Category: Family

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Fun Things To Do In A Long Car Ride With Young Children

‘Balik kampung’ is such a memorable occasion yet sometimes, an extremely long and exasperating trip. If you have young ones travelling along in the car, you’ll know this is doubly arduous. To help you out, we’ve put together some fun…

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Why A Music Education Is Good For Your Kid

A music education can positively affect a child’s development.  From improving verbal skills to personal enrichment, a music and arts education can positively impact a young person’s life. For example, 90% of preschool children showed increased verbal intelligence after just…

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Holiday Shopping & Mall Safety Tips For Parents

The holiday season gives us plenty of time and reason to bring the children and family out for some fun. And whilst malls filled with fun activities and attractions (and storewide sales) make for a good family outing choice, safety…

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Fun Things To Do During The Long School Holidays

School’s out! It’s time for some fun! In case you have not realized, the dawn of a lengthy school holiday is upon us – most students will be on holiday up till June 15, 2014. While that might equate to…

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Are Firstborn Children Really Smarter?

In the debate of whether firstborn children are the smarter and more successful ones of the bunch, science has come forth with an interesting theory.  Take a wild guess at what Oprah Winfrey, Sheryl Sandberg, JK Rowling, Beyoncé, Elton John and Barack Obama have…

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7 Ways To Get Kids To Eat Their Fruits & Veges

Getting children to eat more fruits and vegetables does not have to be a fight. Even though some of us might be picky with our food, we all know that having vegetables and fruits in our meals are essential for our health —…

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What Do Malaysian Mums Want on Mother’s Day?

Surprise surprise, turns out.. they want you to put in some effort! According to a Mother’s Day Shopping Survey conducted by Groupon across eight markets in the Asia Pacific region, it was revealed that the majority of Malaysian Mums would…

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Rant About Parenting At ‘Parenting Confessional’

Remember Secrets Malaysia — the tumblr and twitter account where you can confess your deepest, darkest secrets to the world anonymously? Well, turns out that there’s a parenting version of this ingenious confession platform. Named as Parenting Confessional, the tumblr…