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
We were invited to a therapy session at Ganbanyoku at Far East Plaza, and it was my first time experience at a rock spa. I’ve not ever tried it, not even in Japan, so it was all new to me! Tried Ganbanyoku hot stone therapy last weekend and loved it! You lie on magma stones… Continue reading Ganbanyoku 岩盤浴 – Japanese Hot Stone Therapy
One of my last posts was about how to get from Singapore to Hokkaido, and I was surprised that so many people were interested in it! Thank you for all the love and interest! I am also so happy that our Kyushu posts have been helpful to many readers, and as we are currently planning… Continue reading Getting flights from Singapore to Kyushu Japan
How is everyone adjusting to being back in school? This is my “break” year, meaning I don’t have anyone in P1 this year, so I can rest easier. Since I have 3 kids 2 years apart each, I get to do P1 every other year. Oh boy, lucky me!! But P1 or not, parenting… Continue reading MetaboliX™ Plus – the new fuel for mums
Thinking of a winter holiday this year end? I have all the tips on how to plan your flights from Singapore to Hokkaido.