Experts Say: The Effects of Music on the Brain

I’m planning to sign my four-year-old up for music lessons but just what effect does music have on a child’s brain? Read more

8 Reasons Why Preschool Education Is Important

Have you ever wondered why so much emphasis is placed on preschool education? MH finds out why. Read more

Learning Through Play

Get a jumpstart on your preschooler’s learning with these fun activities.    Read more

How a Sleep Deficit Affects Your Child

Not enough sleep can mean that your child’s success in school may be affected. MH finds out how. Read more

Your Child’s First Pet

A dog or a cat? Bird or hamster? Goldfish in a bowl? Owning a pet can be a rewarding experience for your child. What makes a good first pet and is your child ready for it? MH susses out suitable choices for junior. Read more

The Importance of Sleep for Your Child

Did you know that lack of sleep can cause problems for your child?   Read more

Experts Say: Benefits of Early Schooling

My son is four and I'm looking at signing him up for some extra-curricular activities or classes but how do I get him excited about it?  Read more

Brain Training Exercises

Just like how running long distances build up stamina, it is believed that engaging the brain in “brain workouts” makes it work better. Here are some exercises to try to train your little one’s brain. Read more

Toys for Boys…and Girls

Do girls only have to play with dolls and boys with cars and trains? Just what does the research say on gender-typed toys and how does it affect the little ones? MH investigates. Read more

We Try, You Try: Cooking Up a Storm

It is often said that the great Singapore love is food and our national pastime is eating. And a great way to initiate a child into the wide and wonderful world of food — eating right, eating well and enjoying food — is to cook with them! Read more