Happy Mummies

Oh How I Love My Mum (in law)!

Mother’s Day is round the corner. Many have commented how commercialised the event is, how we should love our mummies every day and not just that one Sunday, how dinner on another day would be cheaper etc. I totally agree! It has reached the profit making highlight of all businesses just like Valentine’s Day but…




self conscious

Are You As Self Conscious As Your Child?

Recently our car was sent in for repair works, and we were given a Replacement Car (or Courtesy Car) to use. When Edmund and I first saw it, we gulped. It was bright yellow, and was most interesting. Look! What I didn’t expect was the kids’ reactions! Nicole immediately went, “Oh no! So embarrassing!”, and…




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3 Reasons why you must try SandBank’s Breakfast Buffet #Giveaway

The most important meal of the day is usually the most neglected meal. In our family, we only eat good breakfast when we are on a holiday or staycation (cos there’s a Breakfast Buffet at the hotel!). That’s when we get to order our favourite eggs, some fruits, and a whole lot of yummy English…




A Multiple Grip

Do Your Kids Need A Pencil Grip? My 11 year old does!

Do your kids hold their pens/pencils in a really strange way? Don’t get me wrong, the kids can still write neatly but the angle of the pen is wrong, or the fingers are sticking out weirdly, or the placement is just totally not normal. I mean I’ve seen adults who hold their pens differently from…




cny fish

Surviving CNY – What Food To Serve

Can you believe it? It’s 21 Jan today! The 21st day of the new year… as usual, the days go past really very quickly! And suddenly it’s going to be Chinese New Year! Wooohooo! I thought for this season, I’ll share our family’s tips to surviving CNY. But do note, we ain’t very traditional, we…




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Fitbit Charge HR vs Fitbit Surge #giveaway

For my birthday last year, my lovely cell group gave me a Fitbit Charge HR. I must have done something or said something to receive this as a gift! You see, ALL MY LIFE, no one would have thought of giving me something sporty. And now, I own what was then, the trendiest and most…




How much allowance for primary school

How Much to Give for Primary School Allowance?

This is the question many parents face when their children start school. How do we decide how much to give? Would it be too little? Or too much? Would my child go hungry? Here’s a quick guide to help you decide on the amount. Step 1: Identify what your kids can spend on First up,…