family

So you need a nanny in Bangkok… where do you begin?

So you need a nanny in Bangkok… where do you begin?

Having an extra pair of hands to help with raising children can be a lifesaver. But finding a nanny as an expat is often a real challenge. Here are some pointers to consider when you start the search. »

Survival tips for when your relatives come to visit the new baby

Survival tips for when your relatives come to visit the new baby

“After I gave birth for the first time, all I really wanted to do was sleep for a week. Unfortunately, the universe had other plans.” »

Are you ready to have kids?

Are you ready to have kids?

Deciding when to have children is a very personal decision; but waiting until your life is “perfect” is probably not an option . . . »

Talking to your kids about pregnancy

Talking to your kids about pregnancy

What do you tell your children when you learn that you’re expecting a new addition to your family? . . . »

How to get your pet to love your baby

How to get your pet to love your baby

Your pets are a beloved part of your family. How do you get them to cope with and behave themselves around a newborn baby? »

7 family activities in Macau

7 family activities in Macau

Despite its reputation for unbridled hedonism, Macau can be a surprisingly family-friendly destination ... »

4 family activities in Hong Kong

4 family activities in Hong Kong

Searching for the perfect family weekend getaway from Bangkok? Try Hong Kong ... »

Vietnam family fun

5 Family Activities in Vietnam

Vietnam, with its expansive, white-sand coastline and beautiful jungles is a perfect place to take the little ones. Here are five ways to make sure they have a great time ... »

Parenting Resolutions

Six Parenting New Years Resolutions

This year I am resolving to be a better parent, but I’m giving myself more reasonable goals. Here are some little things I hope to achieve for myself, my husband and my children . . . »

Dads during pregnancy

Dads during pregnancy

When the news finally turned up positive for that instant, he looked like the happiest man in the world. Then he looked terrified . . . »

Family-friendly Resorts around Thailand

Family-friendly Resorts around Thailand

As any parent knows, children are not always seen as a blessing everywhere, and planning vacations can get tricky . . . »

Keeping the romance alive . . . after children

Keeping the romance alive . . . after children

No one likes to admit it, but the fact of the matter is that having children can put a strain on even the most rock-solid relationship . . . »