Tag: lifestyle

  • RECIPE: Quinoa Fried “Rice”
    RECIPE: Quinoa Fried “Rice”

    You’ve probably heard about quinoa but not everyone knows what to do with it. Here’s one easy recipe that’s both healthy and delicious! Quinoa has gotten increasingly popular over the past few years because of its great nutritional profile: it has twice the protein of white rice and way more fiber, plus a fair amount […]

  • Creative Kids: Cardboard Stick Horse
    Creative Kids: Cardboard Stick Horse

    If you’re handy with crafting, you can make a good, old-fashioned stick horse for your child! Crafting whiz Donatella shows us how. By Donatella Lazzari   Little cowboys and cowgirls: get ready to gallop! Parents can make a stick horse at home. Click on the photo at the top of this article to see more […]

  • Birth Day Choices, Bangkok, 1982
    Birth Day Choices, Bangkok, 1982

    Photo: The first BABIES (now Bumps & Babies) meeting. What was it like giving birth to a baby in Bangkok 30 years ago? Mel Habanananda, BAMBI Patron and founder, and midwife by profession, tells us about those days with a smile. By Mel Habanananda Thirty years ago Bangkok was congested, polluted, messy, noisy – well […]

  • Life in Bangkok, 1982
    Life in Bangkok, 1982

    Nineteen eighty-two. Or – Thai-style – 2526. The year BAMBI was born. Cast your mind back – can you recall 1982? What were you doing then? What was making headline news? By Ann Patrick / Photo by Renate Schediwy via Wikimedia Commons The world in 1982 Amongst events too numerous to detail here, Wikipedia reliably […]

  • And So BAMBI Was ‘Born’
    And So BAMBI Was ‘Born’

    On the 30th anniversary of BAMBI, Founder and Patron Mel reflects back on its beginnings. By Mel Habanananda, BAMBI Patron (and the big ‘mum’ behind BAMBI) (Cover photo is of the first BAMBI meeting with all eight founder members, 1982; Mel in the middle of back row wearing a brown dress) Happy 30th Birthday BAMBI! […]

  • RECIPE: Halloween Treats: Chocolate-covered Peanut Butter Cups
    RECIPE: Halloween Treats: Chocolate-covered Peanut Butter Cups

    A yummy treat to make with the kids with fun Halloween decorations! Words and photos by Gili Back   I just had to share this yummy recipe with BAMBI News readers. It’s also great to make with the kids, not only for Halloween. * If you don’t give your kids peanuts, you can replace the […]