Category: Kid products and services

Nanyang Optical’s Project Junior – high quality lenses for kids with myopia

We made a pair of spectacles for K at Nanyang Optical recently. They have a Project Junior program, specially tailored for children. We were welcomed by Anthony, who was both friendly and knowledgeable. He took K through the steps of assessing her eyesight patiently and professionally. Here he is, sussing out K’s degree, to see whether it has increased since… Read more →

Aureus Academy – steady progress and upcoming Winter Camp!

It has been almost three months, so how have B’s lessons been progressing? Well, for a start, she looks forward to walking through these doors to Teacher Ann’s class every week!   Apart from the My First Piano book, B has learning about 5 tunes from these simple scores. With bright colours and large letters, she’s able to learn quickly… Read more →

Rabbit in the Hole – luxe comfort from European brands sent straight to your doorstep

Rabbit in the Hole is a Singapore-based online clothing store founded by three Singapore-based ladies and mums. Why Rabbit in the Hole? Well, the ladies were inspired by little rabbits who often dig holes and hide inside them for comfort and shelter, since their dream was to curate clothes that make children feel safe and free. As such, the site… Read more →

is:Shoe Singapore – for all your shoecare needs

We received a huge box one day, and guess what it contained? All this! It was a shoe care package from is:Shoe Singapore and we’ll be explaining what each item does!   is:Shoe Repulse Hydrophobic Spray Firstly, to introduce their star product, the is:Shoe Repulse! It sprays on a waterproof coating to prevent all liquid from penetrating. This is useful… Read more →

Kaboodle at Katong Square!

The kids were sooooooooo excited to visit Kaboodle at its new premises! They just opened in end-April 2017 at Katong Square with much more space and interesting new activities (more on that later). Can’t believe that it’s been almost two years, since we first discovered Kaboodle and reviewed it. The girls have been back there with friends and family a… Read more →

Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa (Part 1) – impeccable service, sprawling grounds, beautiful pools

We had a short staycation at Rasa Sentosa recently and it was such a good break from city life! We had heard so much about how kid-friendly it was, and our experience attests to it. One of the first hotels in Sentosa, Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa was established in 1993. It underwent an extensive 10-month makeover in 2010,… Read more →

EA Detailer – Detailed, professional, trustworthy

We received an invite from EA Detailer for a thorough, state-of-the-art interior and exterior detailing of our car. And the invite was very timely, given the dismal state that our car is in.   Current state of our car Singaporean car-owners tend to be very car proud, and given how much it costs just to purchase a Certificate of Entitlement (COE),… Read more →

Dreaming up a Whimsical Island at Artify Studio

K was super excited to attend Artify’s June Holiday Class entitled “Whimsical Island“, after we had such a fun time there at the Father’s Day special class (more on that later). We had received an invitation to review their holiday camp in March but had to miss it since we were travelling, so K was so pleased to be able to… Read more →

BOUNCE Singapore – Cineleisure Orchard

Welcome to the newest and snazziest trampoline park in town!  We attended the media preview launch of Bounce Singapore, which occupies the entire 9th storey at Cineleisure Orchard. The girls were well excited, and BOUNCE did not disappoint! Did you know that according to NASA (yes, the space agency), 10 minutes bouncing on a trampoline is a better cardiovascular workout than… Read more →