Category parenting tips

15 Moms Dole Out On How They Taught Their Kids To Be Kind At School

Charity begins at home, so does kindness. The truth is, your child may be the most popular, the smartest or the fastest but in the end, none of it matters if they aren’t kind. From all-inclusive birthday parties to asking

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Her 4-Year-Old Daughter Survived A Choking Hazard, Laura Chambers Warns Other Parents

A terrifying incident which could happen to anyone left mum Laura Lou Chambers shaken. Laura in a Facebook post appealed to other mums to be watchful after she watched her toddler claw at her own throat choking on a ‘harmless’

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Public Health Director, Dr. Iwara, Tips Husbands On How To Support Their Breastfeeding Wives

To consolidate on the gains of the World Breastfeeding Week, The director of public health in Cross River State, Dr. Iwara Iwara, while speaking during a one-day media round table yesterday in Calabar gave some tips to husbands on how

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Mom-Of-Teens, Kelly Ripa Shares Parenting Advice On Giving Kids A Cell Phone

Kelly Ripa is an American actress, dancer, talk show host, and television producer. The 48-year-old is a cool mother to three children, Michael, 22, Lola, 18, and Joaquin, 16. Ripa recently appeared on Jerry O’Connell‘s new show, “Jerry O,” and

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Tech-savvy Nigerian Dad Shares How Technology Has Made Parenting Even More Secure

A tech-savvy Nigerian dad took to Twitter to share really easy steps that himself and wife have employed to bridge the gap between their parenting duties and technology. @therealdaddymo1 took to the app to tell how he set up a

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Psychologist Explains Why It Is Actually Good For Your Children To Argue With Each Other

Whether or not we like it, children are going to bicker; it could be over a biscuit, toys or something even more important- but it will happen. The concern for most parents is whether their kids arguing will be the

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Mom-Of-2, Michelle Obama Offers Some Words Of Wisdom On Parenting To New Mom, Meghan Markle In Vogue Interview

Michelle Obama, mother of two teenagers and former first lady of the United States has given some valuable advise to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to “savour it all,” when it comes to parenting

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5 Awesome Ideas For Keeping Kids Busy During The Holidays

As the holidays approach, many parents start getting concerned about how to manage the excess energy that the kids are likely to exhibit in the absence of routine school-related activities but it doesn’t always have to be so daunting. The holidays

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7 Subtle Ways To Teach Your Child About Life

We are a product of our experiences and knowledge. A lot of things came together to make us who we are today, but now that we are here, it’s time to help our children have better experiences, attitude, and approach

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5 Ways To Groom Your Average Child Into An A-list Student

Everyone knows about straight-A students. We see them on the TV, in the news and God knows how many times we saw them at our child’s school prize giving day. It doesn’t need to always be so far-fetched however, you

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Warning Signs Of Child Molestation Plus Quick Tips For The Proactive Parent

Child molestation is a growing menace even though it’s been around the whole time shrouded in secrecy and protected by the forced silence of its victims. Sexual molestation is such a heartbreaking reality because of its far-reaching consequences, its immediate

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9 Baby Items You May Find Useless

Every expectant mum wants to be prepared when the baby arrives, this can translate to a shopping spree where they stock up on ‘all’ the supplies that will help them be a great mum. Some of those supplies actually serve

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Warning Signs You Are Raising A Spoilt Child

Often times we see children behave in a manner we disapprove of and we can’t fathom how their parents let them become so spoilt. We can’t imagine having our own children behave that way either, however, struggling with understanding a

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11 Foods Your Baby May Not Be Ready For

It is convenient to just feed babies some of the regulars on the family menu but is it the best? At infancy, a baby’s ability to chew, swallow and digest food is greatly underdeveloped. Baby is simply not ready. To

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Life Skills To Start Teaching Your Kids At An Early Age

Too many kids grow up without basic life skills that all humans will require throughout their lifetime. Most kids don’t learn how to handle real-world situations until they’re in high school, not because they don’t want to but because parents

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10 Golden Rules For Mums Raising Sons

Let’s face it, raising a boy is a little different from raising a girl. Most times, mums know exactly how to parent their girl child, but find out they need a little more than just the authority of being the

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4 Sure Ways To Encourage Your Baby To Start Talking

Literally speaking, babies are born ready to learn many of the skills they will need as time goes by. Starting from birth, they hearken to the words and sounds in their surroundings and attempt to make meaning of them all.

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Parenting Advice: Reality Star Mom, Blac Chyna Reels Out 7 Vital Things A Child Needs To Hear

Blac Chyna is showing some love to her kiddos! The reality star shared adorable photos of her cute little children, King Cairo, 6, and Dream Kardashian, 2½, on Instagram and accompanied them with some pretty great advice for parents. The 31-year-old

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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Risks, Causes & Prevention

It is a concern for parents of newborns that their baby might suddenly stop breathing during the night, and although the risks that that will happen with an apparently healthy infant is very minimal, yet you should still understand the

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APT! BBNaija Star, Bambam Counsels Parents On The Importance Of Child Training

Former BBNaija housemate, Bamike ‘BamBam’ Olawunmi, has dished out some valuable parental advice on how to raise kids to be responsible and accountable. In a series of tweets, BamBam explained that several unsavoury reports of rape and assaults in recent

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Facebook User, Lucia Thioma, Explains Why Fairytale Books Should Be Trashed From Children’s Library

A Facebook user, Lucia Thioma, has identified what she believes to be fault-lines in how children are raised, especially with regard to the kind of books that they are entertained and groomed with. The Nigerian woman who is obviously intolerant

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Attachment Parenting: Harvard Study Shares Helpful Tips For Raising Caring Children (Part 2)

It’s every parent’s goal to raise a caring, kind, respectful, loving and ethical children. Raising these kind of children is and always has been hard work. But it’s something all of us can do. And no work is more important

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Why Your Child’s Social Skills In Kindergarten Are More Important Than Their Academics

Schools and parents often feel the pressure to cut back on play and social interaction for children, in order to get more “hard skill” instruction time in, but reports confirm it’s actually the “soft skills” that are most predictive of

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Nigerian Mum, Lolo, Reveals How A Health Tip She Learnt On Twitter Saved Her Child’s Life

A mum-of-two, Lolo, took to Twitter to narrate how a random tip she learned on the app came in handy and became a lifesaver following an unexpected situation she experienced with her toddler. The mum took to her handle @_IamEmpress_ 

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PARENTING! Mom Shares The Smart Way She Is Teaching Her Kids About Consent & Boundaries

It’s 2019 and just because it used to be okay doesn’t make it so now. In the era of the #MeToo movement, you may assume that men understand consent. But it’s clear from research (where men still confuse sexual interest with consent), public

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