Month: August 2012

Preparing For P1: Preparatory Classes

Preschooler & Up • One Comment

Five months before Primary 1 starts is an ideal time to start actual preparing your child for the next stage in education, educators say....

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Directory: Singapore’s Free Shopping Mall Playgrounds

Family Fun

Aside from regular neighbourhood playgrounds, our little ones can have much fun for free at these play areas in our major shopping malls....

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Where’s Heaven?: Explaining Death to Children

Preschooler & Up • One Comment

Death is perhaps one of the most difficult things to explain to young children, even more so when you are dealing with your own grief. But...

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Safety First: How To Baby-Proof Your Home

Parenting

In the midst of the joy of anticipating baby’s arrival, we often forget something crucial – or figure that it can be dealt with later...

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Newborn Tests That Your Baby Will Go Through

Baby & Toddler • One Comment

Immediately after he is born, your baby will undergo several tests and examinations. But you may be engrossed in meeting your baby for the...

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P1 Registration: The Final Ballot

Parenting

By now, Phase 2B is already old news. The letter from our dream school, ticked at the “your-child-has-been-unsuccessful” box,...

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Combining Breast & Bottle

Baby & Toddler

Although many Singaporean mothers begin breastfeeding at birth, exclusive breastfeeding rates generally decrease as newborns get older....

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Push, Mama, Push! Positioning for Labour & Birth

Pregnancy • One Comment

Think of labour and what comes to mind is, more often than not, the image of a woman on her back, hands over her belly, legs splayed....

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