Month: October 2020

  • My Experience with Raising a Son of Mixed Race
    My Experience with Raising a Son of Mixed Race

    Liway shares her story about how she makes her bi-racial son less conscious about his skin color and tells us how we can encourage children to celebrate diversity in their daily lives.   By Liway Tayag   I can’t count how many times we’ve been brought to the limelight because people stare at my son […]

  • Getting a Better Night’s Sleep: Teaching Your Baby To Sleep
    Getting a Better Night’s Sleep: Teaching Your Baby To Sleep

    Here are some tips to set your baby up for a good night’s sleep from a trained baby sleep specialist.   By Sheena Flannery   Whoever came up with the saying “sleep like a baby” didn’t have babies! All new parents have suffered through sleepless nights at some stage of early infancy and or all […]

  • Talking to Kids about Gender Diversity
    Talking to Kids about Gender Diversity

    Discussing gender identity with kids may be a sensitive topic, but it helps them to discover identity in a broad sense and to become more open-minded.   By Meg Wichita   Talking to children about gender can be tricky and you may feel uncertain about what to say. Children begin showing curiosity about gender at […]

  • Working Towards a Successful Divorce Process with Your Children
    Working Towards a Successful Divorce Process with Your Children

    Announcing separation to your children is difficult and Family Therapist and Counselor Piyachat Finney explains how to team up to support your children after a decision to divorce from your partner.   By Piyachat Finney   Whether it be falling out of love, transforming into another stage of life or wrong matching to begin with, […]

  • What The Inequality Of Theatre Can Teach Our Children
    What The Inequality Of Theatre Can Teach Our Children

    In theatre, children face inequality due to an emphasis on individual ability. A theatre professional looks at how this develops their minds for the future. By Hiromi Mizuno / Translated by Hanae Matsumura; Photo credit to the author The Southern Tent Theatre Company is a Japanese theatre in Bangkok. Children ranging from 6 to 15 […]

  • How Overcoming The Challenges of Living Abroad Has Shaped My Identity
    How Overcoming The Challenges of Living Abroad Has Shaped My Identity

    This is the story of an expat who has lived in Thailand for 11 years. She shares how her experiences abroad have taught her to overcome challenges and made her into the person she is proud to be. By Claudia Gomes; Photo by qimono on Pixabay After living in Thailand for more than 11 years, […]