They said it takes a village to raise a child, but what if one parent must go nautical miles away for work? Paano pag wala si daddy, at working mom pa si mommy? Here are some tips that have helped us in our daily life. I would like to encourage other seafarer wives out there: it gets easier it gets better.
It’s your vacation and you can spend precious moments with your family. There are ways other than malling and staycationing where you can share more memories with your family. Here are just some of the places you can check out:
For the seafarer in between contracts, quality family time is essential. Here’s how LEGO can encourage family bonding, promote communication, and ignite the imagination.
Time and distance often separate seafarers from their loved ones. Seafarer Asia shares two perspectives – one young and one wise – to help tide you through the long months.
Long-distance relationships are difficult and seafarer wives know this all too well. Being months apart can take a toll on the relationship and couples should be more proactive to keep the love alive. We asked five seafarer wives on what they do to stay in touch with their husbands, keep the fire of passion burning, and making sure that their relationships stay smooth-sailing.
With the prevalence of digital platforms, and with old-fashioned means still in existence, there’s no reason why seafarers can’t keep in touch with their loved ones.