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Author: YoungSmarties

How to manage myopia in your child

How to manage myopia in your child

Nowadays more and more children tend to put on the funky specs at a very young age. Do you realised that? I bet you do and all parents are trying as best as they could to prevent myopia from knocking on their children’s door. With […]

Parenting Guide for Halloween

Parenting Guide for Halloween

Since we started attending Halloween parties 3 years ago, we have been attending it “faithfully” every year but at different locations. Our very first Halloween was at Jurong Safra which was not documented here but the 2nd one we had it at River Safari. That’s […]

DIY Halloween Costume: Optimus Prime

DIY Halloween Costume: Optimus Prime

Some children love Halloween but some do not. How about smarties? Well, they love it because they get to dress up according to the characters they like. Furthermore, children’s version of Halloween is always fun and interesting, and it is not scary at all as […]

How to prepare your child for exams

How to prepare your child for exams

When I received the notice announcing the 4 days of PSLE marking day exercise whereby the children don’t have to go to school, I was like:”WHAT?!?! No school?”. Yeah, no school means 4 whole days of play at home and I can imagine the poor ME […]

Nature Exploration at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

Nature Exploration at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

Sometimes I have parents asking why my kids can be so calm whenever they meet smarties. I guess because we are always exploring the outdoors and connecting to nature whenever possible. So why does nature got to do with their characters or behaviour? It is […]

How to turn a glass of water without spilling?

How to turn a glass of water without spilling?

Yes, you read it right! We have been exploring on how to turn a glass of water upside down without spilling. Guess what, it works! Smarties had a load of fun trying it out with different types of cups and glasses and different pieces of […]

Spread the Love from A Better Florist

Spread the Love from A Better Florist

Do you know flowers bring happiness? Whenever a person receives a flower or bouquet of flowers, it will always bring a smile to the person’s face. Research has also been done to show that flowers elevate a person’s mood. You may read more about research article: […]

Smarty and his smart buddy watch

Smarty and his smart buddy watch

We received an invitation to attend the POSB Smart Buddy Programme and it was just nice that smarty was free to tag along with me that day as he doesn’t need to go to school. Nope, he didn’t ponteng (play truant) school. It was the […]

Benefits of School Holiday Project

Benefits of School Holiday Project

I used to dislike school holiday project. Every time, during the last day of school, the teacher will hand me the activity sheet on what to do with your child at home during the school holiday. My face will go so long that it can […]

How to “expose” your young child to Science

How to “expose” your young child to Science

It’s scary when it comes to Science. It’s every scarier when you are to teach Science to your child especially when he/she is young. How do I do it? Am I teaching the right way? Am I teaching the right thing?   Yep. Those are […]