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January 2013

Parenting

Motivate your Child to Succeed

Dr Petunia Lee, author of Internal Drive Theory(R): Motivate Your Child to WANT to Study, shares her views on what it takes to motivate your child to succeed. All their lives, I have told my children, “We are not a…

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Parenting

Editor’s Picks: January 2013

A selection of good things in stores and out there for mums, kids, and all who are young at heart! SMALL BUT PERFECTLY FORMED I may be wrong, but In Good Company (helmed by ex-Alldressedup design-meisters Sven Tan and Kane…

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Preschooler & Up

My Child, A Social Being

Does your child clam up when you introduce her to someone whom she has not met before? Does your child hide behind you when your neighbour, the friendly auntie who always has a smile for everyone, says hello? “Sometimes I…

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Preschooler & Up

Craft for Kids: CNY Lantern

‘Twas was the night before the Lunar New Year and not a child was sleeping. Instead seated around the flickering glow of their own homemade Chinese New Year lantern, they feasted upon traditional goodies and listened as the elders wove…

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Preschooler & Up

Craft for Kids: Snakes Alive!

Ssssssssssssssss! The lunar new year in 2013 welcomes the water snake so this month, we’re all a-slitherin’ and a-slidin’ with these silent, scaly predators. This also marks the debut of our SingaporeMotherhood.com craft section, where we introduce hands-on projects that…

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Pregnancy

Pregnant? Look Fab, not Fat.

Pregnant? Can’t find anything to wear for the Lunar New Year? Fret not. Deborah Ng, director of Maternity Exchange, shows us how to celebrate the bump – fashionably – this festive season. Just because you’re pregnant doesn’t mean you have…

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