Author Archives: Irish Yeo

17 Habits of Very Happy Moms

How do those upbeat moms we all envy keep the joy and love flowing? In honor of Mother’s Day, we sent our intrepid reporter to uncover their secrets. By Marion Winik from Parents Magazine 1. Ask for help Happy mothers are not afraid to ask for help from family and friends. While morose, martyred moms miss …

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Singapore’s Best Swimming Pools with Water Play Features for Kids

Before the 2012 launch of Adventure Cove Waterpark at Resorts World Sentosa and Port of Lost Wonder at Palawan Beach, Wild Wild Wet at Downtown East was already making waves in Singapore. With the upcoming launch of LEGOLAND Water Park on 21 October 2013, water theme parks are set to make an even bigger splash. However, …

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Guide to Kids’ Outdoor Sports in Singapore

Kids (literally) bouncing off the walls? Want to get them signed up for some serious sporting to burn off all that energy? Then look no further mama, we’ve uncovered some of the best outdoor children’s sports in Singapore. From tennis and soccer to basketball and even a rather civilised spot of sailing, tie up those …

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[Giveaway] Classic Toys, Updated

(Note: Giveaway details are at the end of the post.) Check it out — your favorite retro toy has been revamped for today’s modern tots. By Jessica Hartshorn from American Baby The Strong National Museum of Play, in Rochester, New York, inducts the original versions of classic toys into its National Hall of Fame. We …

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Farms In Singapore

Living in the 21st century with so much technology accessible to our children, it is easy for them to develop sedentary lifestyle. Nothing beats going out on an excursion trip with your children to the different farms in Singapore where your children can enjoy nature first hand! Don’t be surprise, despite being a small city, …

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New Kids (Indoor Playgrounds) On The Block

Two more new indoor playgrounds have just sprung up in our little Singapore town. Over in Katong, Ho2T (say “Hot”) Playland is a cosy, colourful, fully-padded affair within the newly-refurbished shopping mall Katong V. Hop over to the newly renovated Suntec City near Tower 3, and you’ll find the fourth Polliwogs in Singapore. Little Day …

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Sneaky but simple ways to get your kids to eat fruit and veg

Written by Yvonne Eve Walus Mealtime is battle time in many households with parents striving to give their kids nutritious food and their little carnivore/carbivore/treativore flatly refusing anything that vaguely resembles ‘healthy’ – no matter how hungry she is. While conventional wisdom dictates ignoring mealtime tantrums and serving the rejected food as usual, there are …

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21 Beautiful Children’s Rooms

Designing a child’s bedroom can be very challenging considering the fast pace in which kids are growing up these days. It’s hard enough keeping up with endless influx of technological gadgets before finding ways to store all of these “next best things”. But alas, there are fun innovative storage solutions disguised by splashes of color …

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