Tag Parenting Tips

15 Important Items Every Parent Should Have in Their Car On a Road Trip

Taking your kids out for a ride can be a handful. Children are always either restless, hungry or in need of something they ‘forgot’. In order to be ready to handle any ‘normal’ situation that may arise on a road

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8 Parenting Tips to Help You Understand Your Introverted Child Better

Adesua Iyoyojie As Africans, we read meanings into everything and fidget about a lot of things, especially if it concerns our children’s emotional, psychology, physical, mental development or issues we do not understand. We expect our child to act the

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Mikel Obi’s Wife, Olga Dishes Out Parenting Advice . . . What Do You Think?

Mikel Obi’s Russian wife, Olga Allegra shared a video of their twin daughters playing in a bush and advised parents to let their children play outside as much as possible instead of buying them iPads and iPhones. Olga, who has a

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6 Parenting Habits to Develop as Your Child Becomes a Teen

As children develop into teens, the overall influence a parent has on them becomes  limited, whether the parent accepts it or not. They come in fourth behind friends, teachers, and, the Internet. The best a parent can do is to

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6 Top Surprises Parenting Throws At You

Here are six surprises that come with being a parent that no one could have prepared you for: There is no time off. None, no breaks, no vacations, no end to it. Even if someone else is watching your children,

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Things You Must Do to Raise A Successful Child (Part 2)

…Continued from part 1 6. QUIT THE SPOON-FEEDING Do you often edit your child’s homework to the extent that you eliminate all his mistakes so he scores 100% every time without any tutoring? When he meets the same task in

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MOMS SHARE: 5 Things I’m Teaching My Kids & Why

By Funke Eweje There are often variations in the core values individual parents lay emphasis on as far as raising their children is concerned. Of course, their bias is often informed by salient reasons. Find out top five (5) values

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BECOME A BETTER PARENT: See 8 Bad Habits to Quit in the New Year

Matthew Imerhion It’s normal for parents to discipline a child as they deem fit, at least in these culture-rich parts of the world, but what if the parent is the root cause of the child’s unpleasant behaviour? Let’s review some

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11 Tips on Raising a Strong-willed Child

It’s normal for children to test and push boundaries from time to time. While strong-willed children tend to do this more often, it’s important that parents note being strong-willed is not bad and only takes developing suitable parenting techniques. See useful

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PARENTING: 10 Tips to Keep Up with Your Duties in 2016

Matthew Imerhion Parenting is like driving at full speed and multitasking while everything else becomes increasingly unpredictable; from mother nature to job expectations even down to family members. Parents who haven’t forfeited their conscience towards the family for the pursuit

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7 Things Your Child Needs From You As A Parent

By Ameena Aliyu-Beighton Raising children is undoubtedly one of life’s most precious but still daunting tasks. Here are my quick bites to stir every parent in the right direction. You may notice a reoccurring theme through my points; self esteem

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Things You Must Do to Raise A Successful Child (Part 1)

As parents, we desire to have intelligent and gifted children who outdo our own achievement at each developmental milestone and make us proud and fulfilled parents in the future. Since no one has a more genuine interest in your child

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7 Ways to Improve Your Parenting Skills

By Tracey Porpora Unlike the education or training you received to prepare for your job, parenting skills can’t be taught as much as they can be learned. When you become a parent, no one hands you an instruction manual and

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5 Ways to Curb Parental Anxiety

By Debbie Pincus MS LMHC Sometimes, as parents, we don’t think we are anxious because we are not trembling in our boots.  Often, there is no visible sign of how anxious we are.  Yet, when we look inside our heads, we

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Omoni Oboli Shares Tips On Motherhood, Parenting, Sex And More

In an exclusive interview with Motherhood In-Style Magazine, award winning Nollywood actress, wife and mother of 3 amazing boys, Omoni Oboli generously shares her tips on motherhood, parenting sex and more. Enjoy! 1.DISCIPLINE I believe that kids need to be

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The Challenges of Parenting Today

Parenting today is a lot different from parenting a couple of decades ago. Our society is constantly evolving entailing various changes in the dynamics between parent and child. Effective parenting today requires that the parent is fully aware of the

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TOUGH LOVE PARENTING… BUT IT WORKS!!! BE FIRM PARENTS, CALL THE SHOTS… EASY TIPS

  Though kids can be persistent about having their way, parents just have to make sure they put their foot down on given instructions. “When you repeatedly give in to your child’s requests and demands, you risk raising a mini

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Tips On Raising A Strong Willed Child

    Children have the tendencies to test and push your boundaries from time to time. Some children do this mildly and occasionally, some intensively and more often. A strong willed child is usually argumentative, agitative, obliging and insistent on having

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A-Z STYLE PARENTING

A-Z STYLE PARENTING What does STYLE mean to you? Fashion and beauty is great, lifestyles decorated with posh cars and houses are fabulous.  For us at MIS, style transcends beyond the display of wealth and an expression of all the

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