Be a Star at Kidzania!

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION! KidZania Kuala Lumpur’s Be A Star Variable Programme is back for an even glitzier second season! Here’s your chance to be a Zuperstar! Calling all budding performers! KidZania Kuala Lumpur’s Be A Star variable school-holiday programme is back by popular demand, following the stellar reception from the programme’s debut last year. ThisContinue reading “Be a Star at Kidzania!”

Educational Gift Ideas for Christmas

Christmas is around the corner again, so I’ve been doing some online window shopping for educational Christmas gift ideas. Of course, they also have to be cool gifts – as in, the kind of gifts I would love to receive myself. Here’s what I found… The Coding Educational Gift List Okay, I obsess a littleContinue reading “Educational Gift Ideas for Christmas”

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Artists of All Ages

When it comes to gift-giving, experiential gifts tend to do better than physical gifts: People who receive experiential gifts, such as concert tickets or a zoo membership, feel more connected to the gift giver than people who received material items, according to researchers from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Experiential gifts are particularlyContinue reading “The Ultimate Gift Guide for Artists of All Ages”

Perfect Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Christmas!

Do you remember Magformers – creative fun for STEAM education? If you’re stuck for a last minute Christmas gift idea, check this out… Introduce your little engineer into the world of robots with the Magformers Walking Robot kit! This robot kit comes with a guide book that has directions to create eight different robot designs. OrContinue reading “Perfect Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Christmas!”

Have Yourself a Merry JoyTunes Christmas

Do you remember Piano Maestro from JoyTunes? This Christmas, JoyTunes have added 50 free holiday songs to play, including classics like: Jingle Bell Rock All I Want for Christmas is You Silent Night Frosty the Snowman Santa Claus is Coming to Town We Wish You a Merry Christmas …and more! If you already have theContinue reading “Have Yourself a Merry JoyTunes Christmas”

9 Unique Gift Ideas for Children

Looking for something a little different this Christmas? Check out these 9 unique gift ideas for the kids… Double your Educents rewards on 12/7! Get 5% off your entire purchase and earn 10% back in rewards. Use code REWARDS at checkout. 1. Language Lessons Is your child interested in traveling? Does your child love learningContinue reading “9 Unique Gift Ideas for Children”

Educational Goodies to Fill Your Christmas Stockings

Christmas is just around the corner and the boys are already in their festive mood so we thought these 14 Educational Stocking Stuffer Ideas from Educents would be a great way to kick-off our prelude to Christmas… Personalized Letter from Santa Want Santa to send your child a letter this Christmas? Check this out from Educents: Get a personalizedContinue reading “Educational Goodies to Fill Your Christmas Stockings”

DIY Fireplace for Christmas

Ever since I was a child, I’ve always had this image in my mind when I think of Christmas decorations in a house – a Christmas tree with twinkling lights beside a roaring fireplace with Christmas stockings hanging from the mantelpiece. Don’t ask me why… Blame all those American Christmas shows I watched growing up!Continue reading “DIY Fireplace for Christmas”

Making Music: The 12 Days of Christmas – Angry Birds Style

Making Music Dramatically Improves Young Children’s Behaviour. In fact, children become 30 times more helpful after making music compared with listening to a story… So over the Christmas holidays, I tried getting the boys to sing in the car instead of their usual storybooks in the car. Since it was Christmas, we started off with Christmas songs.Continue reading “Making Music: The 12 Days of Christmas – Angry Birds Style”

Christmas Fun: Making Gingerbread Man

When I enlisted G2’s help to decorate the Gingerbread people for the school Christmas party and gifts for their teachers… Um… Well, the boys had fun… Here’s the recipe: This lovely Gingerbread Men recipe from Taste.com.au, although I didn’t follow the recipe exactly. It turns out, I forgot to add the egg yolk. But the recipe stillContinue reading “Christmas Fun: Making Gingerbread Man”