Maternal instincts might kick in naturally, but it’s still great to get handy tips and advice right from the source. That’s why we’ve gathered a panel of eight readers to provide savvy, helpful content for you throughout this guide, on everything from morning sickness (sigh!) to travelling with little ones. Find out more about each of them below.

Originally from France, Claire Chabrieres h a s lived in Asia for 20 years. She and her husbandmoved to Singapore from China almost eight years ago; their three children – Martin (6), and Paul and Céleste (both 2) – were

Originally from London, Harriet Jakeman has lived in Singapore for three years. She worked as a primary school teacher before relocating to Singapore, and now has one child, Imogen, who was born in June 2017.

all born here. She started ShiokFarm three years ago, a social company that brings weekly bags of affordable organic fruit and vegetables, mostly grown in Southeast Asia, to families in Singapore.

Hailing from Cornwall in the UK, Katherine Myles was previously an expat in Dubai for three years beforemoving to Singapore in 2016. She has one daughter, Cecilia Joyce (2), and a baby on the way. She and her husband set up Pliteq’s offices here (head office is in Canada); the company recycles used car tyres intomaterials used for building construction.

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