Archive | June, 2014

Anger Management for a 6 year old – Part 1

It’s still the school holidays in Singapore and today I had arranged a short walk with my good friend, R and her kids to have a morning walk  to the Treetop Walk at MacRitchie Nature Reserve. I woke up at 6am to the ominous sound of thunder and 15 minutes later, a steady drizzle. It had […]

Kids and Smartphones – When to Say Yes and When to Say No

kids and ipads or tablet devices

Recently, there has been an ongoing debate of whether to encourage or ban the use of smartphones or handheld devices for young children.  Cris Rowan has given 10 reasons why handheld devices should be banned for children under the age of 12 (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/cris-rowan/10-reasons-why-handheld-devices-should-be-banned_b_4899218.html).  On the contrary, Megan Ebert has given 10 reasons why she will […]