Posts by MIS Editor

Dear Mimsters: Is He Stingy or Am I Overreacting?

Is he stingy or am I overreacting? I am 32 year single woman with a very good job. I have had bad relationships in the past and since then I have been even more careful. Early this year, one of

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8 Ways To Curb Obesity In Children

By Chiomah Momah Despite the fact that childhood obesity has reached an alarming proportion, some parents with obese kids have chosen to live in denial. This is fueled by ignorance and the ever busy parent who feels the need to

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7 Reasons Children Are Becoming Increasingly Overweight

Despite the fact that childhood obesity has reached an alarming proportion, some parents with overweight kids have chosen to live in denial. This is fueled by ignorance and the ever busy parent who feels the need to constantly stuff their

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10 Ways to Boost Your Child’s Immune System (Part Two)

By Matthew Imerhion  The immune system is a network of cells, tissues, and organs working together to defend the body against the several harmful microorganisms like bacteria and viruses, encountered on a daily basis which cause infections and diseases. In

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Dear MIMsters: I Am A First Time Mum Worried About My Son’s Feeding Habits

I am a first mum and I am worried about my son’s feeding habits. I was past my due date and was induced because of pain intolerance and shortness of breath. I have been having this for 3 years now

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Through The Eyes of a Child: Only If My Mum Knew That I Was Not Demonised

As a child, I was labelled stubborn, heady, disobedient and demonised all because I stood up against an adult in the face of injustice. I was not outrightly disobedient to my parents but I did not back down when I

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Your Baby’s First Week: What to Expect & How to Cope

Chiomah Momah You’ve gone through the 9 months of endless trips to the bathroom, heartburn and sleeping on your side and at last your precious baby is here, hurray! However, despite all the excitement, bringing your baby home for the

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7 Ways to Handle Your Teenage Daughter’s Pregnancy (Part Two)

Mark Wealth One thing most parents, especially mothers dread to face is the news that their teenage daughter is pregnant. As a result, you find many parents trying their ultimate best and find ways to prevent this from happening. Then

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Dear MIMsters: I Know that I am Ugly But Hearing it From Him Hurts

The father of my child called me ugly in front of people. I know that I am ugly because many people have called me ugly before, but hearing it coming from him, worse, in front of people hit me so

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Dear MIMsters: My Wonderful Husband Is Ruining Our Home With His Habits

I’m married to a wonderful man but sometimes things just get too tough because we have many misunderstandings. Whenever there is a misunderstanding between us, he always calls the police. When police comes, they just laugh it off and go

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Dear MIMsters: Evil Thrives When We Do Nothing About It

Dear Mimsters, I just thought I should share an experience I had today and also remind us that evil thrives when people are complicit. I boarded a taxi this morning to work alongside 4 other passengers. I sat in front

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Dear MIMsters: Will Getting a Job Solve My Marital Problems?

Will getting a job solve my marital problems?   I will be 26 next month. I got married 6 months ago. We dated for 6 years before we got married. Since we got married, his character has changed. The problems

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Dear MIMsters: After All My Attempts to Get Pregnant Has Failed, This Is What I Have Finally Resolved to Do

My fellow Mimsters, I have been waiting on God for the fruit of the womb for the past 9 years now and all attempts to get pregnant has failed. I have done a lots of things to assist my reproduction

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The Wife vs The Baby Mama | Can They Ever Get Along? (Part Two)

Adesua Iyoyojie In Part One of this article we talked about issues that can arise in the relationship between the wife and baby mama. The truth is that if you willingly entered into a complicated family situation that involved a

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The Wife vs The Baby Mama | Can They Ever Get Along? (Part One)

Adesua Iyoyojie First let us answer the question, “Who is a baby mama?”. A baby mama is the layman definition of a single woman that has a child for a man that is either single or married. So many wives

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Dear MIMsters: Do Women Feel This Way About Penetration or Is My Wife’s Biology Different?

Is my wife’s biology different? I’ve been married for about a month now. We both got married as virgins but we did break through over a couple of days. It was painful for her at first and heartbreakingly discomforting for

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Dear MIMsters: Will Silence Towards a Husband Like Mine Bring Lasting Peace in My Marriage?

Will silence towards a husband like mine bring lasting peace in my marriage? I have been married for almost 3 years with two wonderful kids. After a year and half, my husband had to stop work to go to school.

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Dear MIMsters: I Don’t Want to Have This Abortion But My Marital Happiness Is on The Line

I don’t want to have this abortion but my marital happiness is on the line. So recently I had an IUD inserted as a form of family planning but after a few months, I started to itch all over. After

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Dear MIMsters: How Do We Break Free From Our Abusive Relatives?

I read a post about abuse towards kids on this site and this is exactly how our relatives, my Aunty and Uncle treat my siblings and I. When we became orphans, my uncle and his wife moved in to stay

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Dear MIMsters: Should I Call Off This Relationship With My Igbo Man?

I reside in South Africa and I’ve been dating this man for quite a while. I’m 25 while he’s 38. I must say I love him a lots even though he’s an Igbo from Onitsha doing fraud here in South

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Dear MIMsters: My Daughter’s Attachment To Me Is Now A Big Problem

I have a 19 months old daughter who has always been so attached to me. She never leaves me to go with anyone else.   I enrolled her at a daycare and she resumed on Monday, 18th.   I thought

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Dear MIMster: My Husband Been Keeping Malice With Me Over This

We just had our first baby and we will be having a dedication ceremony soonest. My husband has been keeping malice with me since last week Sunday simply because I bought a dress to wear on our child’s dedication ceremony.

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Dear MIMsters: My Boyfriend or My Family? Who Should I Choose?

My boyfriend and I are expecting a baby together. He has finally taken responsibility but we have another little problem though which is our families. The problem is that, his family doesn’t like me at all even though I have

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Dear MIMsters: Do You Think My Marriage Sounds Great and I Should Not Be Worried?

Hello Mimsters! Today, I’ve been feeling a bit thoughtful and thought to check how my ‘less than 2 years old marriage’ is doing. I know there’s really no “standard” or “yardstick” on what a happy and great marriage should be

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Dear MIMsters: My Husband Hasn’t Penetrated Me Since We Wedded 9 Months Ago

I got married 9 months ago as a virgin. My husband wa a virgin too but we have not been able to have real sex because the pain is too much for me. He was able to break through with

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