If it’s a new business, product, or service for mamas and kids in Singapore, we want to tell you about it!
We’re back with the latest fab finds in What’s New, Mama? From a fun staycation idea to yummy (yet healthy!) lunchbox snacks, family travel essentials, new skincare, news on the latest family club in town and a respectful parenting workshop you won’t want to miss, check out our gallery for all things new this month!
The school holidays are here, so what better way for an easy getaway than a staycation in the city? Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore is offering their Game Night Stay Package for families who love Monopoly! Get cozy in your hotel robes and have a blast while playing the exclusive local version of the world’s most loved board game. You’ll get the chance to buy the Singapore Flyer and ArtScience Museum, build hotels in Clarke Quay and Chinatown and pick up Chance cards that tell you you’ve received Grandstand Tickets to the Singapore Grand Prix!
The Game Night Stay Package includes your own Monopoly Set. You can buy additional sets for friends from the Colony Bakery for $68, or purchase online at www.colonybakery.oddle.me. These make for a great souvenir or Singapore-themed gift!
Available through 27 December 2019, the Game Night Stay Package ($650/night) includes:
- Overnight accommodation in either a Grand Marina room or a Deluxe Suite
- Daily buffet breakfast in Colony
- One bespoke Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore Monopoly game board per stay
- One Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore Monopoly-themed welcome amenity per stay
We are giving away 3 sets of the Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore Monopoly game board on our Instagram page! Enter before 10 June for your chance to win!
Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, Marina Bay, 7 Raffles Ave, Singapore 039799, www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/singapore/offers/game-night
Looking for a healthy, hearty snack for the kiddos, mama? The Whole Kitchen has a range of nut-free nibbles that will be perfect for packing into your little one’s school lunch box! The new Cherry Choc Energy Pearls in particular will be a hit with kids – these delicious raw nut-free balls are inspired by Black Forest flavours, made of all natural ingredients like pumpkin seeds, coconut and dried fruits. The perfect low sugar energy boost!
If you’ve been a long-time fan of The Whole Kitchen, you’ll also be happy to know that they’ve introduced new packaging to ensure longer lasting freshness, quality and reduce food waste. Over the last three years, The Whole Kitchen has become Singapore’s go-to brand for healthy snacks and gluten-free baked goods. All their products are gluten-free and low sugar, plant-based, and cater to Low Carb, Keto, Paleo and Vegan diets. They have more than 30 healthy and delicious products including fresh gluten-free breads, paleo muffins and cakes as well as gluten free granolas and nut mixes.
Today, The Whole Kitchen can be found in over 100 online and traditional retail stores and F&B outlets in Singapore like Fair Price Finest, Redmart, Little Farms, Supernature, Cedele and Saladstop!
Enjoy 10% off healthy and delicious snacks* when you enter the code SASSYMAMA10 at checkout on www.thewholekitchen.com.sg
*Bundles and sale items are not included.
Going on holiday soon, mama? Stay clean on your travels with the Enviro-Biotics travel spray, the perfect everyday carry for protecting your (and your kids’!) personal space. Pollutants are known to thrive in enclosed areas, and are most common in public spaces like airplanes, trains and cars. Spritz 2-3 squeezes in your surroundings to create a layer of good bacteria that will protect you from residual pathogens (viruses) and eliminate odours.
If you’re looking for something to use at home or in your office cubicle, check out our article on BetterAir, the world’s first probiotic air and surface purifier!
Get 15% off your purchase of the Enviro-Biotics travel spray when you quote SassyMama15 (in-stores and online) from now till 30 June 2019!
Find it: Enviro-Biotics Travel Spray, $19.90 (U.P. $29.90) is available in-stores and online at courts.com.sg
Housed in the fully renovated Funan in the heart of the CBD, Trehaus at City Hall will be a one-stop hub for families with their family club, the new Trehaus School (featuring the innovative Silicon Valley-inspired childcare centre and preschool) and office for working mamas and dads!
There’s also an indoor play area, which will have everything from a sandpit to a beach caravan, glamping tents, and a veritable treasure trove of creativity-sparking toys for all ages. Mamas and Dads, meanwhile, can sip on freshly brewed coffee and enjoy healthy gourmet meals at the café, or even nip over to the office hot desks right next door!
Get a Registration Fee waiver for Trehaus School worth $350 when you use promo code SASSYSCHOOLMAY19 before 1 September 2019!
One mask, two easy steps! Fresh’s new Rose Deep Hydration Sleeping Mask combines the benefits of the fresh rose with dual night patch technology for the most hydrating mask. Treat your parched skin to some next-level overnight hydration with this innovative treatment, which works like a ‘liquid’ sheet mask to instantly replenish skin with moisture and keep the skin barrier intact to protect it from external irritants.
The mask contains rosewater sourced from Turkey, Morocco, and Bulgaria; damask rose extract from Bulgarian roses; hyaluronic acid; evening primrose root extract; and rose flower oil – all the ingredients for baby-smooth, well-moisturised skin!
Find it: Rose Deep Hydration Sleeping Mask, $80, available at all Sephora stores, fresh Boutiques and Sephora.sg
Make your next holiday a fun, educational one for your littlies with Holiday Inn Resorts’ Little Big Hoteliers Programme! Offered to children aged 4 – 12 years old staying at any of its resorts across South East Asia and the Maldives, the programme offers young travellers the chance to put down their screens and tablets as they ‘work’ and play in various departments of the resorts, learning basic culinary, domestic and organisational skills while having fun with other kiddos. To take part in the programme, kids can simply register at the resort’s Holiday Inn Kids Club, choosing the time and role they’d like to experience across a variety of jobs – no matter their age group – including Reception, Porters, Kids Club and Kitchen Chefs!
The Holiday Inn Little Big Hotelier programme will be offered at the following resorts:
- Holiday Inn Resort Penang
- Holiday Inn Resort Krabi Ao Nang Beach
- Holiday Inn Resort Phi Phi
- Holiday Inn Resort Phuket
- Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach
- Holiday Inn Resort Vana Nava Hua Hin
You may have watched Respectful Mom Kristin Mariella’s parenting tips on Instagram stories or read her informative articles here on our site. If you’d like to learn firsthand from the Respectful Mom herself, sign up for her upcoming workshop! Covering the how-tos on setting effective empathic limits, useful tools to support your kids’ learning journey in the most effective way, transformative mindset shifts and more, the “Welcoming the Waves of Emotions” workshop will equip you to embark on respectful parenting.
When: 15 June, 3pm – 5:30pm
Where: Repton Schoolhouse, 321 Alexandra Central Road #03-11 Alexandra Central, Singapore 159971
US$70 per person / US$110 for a couple
As mamas we’re all too familiar with the anxiety that comes with preparing ourselves and our kids for a flight (eek, can we not think about it right now?!). If you’ve had a bad past experience, don’t let that stop you from going on your next family holiday with littles in tow!
Written by Singapore mama of four Dana Bachar, Fight or Flight?: The survival guide for flying with kids is just the reading material you need before your next vacay, offering tips on pre-, during and post-flight tips for a pleasant traveling experience for your family (and the travellers around you!). Bonus chapters include age-appropriate checklists and “my activity passport” for children, along with tips on flying solo and an “inside scoops” special, where flight attendants will reveal their secrets and tips!
10% of this book’s profits are donated to support less fortunate children, providing them with their basic needs of shelter, food, and education.
Find it: Fight or Flight?: The survival guide for flying with kids is available on Amazon