Year: 2020

  • BAMBI News April 2020
    BAMBI News April 2020

    View PDF   Dear Readers, Welcome to April! Probably many of us are helping our kids with homeschooling right now. I had my first self-quarantine experience a month ago and it was an eye-opening experience for me. I was excited to see what my kids are learning at school but I wasn’t expecting them to […]

  • Bottles, Bottles, Bottles – A Handy Guide to Introducing a Bottle to a Breastfed Baby
    Bottles, Bottles, Bottles – A Handy Guide to Introducing a Bottle to a Breastfed Baby

    In the first of a two-part series, Lactation Counsellor and BAMBI Bumps team member Lia Segall Pasternak explains all things bottles. This month Lia discusses introducing a bottle to an exclusively breastfed baby. Next month, Lia will give you information for exclusively bottle-fed babies and explain the safe preparation of formula.   By Lia Segall […]

  • Raising Resilient Children
    Raising Resilient Children

    An Early Years teacher explains how the development of resilience in children will help them to face challenges right into adulthood. By Kaitlin Swala   What is Resilience?  Whether you are three years old or 30 years old, all humans possess the ability to be resilient. However, the best time to learn resilience starts in […]

  • All The World’s A Stage: Try Everything!
    All The World’s A Stage: Try Everything!

    Being a mom of a little kid is not a reason to give up on something your heart desires. Hanae Matsumura is mom to a 2-year-old one and tells her story about how she is following her passion for performing. By Hanae Matsumura   Last year, I auditioned for an English opera production by Bangkok […]


    Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆) For Kids The Newest Princess (Itty Bitty Princess Kitty #1) Author: Melody Mews ISBN: 9781534454934 Itty Bitty Kitty is about to become the princess of Lollyland in this […]

  • Excelling in Languages
    Excelling in Languages

    Educator Fiona Walker explains the ways you can encourage children to develop language skills.  While this article focuses on English, the principles are the same, whether it’s English, Thai, or any other language.   By Fiona Walker   The limits of my language are the limits of my world.  ‒Ludwig Wittgenstein We want our children […]