How Much Support Do You Give Your Spouse?

If there's one thing that we often overlook in our relationship, it would be the support we give to our spouse. Your mind might already be running, "Are you kidding me, Lili? I support my husband in every single way!" See, that's the thing. Most of us feel that we are already doing enough to [...]

Toa Payoh: Dinosaurs Hidden in Plain Sight

My husband had a social function to attend this afternoon at Kim Keat Link. The kiddos and I decided to tag along since we didn't have much to do at home. Besides, tomorrow is the first day of March Holiday, so we're free! There's still plenty of days to catch up on homework. When we [...]

3 Steps to Prioritising Your Spouse Above Your Schedule … And Your Kids

When most of us entered our marriage, we couldn't wait to spend the rest of our lives with our partner. At least that was the dream. But as life went on, our spouse began taking the backseat in our lives. Work had to come first. Then kids. At the end of the day we barely have the energy to connect with our spouse. 

Helping Your Child With Their Homework Might Do More Harm

Do you help your children with their homework? Well today I'll surprise you by sharing with you that Researchers from the University of Eastern Finland found out that not all types of homework assistance lead to equally positive outcomes. Wait what? Are they saying that a parent that helps their child with homework might unknowingly [...]

When Should Kids Get Their First Phone?

"But mummy, some of my classmates already have their own phone" *cue whiny sound by my 2nd-grader*  He's made friends with children from the neighbourhood, some of whom are 4th and 5th graders. They play games like Roblox and Rules of Survival. These are games which I personally feel are not meant for 1st and [...]