Family traditions carry unique family values and foster strong family connection. When practised consistently over time, they help to create unforgettable memories for the whole family to look back on in the years to come.
From an adorable otter-themed hide-and-seek game and educational virtual workshop to an immersive week-long art festival, you and your family won’t be running out of fun things to do in January 2021.
Teach the little ones where their fruits and veggies come from by letting them grow their own! But before you eagerly start planting, check out our handy guide to improve your chances of a bountiful harvest.
The western tip of Singapore is chock-full of options when it comes to family-friendly spaces and activities. Tip: you’ll need more than one weekend to cover them all.
?The National Library Board's list of book recommendations for children and teens.
Take a break from the hustle and bustle of city life and explore family-friendly activities, scenic/heritage spots and great food options in the quaint neighbourhood of Seletar and Jalan Kayu.
?The Baby Bonus Parenting Resources is a one-stop parenting information portal for parents-to-be, parents with young children aged 0 to 6 years old and caregivers of these children. You can find a wide range of resources, supported by research and experts to help you raise a healthy and resilient child.
Pregnant and worried due to COVID-19? Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist Dr Ann Tan explains some of the risks that pregnant mothers face and shares tips on how mum and baby can stay healthy and safe.
Baby budgeting: From prenatal check-ups to baby supplies to preschool fees – the numbers may feel overwhelming. Find out how you can handle a new baby’s arrival without breaking the bank or having a breakdown!
Does your children’s behaviour often set off a strong emotional response from you? Try these easy anger management tips and you’ll be on your way to becoming a cool, calm and collected parent.
Now that the school holidays are here, it’s time to lose the academic mugging (and shed some pounds). What better way to do it than to challenge the entire family in the sporting arena? Find out what are some friendly low-impact sports exercises for seniors to consider.
Memory lapses and forgetfulness are part and parcel of natural aging. How do we help the seniors in our family cope with it? Here are a few tips on how we can help grandpa and grandma stay sharp.
Making time for your family should be a part of your daily life and a constant commitment. Here are 30 ways to help you find the best way to connect with your family.??
The best way to deal with getting lost is to teach your kids what to do and create a safety plan together.
Our contributor, Daniel Wong, shares tips for parents to communicate better with your tweens and teens to help build your parent-child relationship.
With so much parenting advice out there, our FFL Contributor, Daniel Wong, shares his complied list of 25 scientific ways to bring up confident, well-adjusted children.
Celebrate fathers day with a game everyone in the family can play - Mini-Golf!
?Registering and solemnising your marriage in Singapore is simple if you follow these 5 important steps.
Hari Raya Puasa is a time for celebration for muslims. Enjoy precious family time in the midst of these celebrations
What is emotional intimacy and how to build an emotional connection with your spouse?
As a parent, do you sometimes feel frustrated and helpless when your children do not listen to you? FFL Contributor Daniel Wong shares 20 tips to help parents get that listening ear from their children.
Are your children preparing for their examinations? Try these memory-improving hacks to maximise their revisions!
Teach your child to be responsible with this simple, everyday approach.
There’s a lot to learn from our grandparents. Every moment spent with them is precious!
Are you constantly on your phone instead of with your spouse? Find ways to balance gadget time with family time.
FFL Council Member, Anita Fam shares about the social and demographic trends that are changing the face of the family in Singapore and the need to take action in order to meet and overcome these challenges.
See what you as a parent can do to help your child prepare for the exams, not only in the weeks before the exam, but also on the day itself.
What are some of the basic safety rules that every child should know and follow when strangers approach them?
Once a mombie and now a sleeping beauty; sleep consultant Zoe Chu strives to help babies sleep soundly. Here are her top tips for getting a good night’s rest for the whole family.
While it is perfectly normal for your teen to start hankering after designer labels that cost more than what he or she can afford; when does materialism become a problem? What are some financial tips teens can apply and what lessons can parents impart?
Have your parents or in-laws been saying yes to your children’s every demand? Or giving them too much junk food or screen time? Here’s what to do when the elderly sitters appear to overindulge the little ones.
?A commentary by Tan Chin Hock on why he chose to live close to his siblings. While there are definitely challenges to navigate, he noted the many upsides that the close proximity brings.
Getting your children to cooperate may seem like an uphill battle. But in choosing to remain calm, offering controlled choices and not making empty threats, a power struggle can be avoided altogether.
Celebrity marriages aren’t known to last, but when they do withstand the pressures of fame, scheduling conflicts and ego, you know the couples are on to something. Here are some of the best tips from notable stars.
Hollywood celebrity Chrissy Teigen’s public sharing about her pregnancy loss brought to light the severe trauma experienced by grieving mums. How do you recover after losing a baby? How do you explain the loss to your children? And how do you grow stronger as a family from here?
?If you’re looking to forge closer relationships while staying healthy and happy as a family in the coming year, these attainable 10 New Year resolutions will come in handy.
?Parenting is a sweet challenge but when you have a party of five kids living under one roof, things can get very chaotic. We take a sneak peek into the life of mom and influencer, Diah Mastura, as she shares tips on parenting a big family while juggling a career.