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8 Nature Walking Trails in Singapore to go Exploring with Your Little Ones

Nestled amidst the numerous attractions, malls and museums in Singapore are a horde of parks and reservoirs, providing a refuge away from the hustling bustling city life. Take a break from your daily life to visit these pockets of nature and indulge in the tranquil ambiance, scenic view, and colorful flora! 1. Bukit Timah Nature Reserve Source: The Straits Time One of the first forest reserves to be created, the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve is home to a high percentage of Singapore’s native flora and fauna. In other words, you’ll come across a variety of birds, frogs, monkeys, and vegetation. It is also where the highest hill in Singapore (163 m) is located at. Although, do note that some of...

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7 Things to Keep Your Kids Occupied with Over the CNY Long Weekend

Whether you’re celebrating Chinese New Year or not, this long weekend provides a great opportunity to spend quality time bonding with your little ones. Don’t worry if you’ve come up empty thinking about what to do, we’ve got some ideas that can help you! Here are 7 things you can do with your little ones over the long weekend! 1. Catch a Movie Doctor Dolittle [Source: Universal Pictures] If like us, you feel there is so many movies but so little time to actually get around to watching them, then now is a great time to catch one! And instead of staying at home, you can make a date out of it and drop by a movie theatre, where you...

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Chinese New Year | What to Say When Preparing Yu Sheng And Other Customs!

With Chinese New Year just around the corner, now might be a good time to introduce your little ones and involve them in the yearly customs and traditions of the festival.  Let's start with a very Singaporean tradition, Lo Hei, or tossing the Yu Sheng / 鱼生, followed by 4 customs for the Chinese New Year!  Lo Hei (Yu Sheng / 鱼生)  Embed from Getty Images Every year, when family and friends gather for Chinese New Year, this is a dish not to be missed as it symbolises good luck, good health and good weath! When preparing this dish, you are suppose to say certain auspicious phrases to guarantee a blessed year ahead. Let us help you with a step-by-step...

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A List of Chinese New Year Promotions Because Good Fortune Awaits

Chinese New Year falls on a Saturday and Sunday, the 25th and 26th of January 2020, and that means an extra day of weekend on the following Monday or if you have a school-going kid, that's 2 extra day of long weekend till the 28th of January!  Here's a list of CNY promotions so that you can fill up the free days, and not burn a hole in your pocket (especially after giving out all the Hong Baos).  Also Read: Public Holidays, School Holidays and Long Weekends in 2020 KidZania Singapore - Prosperity Bundle Photo Credit: KidZania Singapore Promotion Period: 3 Jan - 9 Feb 2020 Spend the long CNY weekend at KidZania Singapore with the Prosperity Bundle of 1 Adult...

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Parents Eat For Free at Swensen's till Feb 29 | Bring Your Parents Out

Location: Swensen's Outlet excluding Earle Swensen'sDate: Now till 29 Feb 2020Admission: FREE for Parents It take a village to raise a child, and it might be a good chance to reward your village at Swensen's this year as Swensen's launches a new promotion to encourage extended family times!  1 Free Main Dish with 2 Ordered Enjoy 1 complimentary a la carte main dish with every 2 a la carte main dishes purchased. Limited to 2 complimentary main dishes per bill / table. Also, a minimum of 5 diners is required per bill to enjoy the promotion *Note that the promotion is not available on eve of public holidays, public holidays and special occasions  Simply quote “Swensen’s Special Moments” upon ordering, and tag Swensen's on Facebook...

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