Summer is the only thing on our minds at the moment… and why wouldn’t it be when you have these cute cozzies for the holiday season?! Sassy Mama fave Swim & Fitness have everything you need to get ready for the hotter months, including Gourami’s fantastic maternity swimwear line and the cutest kiddie swimsuits from Kissin’ that would make anyone’s heart melt! We’ve snagged a 10% discount on regular merchandise and an additional 5% off sales items if you say KISSIN’ at checkout, whilst you can win a gorgeous Mother & Child set of Kissin’ swimwear by entering our giveaway here… and what’s cuter then matching swimwear?!When: Competition ends 12 June, discount ends 30 June
Where: Swim & Fitness, G/F Shop 1, 1/F, Chung Wui Mansion, 176A Johnston Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, 2838 6303
How much: Say KISSIN’ at checkout in-store to receive 10% discount on regular merchandise and an additional 5% off sales items
Looking for some relaxation time over the summer…where both you and your kids are happy? Well listen up mamas, three of the hottest names in kids’ fitness FlexKids, Elite Personal Training and Twinkle Dance Company join forces for some Summer Camp extravaganzas that will have you and your kids screaming for more! There will be Pilates, yoga and exciting dance intensives for budding hip-hoppers and little ballerinas too – something for every littlie… So what are you waiting for, get in early and get the kids signed up!
When: Week 1, June 25-29; Week 2, July 3–6, see all times here
Where: Flex Studio, 1/F Regency Centre (Phase II), 43 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Wong Chuk Hang, Aberdeen AND EPT Studio, 20/F, Regency Centre Phase 2, 43 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong
How much: See here for full price list; call 2813 2212 or email [email protected] for more details
Yoga for mama and baby
No need for the helper, as this Baby Yoga Charity event includes your bubs as well! Through different postures, holding movements, touch, voice, acupressure and deep relaxation, these sessions help to create the ultimate carefree and happy environment, for both you and your little one. Not only will this benefit the both of you, but also it is for a great cause as donations go to the Room to Read organization. Monica Proctor will be the instructor helping you both to reach peace of mind… Namaste!
When: 16 June, 10:45am-12pm
Where: IMI, 17/F Kailey Tower, 16 Stanley Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Suggested donation $300; spaces are limited so RSVP now to [email protected]
Stepping into bliss
Need some time to unwind? Well, this month The Sanctuary is offering the perfect opportunity for some RnR. They are welcoming three new practitioners including Charlotte Douglas, who specialises in Homeopathy treatments and Vinyasa Flow Yoga; Angela Cummins, who is the resident Visual Coding Displacement Therapist; and Tingting Peng, who is teaching another style of Vinyasa Flow. Come along and join other mamas in escaping the hectic lifestyle that Hong Kong invariably brings upon us. Sassy Mama tip: the How To Use Homeopathic Remedies in Pregnancy and Labour class on 12 June looks a good ‘un!
Throughout June, see full schedule here
Where: 29/F, Unit 2905, Universal Trade Centre, 3-5A Arbuthnot Road, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Prices vary (see here for full list), call 2537 1373 to book
You might have noticed a little tinkering going on with some of the categories on Sassy Mama – but we just wanted you to know that your fave regular features are still there, just waiting for you to embark on a catch-up session! This week, our Instant Goddess checks out the new massive Massimo Dutti on Queen’s Road Central, and our Mama-About-Town gives you the scoop on the child-friendly Capella Singapore, gorgeous new shop Marimekko and the great kiddie brunch at Lily & Bloom.
If you’ve got a tip for an upcoming event you’d like us to include on The Weekender, email [email protected] to clue us in!