Tag: parenting

  • Becoming a Family: Preparing Your Partner for Birth
    Becoming a Family: Preparing Your Partner for Birth

    Here is a look at how your birth partner can prepare to provide the emotional and physical support you will need to bring your new baby into the world.   By Iasnaia Maximo   During pregnancy, nature pretty much prepares a mother for childbirth. Every woman has all she needs to bring her baby earthside, […]

  • READER’S CORNER: June 2020
    READER’S CORNER: June 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 Disney – Frozen My First Library Board Book Block 12-Book Set Author: Erin Rose Wage  ISBN: 9781503743632 Your little one will love to learn with Elsa, Anna, […]

  • Juggling Marriage, Motherhood & Entrepreneurship
    Juggling Marriage, Motherhood & Entrepreneurship

    Being a wife and mother with a professional career is no serene sunset stroll. However, as Sirilak Narongtanupone will tell you, no experience in the world is more rewarding than juggling marriage, entrepreneurship and the call of motherhood.   By Sirilak Narongtanupone   Life has a knack of throwing up surprises. Often these can alter […]

  • What Babies Can Teach Adults About Living a Healthy Life
    What Babies Can Teach Adults About Living a Healthy Life

    Learning is a two-way street. If babies learn from adults so can adults too. Here are some lovely lessons for adults to learn from babies.   By Henrik Olofsson   Although babies are highly dependent on having adults around as they grow up – to raise, feed and protect them – learning should not just […]

  • READER’S CORNER: May 2020
    READER’S CORNER: May 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 I Can Be Anything Author: Shinsuke Yoshitake It’s time for bed, but Natsumi has a brilliant idea, even better than going to sleep: She’ll pretend to […]

  • Helping Children Transition to New Environments
    Helping Children Transition to New Environments

    Transitions into new environments are challenging for adults and children alike. Experienced international educator Karen O’Neill shares tips for parents to support their children through transitions.   By Karen O’Neill   How do we support and prepare our children to leave the comfort and security of their parents, caregivers, and home environment to start early […]