Everymonth we have experts to talk on a range of parenting-related subjects. Wealways look for topics that are of interest for parents living in Singapore and for speakers who are familiarwith the challenges of being a parent and with the quirks of parenting inSingapore. 

Thedetails of the upcoming talk are available below - please register your attendancewith us via Meetup.


SecondMonday of every month.

Talksstart at 10am, registration from 9.45am.


International Medical Clinic’s Function Room

OneOrchard Boulevard (Camden Medical Centre), Level 9


Venuegenerously provided by International Medical Clinic





Next Monthly Talk: 14November

Topic: Travel Tips

Cost: $10

Witha large number of public holidays, great travel connections and short journeytimes, we will give you insights of great weekend destinations, how to get themost out of living in the region and where to find the best deals. .

FayAshworth moved to Singapore in September 2012 and has worked as a consultantwith Singapore Expat Solutions since January 2015.  Fay is a qualified teacher and was a directorof a City broking house in London prior to moving to Singapore.  She is the mother of two young children andchairs the nůmama choir in her spare time.

You are welcome to bring your child(ren) to the monthly talks.

There is a selection of baby toys to play with while you sit andenjoy the morning as well as digital baby weighing scales, information leaflets,tea and coffee. ​As space is often limited at our events, we respectfullyremind you that helpers are not admitted.

Entrance is $10 for members (please bring your cards) andnon-members are welcome to join on the door. 



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In the early civilization,inhabitants practically raise crops and livestock for their own food. Theemergence of city-states changed human culture over time. The old method ofexchange - barter system has been replaced as people learned various skills toearn a living. Eventually, they designate a person or enterprise to cook foodfor them too.

The restaurant came out of the waysimply to save time and to avoid the exhausting task of making meals every day.Anyone could choose what type of food they want to consume as long as it isavailable in the menu. Some shops also offer delivery services too.

The tremendous success ofrestaurant business, like Singapore, encourages aspiring entrepreneurs to enterthe industry, thus, creating or causing food variations. Hamburger, doughnutsand even the simple beverage like coffee drove the proliferation of restaurantchains, generating a multi-billion business. The birth of the restaurantgenerally changes the human culture and the economic form of civilization.Nowadays, many people grab take out foods on weekdays as they often leavelittle time for cooking at home. Even on weekends, families or friends enjoydining out at lavish restaurants or go on food trip out of towns.

A specific type of restaurantcalled fast food restaurant whose main goal was to make money neglecting theunfavorable effect brought by their meals to people’s health. These commercialestablishments offer meals that aren't necessarily bad but can lead to poornutrition and poor health.

But with the growing health andwellness industry and the promotion of more organic food consumption, more andmore restaurants now offer healthy options on their menu. This proves thatrestaurants will continue to adapt and support every individual's dietpreferences.

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