Year: 2020

  • Nurturing Natural Connections
    Nurturing Natural Connections

    A father and Early Years Leader explains the importance of having meaningful connections with nature and how it leads to a healthy urban life for our children.   By Nicholas Garvin   In this age of hyper-connectivity and instant access to information, we’re more connected than ever before. But as we continue to embrace the […]

  • Meal Planning – Good for Your Pocket and the Planet!
    Meal Planning – Good for Your Pocket and the Planet!

    Who doesn’t love a home-cooked meal? But at the end of a busy day, the thought of preparing a meal can send us straight to the food ordering app (and then feeling guilty about the packaging left at the end). Order no more as Frey has a great approach for meal planning that will help […]

  • Introducing Sex Education To Your Child By Age 性教育はなぜ必要?幸せな大人へと導くためのステップ
    Introducing Sex Education To Your Child By Age 性教育はなぜ必要?幸せな大人へと導くためのステップ

    Sex education: we know it’s important but are not always comfortable with it. Let’s think about why sex education is necessary.   By Noriko Andersen / Translated by Fumi Yasui[日本語記事へ]   As a “sex-education navigator,” I meet many parents who are worried about sex education for their children. “My kid asked me how babies are […]

  • READER’S CORNER: APRIL 2020
    READER’S CORNER: APRIL 2020

    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 Baby Medical School: Bacteria and Antibiotics (Baby University) Author: Cara Florance and Jon Florance ISBN: 9781492693987 The popular Baby University series has now expanded into Baby […]

  • How I Made My Home More Eco-Friendly
    How I Made My Home More Eco-Friendly

    Syeda reflects on how people used to live more sustainably in the past and explains how she reintroduced some of these practices to have a greener home.   By Syeda Shabber   Going green, eco-friendly, zero waste, minimalist living, plastic-free, cleaner living — these are all terms going around in everyday conversations. But, if we […]

  • 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 […]