Posts by MIS Editor

Dear MIMsters: How Do I Save This Child From Her Wicked Bosses

  Please help save a child.  There’s a young lady in my neighborhood, who after giving birth to a set of twin babies, last year, brought a child, aged 9-10 to take up the responsibility of a nanny.   She

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Dear MIMsters: How Having Jaundice At Birth Has Affected My Child, Even Three Years After

My son is almost 3 years old. At birth, he suffered a prolonged jaundice which lasted for 3 months, though they said that it wasn’t severe enough for him to have a blood transfusion. Before he clocked one year old,

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Dear MIMsters: Did My Daughter’s School Just Bully Her?

Did my daughter’s school just bully her? How do I handle it? On Friday, the 8th December, I came home to meet my daughter crying. I asked her why she was crying, and she told me because she was placed in

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Dear MIMsters: I Have Decided Never to Step a Foot Into My Husband’s Room Again

Hubby has been asking me to move to my room, but I’ve been refusing until his older brother came visiting. He seized the opportunity to tell me to leave his room so he can share the room with his brother.

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Dear MIMsters: Am I Making A Mistake to Allow My Neighbour Baby Sit My Baby?

Dear Mimsters, please share with me your opinion on this issue. Am I making a mistake to allow my neighbour who is also a mother baby sit my baby? I have a 7 months old daughter and because I am

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Dear MIMsters: Help Me Make Up My Mind, I am Scared to Marry This Man

Please advice me on how to handle this. I’m presently not in any relationship, however, there’s this man who has been dying to be with me. He was sincere enough to tell me that he was once married but is

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Dear MIMsters: Am I Acting Too Cheap? Will He Take Me For Granted?

Am I acting to cheap? Will he take me for granted? My phobia for relationships is overwhelming that each time I find myself in a relationship, I start feeling like I am in trouble. Due to this, I decided to

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Dear MIMsters: Am I Being A Fool For Love?

I am in a very confused state right now. Am I being fool for love? I’m 32-year-old and a single mother of one. I am also a Bsc holder but currently running a small scale business. I have been into

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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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“Don’t give children cough syrup” American Doctor Warns But Recommends Homemade Treatment

Did you know giving your child cough mixture could do more harm than good? Well, for Dr Oliver Bevington, a senior paediatric registrar at Southampton Children’s Hospital, this holds true and here’s why. In a post by the Daily Mail

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Dear MIMsters: Should I Use the Distance Between Us to Heal

Should I use the distance between my boyfriend and I to heal? I have this boyfriend who is the only son of his family. We are both from the same ethnic group but from different states. I have known him

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Dear MIMsters: Should I Still Hang On to This Relationship?

Should I still hang on to this relationship? I travelled for over 3 months and before I returned, my boyfriend was with another woman. While I was away, we spoke often on the phone. He did complain about my being

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4 Signs That Your Child Has Troubles Seeing Clearly

One out of every 4 kids has trouble seeing clearly. Often, parents don’t know there’s a problem. That’s why all children should get regular eye exams. You’ve noticed your child squinting. Does he have a vision problem? Squinting can be

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Dear MIMsters: It’s Only A Few Weeks To My Wedding, Then I Discover This…

I am in a fix as I only got to discover this a few weeks to my wedding. I am currently engaged to the man of my dreams. He is 37, while I’m 28. Right now as I am typing,

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Dear MIMsters: My Mother Is Blinded By Her So Called Husband and Is Not Thinking Straight

My mother is no longer thinking straight as she is blinded by the man she married. I’m 25 and my mom is 41 years old. I have a sibling from another father who is 22. My mom wasn’t married but

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Dear MIMsters: We Are Everything We Want In Each Other But Our Religions Are Getting In Our Way

We are both in love and are everything we want in each other but our religions are getting in our way. I am a young woman who will be turning 24 this December. I am a teacher and I hail

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Dear MIMsters: Hubby Wants Me to Leave My Well Paid Job For This Reason

I posted sometime ago about getting a part time night job as a nurse when my baby was almost 5 months. I got the well paid job and everything was going well until recently when hubby told me to stop

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Dear MIMsters: I Want To Move On But I Am Scared of Something

I want to move on but I am scared. I’m in a serious relationship right now that has been on for almost 5 years. My boyfriend has been the one sponsoring my education since Secondary School. Even though he is

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Dear MIMsters: Has My Guy Developed Cold Feet Towards Our Wedding?

Has my guy developed cold feet towards our wedding or should I just believe what he tells me? I have been in a relationship with this guy for 3 years now. We plan to get married this December but the

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10 Tips From a Fitness Trainer to Diminish Cellulite (Part One)

Jincy Kelly In the US, 90% of women suffer from cellulite while 64% suffer from being overweight. The mention of the word cellulite, sends a lot of women into an anxious tizzy. Cellulite is a quizzical, unwelcome phenomenon that arrives

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Dear MIMsters: What Does My Four Year Old Mean By What He’s Been Saying To Me?

Dear Mimsters, I need your diverse opinions on this. What does my four year old son mean by what he has been saying to me and how do I fix this? Recently, my little son who is will be 4

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Was I Right Not to Undress My Husband When He Thought I Would?

I need an advise on how to handle this issue. My hubby is fond of this attitude that is really depressing me. He often pretends to be drunk so I can undress him. Meanwhile he is not a good friend

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6 Things I Have Learned Must Be Done Before Hiring a Maid or Nanny (Part Two)

By Feyi Kemi Shortly after I had my daughter, I hired Queen, the 23-year-old nanny a friend who was travelling abroad was laying off. She had worked for her for almost 2 years without a hitch. She however stopped working

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Dear MIMsters: Is It a Good Idea to Invest My School Fees Into Hubby’s Business?

Is it a good idea to invest my school fees into hubby’s business?   I’m 25 and a mother of one. When I was in my 300l, my husband proposed. Said he was scared of losing me to another guy

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Dear MIMsters: Is My Past Haunting Me Now?

Is my past now haunting me? Two years ago, I got pregnant for my boyfriend who is now husband. When I announced the news to him then, he sounded a little disappointed but was never in support of an abortion.

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