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  1. Toddler & Child
    Rainy (or snowy) or snowy weather means that we have to find our fun indoors. No worries, we've found several activities for kids that will make rainy days full of memories. My son and I love rainy afternoons! We like to snuggle up and play games or read together, and we especially love to do...
  2. Family Life
    If you think that we attended the NYC Toy Fair for the kids alone, think again! The NYC Toy Fair features some fun toys for grown-ups who are still kids at heart. Let's face it: This thing called life can be pretty serious sometimes. From paying bills to establishing a career to navigating...
  3. Toddler & Child
    If you grew up experiencing white winters, then you know the excitement and anticipation that comes alongside the announcement of a SNOW DAY. Here are some fun things to do with the kids when you're home on a snow day. As a teacher, I was almost as bad as my kids! We did snow dances and talked...
  4. Toddler & Child
    Halloween is almost here, and there are lots of fun crafts to be made that use recycled materials! No need to buy all those things lining the aisles; here's Halloween fun for the whole family, and for Mama Nature. Halloween is so much fun in our house, but a big part of it is the craft-making...
  5. Family Life
    Want to discover your inner pirate? Why not begin geocaching with your family? While the treasure you'll find won't be gold, it'll be just as valuable. No matter where you live, there are geocaching sites out there for everyone. What is Geocaching? Geocaching is an outdoor activity where...
  6. Family Life
    Practicing mindfulness can help both children and adults with emotional self-regulation and cognitive focus. There are many different, yet simple ways to practice mindfulness individually and with your family. One of the ways I enjoy sharing the practice of mindfulness with my children is by...
  7. The Childhood Years
    Hey All, I'm realising more and more that our family are spending less and less time together especially with the allure of the Ipad, laptops and mobile phones. I have one daughter and 2 sons (one which we adopted) ages 7, 9 and 12. I would really welcome some help from the community on how...
  8. Family Life
    In our home, we celebrate a Valentine's Day birthday. One of our favorite party themes over the years has become The Spa Party - a treat for everyone involved! You will be surprised at how easy it is to make a spa experience at home. Facials, soaks, scrubs and treats are fun to make, and many...
  9. Family Life
    It's February 1st, which means Valentine's Day is fast approaching. Valentine's Day is an extra special day in my world, not only because I am an early childhood educator and mother of four, but also because it is the day I became a mother! I love celebrating this day on many different levels...
  10. The Childhood Years
    Seeing my son's smile when he saw his face in video.>:D What made you smile today?
  11. Parenting the Gifted Child
    SAFRA Toa Payoh is holding SAFRA Lil’ Stars, a talent time contest for children and their families! At its third year running, this exciting event returns on a bigger scale at SAFRA Toa Payoh with the Heats on Saturday, 6 June 2015 and the Finals on Saturday, 13 June 2015. Children from the...
  12. Family Life
    My teenage son listens to Eminem. And, recently I let him go to an Eminem concert. My son loves music: rap music, to be specific. I don't know where this came from, given that my husband and I are more new age/folk music types. When I first discovered my son was listening to Eminem and his...
  13. Family Life
    This object inspires imagination. A cheap, remarkably entertaining activity for kids is a BYOB event. By that I mean Bring. Your. Own. Box. We know there are significant downsides to too many toys and too many structured activities for kids. That's why a BYOB event is refreshingly different...
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