Category Archive: Adventures of Lil V

Supporting Our Preschooler’s Reading and Language Exposure

Just after Vera turned four, we noticed that she was enthusiastically trying to read books and words around her. At school, the preschool curriculum includes an introduction to Phonics, and she was starting… Continue reading

Beyond Breastfeeding: Milk for a Toddler’s Diet

Despite the benefits of breastfeeding, there will come a time when weaning or offering other types of milk to our toddler happens. When our kids turned one year old, we celebrated their milestones… Continue reading

Healthy Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

Do you or your kids love cookies, but you’re worried about the unnecessary “extra ingredients” in them? Well, making your own healthy yet delicious cookies is actually pretty simple! We love food and enjoy… Continue reading

[REVIEW] Right Brain Activities & Games for Kids + PROMO CODE

Right brain training may sound like a bombastic word, but the truth is, its roots traces back to how our brains function and their specialised skills. Some interesting brain facts to put things… Continue reading

My Confinement Nannies Said These About Infant Formula and Breastmilk!

Post-pregnancy, the confinement period seems like a month of new beginnings and uncertainties. Besides growing into my role as a new mother, and learning to care for my newborns, we picked up new… Continue reading

Breastmilk vs. Infant Formula: Is it About the Money?

Raising children in Singapore seems to be a costly investment. With the rising prices of infant formula, parents are hunting for better deals to save where possible. After all, we learned in university… Continue reading

To the Mum who is Struggling to Decide Between Breastfeeding and Offering Formula Milk

Since becoming a mother, breastfeeding has been a huge part of my journey. This part of my life will always be one that I hold close to my heart, for the bittersweet memories… Continue reading

Kids-approved Healthy Burger Recipe

Burgers sound like a greasy mess of food with low nutrition, but they don’t have to be deemed an unhealthy treat if we can tweak the way it’s typically made. With some simple… Continue reading

My Little Genius Open House

With two active toddlers in the family, coming up with activities to keep both entertained and interested at the same time can sometimes be pretty challenging. View this post on Instagram PSEUDO HOMESCHOOLING… Continue reading

Raising a Family: The Balancing Act of Child Care

Raising a family takes more than just love, time, effort and the monetary bits. As a mother, the dream to strike a balance lingers. Just how do we achieve work-life balance, cater time… Continue reading