Year: 2020

  • What The Inequality Of Theatre Can Teach Our Children  演劇を通して成長する、子どもの心
    What The Inequality Of Theatre Can Teach Our Children 演劇を通して成長する、子どもの心
    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[日本語記事へ]  The Southern Tent Theatre Company is a Japanese theatre in Bangkok. Children ranging from 6 to 15 years […]
  • 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, I’m […]
  • READER’S CORNER: OCTOBER 2020
    READER’S CORNER: OCTOBER 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 Who Was Kobe Bryant? Author: Ellen Labrecque  Told in a new Who HQ NOW format for trending topics, this Who Was? biography details NBA superstar Kobe […]
  • The Reality of Parenting During the Pandemic
    The Reality of Parenting During the Pandemic
    This is the personal story of how a mother managed months of being apart from her husband.  By Sara Chow  As the sliding door of the Alternative State Quarantine hotel opened, I walked towards my husband, holding my 3-year-old’s hand. My son dropped my hand and walked hesitantly towards his daddy, whose medical mask was […]
  • Do Children Need Nutritional Supplements?
    Do Children Need Nutritional Supplements?
    We know that vitamins and minerals are essential for healthy development and a balanced diet is key. If your child is not eating well you may have wondered about giving them nutritional supplements.  Here is what you need to know about supplements for children and whether your child needs them.  By Dr. Donna RobinsonChildren need […]
  • Virtual Runs: Better Health for Family and Community
    Virtual Runs: Better Health for Family and Community
    Joel Farnworth writes how his family discovered running for charity and the advantages of doing a virtual run together.  By Joel Farnworth  If your family is looking to get active and enjoys outdoor activities, you might like to try a running event together. My family got hooked a couple of years ago as the kids […]