Are you thinking of bringing your little one on his first plane ride? Worried that your baby might not be able to cope with a long flight? Read on for useful strategies on surviving baby's first flight. 1. The younger, the better Both our boys went on their first plane ride when they were almost … Continue reading 10 tips to survive baby’s first flight
In our final (Part 3/3) post on our Umrah pilgrimage, we share on our experiences in Makkah and how we managed to fulfil our umrah obligations with our 2 young kids in tow. “There is no city on earth through which Allah multiplies one good deed by a hundred thousand except Makkah.” (Sahih Bukhari , lbn … Continue reading Umrah with young kids : Makkah Al Mukarramah
In Part 2 of our Umrah with young kids series, we recap on our time spent in the holy city of Madinah and wrote down some useful tips for families whilst there. The Prophet (ﷺ) said, "Medina is a sanctuary from that place to that. Its trees should not be cut and no heresy should be … Continue reading Umrah with young kids : Madinah Al Munawarrah
Part 1 – Have niyyat, just do it. Alhamdulillah, a year ago, our family performed our Umrah (mini pilgrimage) to Makkah and Madinah. Like most other families who brought their young children along on their Umrah/Haj trips, we were anxious and didn't know what to expect. Yet we knew that there was no way we … Continue reading Umrah with Young Kids
A year ago, we visited KidZania KL and we were blown away by the activities available for the kids. Ari became a firefighter THREE times, and it was then he decided that he wanted to be one when he grows up. We have been wanting to visit KidZania Singapore, but we heard about the long … Continue reading A Day at KidZania Singapore: Review and Giveaway
Kai everyone! We were in KidZania this week and in the City of KidZania, "Kai" means Hi! As you can tell, we have not fully gotten over the KidZania mania. Our firstborn, Ari does not stop talking about KidZania. Yesterday, he was asking me which of the passport holder lanyard was his, and whether the one he … Continue reading 5 reasons why now is a good time to visit KidZania Singapore
2016 is the year when Familytrippers happened. I still recall about a year ago, the idea for Familytrippers was hatched. We were travelling quite a bit with our young boys in tow. Short trips, long trips, we had a couple of the former and at least one of the latter every year. For Adi and … Continue reading Stocktake 2016, Hello 2017!