Parents, Have You Claimed Your Tax Reliefs and Benefits?

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Raising children in Singapore is predicted to cost between $200,000 to $1 million for each child until they are adults. Fortunately, there are parenthood benefits such as tax reliefs and rebates that we can claim to ease the expenses for citizens. This is also in addition to the Child Development Account (CDA) and the Baby […]

6 Ways to Use Your Child’s Ang Bao Money & How to Maximise it!

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Chinese New Year is exciting for children because of the new clothes, goodies and being able to receive money (Ang Baos). With the collected red packets or e-Ang Baos, there’s an extra sum to “play with”. Wondering what to do with your child’s Ang Bao money? Read on for some practical ideas! Here are some […]

11 Government Grants, Parental Benefits and Tax Reliefs All Parents in Singapore Must Know! 

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Family Benefits for Parents in Singapore: MediSave Maternity Package MediSave Grant for Newborn MediShield Life Coverage CPF Education Loan Scheme MOE Tuition Fee Loan Maternity Leave Eligibility and Entitlement Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Relief Grandparent Caregiver Relief Parenthood Tax Rebate Qualifying Child Relief/Handicapped Child Relief Working Mother’s Child Relief With new births in Singapore, the […]

Tried-and-tested Ways to Prepare Kids for a New Baby

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Welcoming a new baby sparks excitement and nervousness for us as parents. With an older child, we made sure to find ways to prepare him for his sibling to minimise any sibling rivalry even with a cute bump. Afterall, it is a life-changing milestone for them and parents, it makes a difference if we can […]

Our Maternity Photoshoot Experience & Tips to Make it A Success

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I’m glad we managed to capture these beautiful family shots during our maternity photoshoot! I had a great experience with the professional team who made us feel very comfortable during our session. So glad we have these photos to look back on in the years to come and to share stories with our sons when […]

8 Ways to Boost Kids Immunity During COVID-19

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Pandemic or endemic, this COVID-19 virus will be lurking around for some time. Children’s immune systems are still developing so we try to help strengthen their body’s natural defence to protect them. Here are some ways we can power up our children’s immunity to fight against the virus: 1: Eat immunity-boosting foods Load up on […]

Where to Buy Affordably Stylish Maternity & Nursing Clothes in Singapore

From work wear to casual weekend outfits, mums are spoilt for choice with affordable and stylish clothings for pregnancy and beyond. Image credit: Mother en Vogue, Love, Bonito, Dear Collective.

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These days, pregnant mamas and breastfeeding mums have a plethora of wardrobe options unlike before! From stylish maternity tops and dresses to affordable yet discrete nursing wear, mums in Singapore can step out and glow, while being a financially-smart woman! Did you know many of these are local brands and are owned by fellow mums […]

9 Easy Ways to Increase Breastmilk Supply

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Breastmilk is the best source of diet for infants. It is au natural and smart as the composition of breastmilk adjusts according to baby’s nutritional needs for his development. If baby is unwell, breastmilk magically receives the message from baby’s saliva, and the antibodies adjust to help nurse baby back to health. As a second-time […]

6 Fun Ways to Teach Preschoolers About Money

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As a mum, I know there are so many things that I would like to impart to my children. With my son in school, I tend to leave academic teachings to his teachers because I believe that he is in good hands of experts. But I know that there are some knowledge such as financial […]

Pregnant Mum’s Tried-and-tested Ways to Relieve Morning Sickness

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Pregnancy marks a new chapter for the family. Along this journey, some pregnant mums might experience morning sickness, and this is common and normal. While most of us experience it during the first trimester, some women have it throughout pregnancy and at different times of the day too. What are some tried-and-tested ways to relieve […]