kids activities

Preparing for a Winter Holiday with Kids

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

health

The Outcall Spa’s Prenatal Massage – bringing pregnancy relief to your home!

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!

travel

Skiing in Hokkaido (with kids): Tomamu Part 1

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

parenting · travel

Parenting Padawans – Star Wars Identities and Yoda’s advice

  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