Learning with 2 kids and a mommy

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How to teach your child Chinese at home

How to teach your child Chinese at home

What? Teach Chinese at home? Myself? No way! Yeap, that’s what I got from most parents when we talked about teaching Chinese to their own child. They will shudder at the thought of it and their eyes will roll all the way back while shaking […]

Science experiment : Vinegar Launcher

Science experiment : Vinegar Launcher

Smarties borrowed a book from the library that lists out loads of interesting Science experiments that we can do from home. So here we are, trying out the vinegar launcher experiment on their own. Smarties followed the instructions in the book and gathered all the […]

Playground safety for kids without overparenting

Playground safety for kids without overparenting

Play is essential for a child’s development regardless of social, cognitive, creative, language or physical development, it helps to stimulate their growth, imagination and learning ability. It is critical to encourage your child to move. Unfortunately, with nowadays advancement in technology and the over worrying of […]

Holiday playdate at the National Gallery Singapore

Holiday playdate at the National Gallery Singapore

Everyone was raving about National Gallery Singapore and how could we missed that especially now is the month long June school holiday? Yes, we joined the crowd and headed over to National Gallery Singapore with our friends and we couldn’t help containing our excitement. Not because […]

Home Learning Trip Part 1: Learning more about turtles and nature (with home learning and travel tips)

Home Learning Trip Part 1: Learning more about turtles and nature (with home learning and travel tips)

I’ve been wanting to have a chance to watch at least once how turtle lay eggs in front of my eyes since young. Yeah, strange as it may sound but I am very intrigued by this very natural process of how the mummy turtle came […]

Colour Sticks Boomerang (Exploding Boomerang)

Colour Sticks Boomerang (Exploding Boomerang)

As a mum, I always buy things that look like I can do something with it but without knowing what to do with it in advance. The other day, I saw a pack of colourful jumbo size ice-cream sticks, I just bought it and left […]

Our first Halloween Trick Or Treat @ Woodlands Woodgrove

Our first Halloween Trick Or Treat @ Woodlands Woodgrove

Smarties have been going to those commercial Halloween parties for the past few years. To smarties, it is just a dress-up party and having fun collecting sweet treats. Now that they are older and able to understand better, we got to learn more about what […]

Mini hike near Bukit Timah Hill

Mini hike near Bukit Timah Hill

Actually, we wanted to go for hiking at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. Instead, we discovered many people walking up a not-so-obvious slope taking pictures. Our curiosity kicked in and we followed suit and headed up as well. Mei mei wanted to try walking up the […]

Most entertaining and messy ice-cream craft ever!

Most entertaining and messy ice-cream craft ever!

Since gor gor started his primary journey, his time is always spent around homework, English spelling, Chinese 听写 and preparation for the many many mini tests. No matter what, I would still try my best to squeeze in some mini art and craft time for […]

Let’s tinker and create @ The Big Draw

Let’s tinker and create @ The Big Draw

Does your child love to create? Does he/she love to explore? Look no further and check out Playeum, the Children’s Centre for Creativity. Playeum is an independent registered charity that support and encourage children’s learning through play & creativity.  Last Sunday, we went for their event known […]