Tag: safety

  • Stay Safe during Sizzling Songkran Holidays
    Stay Safe during Sizzling Songkran Holidays

    Safety tips for a perfect and safe holiday to a beach or any other body of water during the upcoming Songkran holiday ahead. By Gordon Ellard Whether you’re paddling in the sea or swimming in the pool, lake, or river, swim safely with these Songkran holiday swimming safety tips. 1. Supervision. Children should never be […]

  • Preparing to Answer Kids’ Sex Questions 子どもから性に関する質問を受けたらどうしましょう?
    Preparing to Answer Kids’ Sex Questions 子どもから性に関する質問を受けたらどうしましょう?

    As the first of a three-month series on ‘sex and kids’ by three different experts running workshops on the topic, Aya shares her mindset change on sex education and importance of having this conversation with kids. By Aya Tanno / Translated by Hanae Matsumura Have you ever talked about sex at home with your partner […]

  • How to Support Bullied and Bullying Children
    How to Support Bullied and Bullying Children

    Bullied or bullying—it’s a harrowing experience, no matter which side one’s child is on. What can we do to help them through? By Vanessa Robitaille Bullying continues to be a very real problem even today, and as parents we are bound to have to face it at some point. When our children are involved on […]

  • Practical Ways to Keep Kids Safe on the Internet
    Practical Ways to Keep Kids Safe on the Internet

    Children who venture online may easily stumble across questionable material online. IT expert, Jan Simon details the steps you should take so your kids can explore the online world safely.   By Jan Simon Talking about online safety with your kids is usually not very high on the to-do list. However, considering how abundantly the […]

  • Staying Safe In and Around Water in Thailand
    Staying Safe In and Around Water in Thailand

    A swimming coach reminds us of basic water safety for the whole family as well as things to consider if you are new to life in Thailand. By Kiran Haroon When we think about Thailand, things that come to mind include the beautiful scenery, tropical fruits, exotic islands. Aside from all mother nature has provided, […]

  • Screen Time: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
    Screen Time: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Digital play can be handy for developing a number of skills. But how can we establish a system at home for using digital technology, so that we can use it without being used by it? By Francine Kaye Acelar As a parent in the digital age, you’re probably already aware of the news about the […]