Because of the sheer amount of winter clothing required for a family of 5, and how bulky the clothes are, I’m almost ready to declare that there will absolutely be NO MORE winter holidays for the next few years!! In the meantime, I have been getting some questions about winter clothing and I’ve seen people… Continue reading Preparing for a Winter Holiday with Kids
We tested the Ambi Climate 2, which uses AI to control your air con, making sure it’s the right temperature for you and (in my case) your minions.
I am an avid fan of massages and have been going for foot massages and body massages for years. In fact I credit a tuina lady for helping me more than a physio did for a chronic muscle pull in my back which I developed thanks to years of child bearing, rearing, and carrying. So… Continue reading The Outcall Spa’s Prenatal Massage – bringing pregnancy relief to your home!
Where to stay: Hoshino Tomamu Risonare, Tower 1 or Tower 2? Hoshino Tomamu is made up of two sections – The Towers 1 and 2, and Risonare North and South Towers. Now that we have stayed in Risonare and both Tower 1 and Tower 2, for my family, we would choose Risonare. The rooms Risonare… Continue reading All About Hoshino Tomamu Part 2
I previously written a post on How to get to Hokkaido from Singapore, and I haven’t followed up until now because we did not one but two ski trips to Tomamu within the three months of the December and March holidays! Here are some of my tips based on these two experiences. Why Tomamu? On… Continue reading Skiing in Hokkaido (with kids): Tomamu Part 1
A long long time ago (ok 2016), in a city far far away (ok well we do have direct flights to Munich), we went to an exhibition entitled Star Wars Identities. We didn’t know much about it at all, except that it was about Star Wars, and it would be raining the whole day… Continue reading Parenting Padawans – Star Wars Identities and Yoda’s advice
Exams in primary schools are well underway now, and soon many of us will be having our Parent-Teacher Meetings. As an experienced mum, I have come to realise over the years how important it is for parents to be supportive of their children’s education. While it seemed very natural to me, especially since I have… Continue reading Strengthening Parent-Teacher Partnerships