Month: June 2021

  • BAMBI Magazine June 2021
    BAMBI Magazine June 2021

    View PDF   Dear BAMBI members,  This month we cover one of the most exhausting, inspiring, and transformational phases in a woman’s life: pregnancy! I have to admit that I never felt like pregnancy was the best stage of my life like so many women do. Those 42 weeks, yes 42 weeks! were full of […]

  • What Parents Say: Me-Time
    What Parents Say: Me-Time

    Despite juggling kids, work and family, BAMBI parents get creative in getting their me-time and finding ways to recharge. By Sanam Raisa Rahman and Chyi Lee For many of us, as new parents, one of the top surprises of joining parenthood other than sleep deprivation is the drastic change in our schedules. From all the […]

  • Pregnancy – A Tale of Three Trimesters: Part One
    Pregnancy – A Tale of Three Trimesters: Part One

    In a three-part series, midwife Emma discusses what to expect in your pregnancy and typical obstetric healthcare in Bangkok. This month focuses on the first trimester of pregnancy. By Emma McNerlin Congratulations! You’re pregnant! One of the first things to establish is when your baby is due. Pregnancy is traditionally dated from the first day […]

  • Awake windows for babies and toddlers
    Awake windows for babies and toddlers

      As a nurse, Ingrid shares the guidelines for how long a baby or toddler should spend awake or asleep. By Ingrid Hanifen Do you know that the most common mistake parents make with their baby’s sleep is keeping the baby up for too long? As parents and caregivers, we assume that a baby will […]

  • Pan-seared Salmon with Vegetables and Beetroot Sauce
    Pan-seared Salmon with Vegetables and Beetroot Sauce

    Our foodie, Vana, shares a healthy and nutritious recipe that will satisfy your tummy and heart. By Vana Kasemsri We often love to stop by the Bangkok Trading Post for our family meals. Located in a less busy corner of a popular expat residential community of Sukhumvit Soi 39, this all-day dining outlet is a […]

  • When Should We Start Sex Education for Children? いつから始める?子どもへの性教育
    When Should We Start Sex Education for Children? いつから始める?子どもへの性教育

    In the second of a three-part series on ‘Sex and Kids,’ Mina discusses when to start sex education for kids and how to introduce age-appropriate topics. By Mina Hashiguchi / Translated by Hanae Matsumura The idea of ‘Sex and Kids’ workshops was born in the autumn of 2020 when I was having a casual conversation […]