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Strategies to motivate your child to study

Is your child easily distracted by computer games, television shows, dramas, or social media? I believe that you have tried several ways and means to motivate your child to study. But the methods you have tried previously does not work well on your child. Consider the 5 motivation strategies, to support and encourage your child […]

Chrysanthemum Tea with Wolfberry & Red Dates

Chrysanthemum Tea with Wolfberry & Red Dates for 2 litres of water 25g-30g of dried chrysanthemum (rinsed) 1 handful of dried wolfberries (rinsed) 10-12 red dates rock sugar (optional as red dates are already sweet) Directions 1) put the dried chrysanthemum, red dates, and water into a pot and boil then reduce the heat to […]

How does a tuition agency work?

I am sure some of you might ask, “What exactly is a tuition agency?” There are many kinds of tuition service offered in the market. One type of tuition service is home tuition, also known as private tuition. They specialize in providing one-to-one tuition classes and group tuition services, by assisting parents to look for […]

Activities for the Holidays

To all students and parents, congratulations for getting through the tough exam period! Take a well-deserved break now. Here are some recommended activities for you to do in this period! (1) Spend some quality time with your family and friends Have you been neglecting your family and friends as you prepare for the exams? Now […]

5 things to note before hiring a private tutor

So you’ve decided that you will hire a private tutor for your child. What do you need to consider or decide, when hiring a tutor? Here’s our quick 5-step guide:   1) What’s your budget? Consider a budget that’s acceptable to yourself. This amount affects the kind of tutor you can engage, and the amount […]

Should I get a Private Tutor for my child?

70% of parents have enrolled their children in extra classes, according to a survey conducted by The Straits Times and research firm Nexus Link in 2015. Should you do it too?   In our highly competitive Singapore, many parents try their best to help their children get a good head-start in life. One of the […]

Infused Water with Cucumber, Lemon & Mint

SUMMER RECIPE Infused Water with Cucumber, Lemon & Mint For 2 litres of water Half a lemon 10-12 slices of cucumber (skin on) 10-12 mint leaves (can add more if preferred a more minty taste) Directions 1) squeeze the juice of the half-lemon into the water. 2) slice the half-lemon thinly (roughly 6-8 slices will […]

Greek Yogurt with Assorted Berries

SUMMER RECIPE Greek Yogurt with Assorted Berries For 1 serving 250g of Greek Yogurt 150g of mixed berries (preferably blueberries, raspberries & blackberries) 1-2 tbsp of Manuka/organic honey (according to preferred level of sweetness)   Directions 1) mix the honey with yogurt well 2) roughly chop the berries into chunky 3) put the berries (with the […]

Grilled Salmon Steak Recipe

Brain food Recipe Grilled Salmon with Sauteed Greens For 1 Serving 120g salmon steak/fillet 20g sliced mushroom (any type of fresh mushroom will do) 80g French beans (cut into short pieces) Olive oil, light soy sauce, salt & pepper for condiments Directions 1) Lightly coat the grill with olive oil and heat to medium high. […]

Salmon Sandwich Recipe

Brain food Recipe Smoked Salmon & Avocado Sandwich For 1 Serving 2 slices of whole meal bread 60g smoked salmon ¼ an avocado ½ a tomato, sliced 2-3 leaves from Romaine Lettuce Directions 1) Toast bread (optional) 2) Spread avocado onto toast 3) Place smoked salmon, Romaine lettuce and sliced tomato onto toast 4) Serve […]