It's Tuesday and I'm thankful for the relaxing free & easy holiday enjoying the sights & sounds in Taiwan, where we intentionally slowed down our pace, threw our agendas to the wind and simply enjoyed each other's company as a family.As parents, we always lament that our children are growing up way too fast and we wish we can slow the clock so they'll stay forever cute and innocent...but it was only when we chanced upon this video (stored in our old PC hard disk) few days ago that it … [Read more...]
Archives for June 2012
The Fascinating Underwater [email protected]!
During the June school vacation, we were extended a very exclusive preview of the most recent addition to the shark family at Underwater World Singapore — the Zebra Horn Sharks. When we told the kids about this invite, they couldn't contain their excitement and joy!I did a little research and discovered that what makes the Zebra Horn Sharks distinct from the rest of the other horn sharks is the Zebra-like vertical stripes across their body, as their name suggests. Although they do not … [Read more...]
A Farmer for a Day!
We went on the inaugural homelearning excursion to an Eco Farm last weekend. Here are Top 5 Things we like about this outing:1. The Rustic SurroundingsThe farm is located in a secluded part of Singapore, in far flung Neo Tiew Road. Even before we stepped into the farm, Daddy spotted these birds' nests hanging from the trees towering above us. We later learnt from a fellow Mommy that these are Baya Weavers' nests. What a gorgeous sight to behold! Can you spot the yellow … [Read more...]
It’s fun to be Just Like Dad!
Source: The Paper CoterieI'm sure you'll agree that Mothers' Day receive much greater hype than Fathers' Day but that does not mean we honour the Daddies in our lives no less. This year, Fathers' Day falls on 17th June (Sunday), barely 10 days away. Why not round up the family to strike a fun pose with these free printable props from The Paper Coterie? Kids can use them to have fun, be creative, and wish Dad a Happy Father’s Day in photos! Choose your favorite … [Read more...]