As a father, my goal is to give my two children roots to grow and wings to fly. Denis Waitley — in his poem Roots and Wings — beautifully expressed the need and desire of our children to be given roots and wings by parents.... continue reading.
The programme was revamped last year and features interactive activities and meaningful conversations that will shape your daughter’s self-worth, confidence and perception for future relationships. So take your daughter on this unforgettable date and celebrate her as she grows to become a young woman.... continue reading.
This modern reboot of a Beatrix Potter’s beloved bunnies includes the requisite 21st-century elements: some attitude, some toilet humor, some mildly inappropriate jokes tossed in for parents—gags that’ll likely sail right over the heads of the youngest viewers.... continue reading.
If you need parenting advice, get it from someone who has been there, done that. Repeatedly. Like Dr. Kevin Leman, who has five kids.... continue reading.
Work-Life harmony has been on the national agenda for more than a decade. Since 2008, Work-life awards have been given to recognize exemplary employers. In 2013 the Ministry of Manpower introduced the WorkPro grant, incentivising employers to implement flexible working arrangements for their staff; it... continue reading.
The first day of school can be both exciting and daunting for children. A child may be filled with anticipation at the thought of starting the new school year and making new friends, but yet, also be worried about the unknown – “Who will my... continue reading.
Every parent wants their child to grow up to be a contented and successful individual who leads a meaningful life. While most of us parents readily acknowledge that helping the child to cultivate a sense of independence is vital to achieve this goal, the reality... continue reading.
A long time ago, Luke Skywalker was once the galaxy’s bright, new hope. He was young then—full of energy and optimism that served him well. He became that Jedi and, in the process, a galactic saviour. But no victory is final. Not in this temporal... continue reading.
Learning the value that less is indeed more By Sue-Ann Lee School dismissal at 1:30pm, supplementary lessons at 2pm, home by 4:30pm, piano at 5pm, homework at 6:30pm, dinner at 7:30pm, Math tuition at 8pm, bed at 10pm. Phew! That’s the daily schedule of a... continue reading.
Rating: 4/5 Donkeys don’t dream. Well, not in an aspirational, “follow your dreams” way, at any rate. But Boaz is no normal donkey. Marching in a circle grinding grain is not Bo’s vision of destiny fulfilled. No, Bo and his friend, Dave the dove, harbour... continue reading.