Category Archive: Adventures of Lil V

Practical Parenting: The No-frills Stroller for Newborns and Toddlers

We have a confession to make: since Vera came along, we’ve pretty much given up hope on strollers. As excited first-time parents then, the very first big ticket item we bought was… a… Continue reading

Fully Certified Organic Skin Care for Children – the Cherub Rubs Experience

As parents, natural, wholesome ingredients are on our lists for our family. Yup, you probably already know that from these easy and healthy recipes in our library! Eating well is important, but what we use on the… Continue reading

10 Things Not to Ask or Say to My Elder Child During Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year spells exciting times for me as a child. Of course, the Ang Baos were fun to have, and the house-hopping meant Chinese New Year goodies galore. Now that I’m older, it’s also… Continue reading

Sun Protection for Our Child’s Sensitive Skin

If you’ve a child with sensitive skin and eczema, heading to the outdoors can be a dread. Vera’s first bout of eczema started when she was 3 months old, and it was quite… Continue reading

Parent’s Guide: Sun Safety for Kids

Living in sunny Singapore offers plenty of Vitamin D and clear blue skies during the day. However, with young children, we sometimes tend to prefer staying indoors because of the sweltering heat in… Continue reading

Progressing to Pilot Class at Sparkanauts

Sponsored Article We’ve been blessed to attend classes at Sparkanauts for some time, and the joy it brings to Vera speaks for itself. Even if she may “stone” or prefer to stay close… Continue reading

A Little Motivation Goes a Long Way…

Watching our two young bubs learn and grow is very much like unveiling a surprise gift; one that we do not know what we will discover, but nevertheless amaze us. Now that little… Continue reading

Shopping at the New Agapebabies – Delighting Parents 24/7

Advertorial Online shopping is a quick and convenient way for busy parents to browse and make purchases on-the-go. We’ve shopped at Agapebabies and watched them grow over the years – from The Sunshine… Continue reading

11 Tips for Outdoor Play with Your Children

Our all-year Summer weather in Singapore seems to put many parents off from taking their children outdoors. Sadly, the annual haze attacks and recent Zika episodes are keeping more families at home too.… Continue reading

An Open Letter to My Firstborn: My Heart Breaks When You’re Sick

This is an open letter to you my baby Vera. I’m telling you why staying at home with mummy is not always for the best reasons… Dear Vera, It’s been yet another two… Continue reading