in Malaysia and now, because we live in Singapore without a garden, we don’t really bring the kids out for some outdoor fun often enough. Outdoor play for kids is…

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Remember You Before You Became A Mom

Raising kids, working, caring for your elderly parents, running a household, mothers pretty much have to do it all these days. It’s exhausting, isn’t it? In all this “doing”, there’s one thing that’s definitely not happening: Moms these days are so busy taking care of everyone else that they often neglect to take care of themselves. Read also: I make a better employee as a mom I juggle between a full-time job, running the household, and raising 2 young kids. My husband…

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Fedora L3 Stroller Review: Foldable & Reclines Fully!

I’ve had the Fedora L3 Stroller for about 6 months now and it’s high time I gave some airtime to our trusty go-to stroller. Fedora is not new to our family. We have the Fedora S7 Stroller which we love for its huge size and comfort. It’s great for long walks but not the most compact for travelling on public transport. But we really like the quality that the Fedora brand offers. We were looking forward to Fedora’s launch of their L3…

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Giving A Small Wriggly NewBorn A Bath Can Be A Nightmare Or… NOT!

Bathing your newborn can be a little terrifying. Hundreds of little worries could be going through your head. Would he slip and fall? Would he drown? What if water gets into his nose? What if he struggles a lot? Will he poop?! Is the water too hot/cold? Is his umbilical cord stump going to hurt/fall off/bleed? Am I going to hurt him? I know. It’s normal to have these fears. Handling a wiggling, wet, and soapy little one does sound…

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How To Choose The Right Enrichment Class For Your Child

UOB KidSmart Programme has launched MIDAS, a tool that gives you an insight on the kind of enrichment classes that would be suitable for your child. There is also a whole suite of holistic financial solutions and discounts on child enrichment classes relevant to your child. Read on to find out more. 

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