Tag Parenting

“Everything I do as a parent is what I swore I would never do” – Pink Talks Parenting Her Two Kids

American singer, Pink has been appointed to the cover of ‘The Beautiful Issue 2018’ by People Magazine. The 38-year-old star mom graces the magazine cover with her two kiddos, daughter Willow Sage, 6, and son Jameson Moon, 15-months old. The mother of

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5 Five Reasons Why Yelling at Your Kids Is a Lose-Lose Situation

Ogbugoh Terundu Joy Esq. Yelling at your child when he or she goes wrong might be instinctive even for a parent not given to spanikng their child. Frustrated by the demands of parenting, it becomes almost impossible not to yell

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“I Still Scold Him” – Yemi Osinbajo’s Mum, Olubisi Osinbanjo, on Parenting Him Amongst 4 Other Siblings

In a chat with Punch, 85-year-old Mrs. Olubisi Osinbajo, mother of the Nigerian Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo discusses parenting, her journey to raising four boys and a girl amidst how being the mother of a Vice president has affected her life. See excerpts of

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Why “Children are a burden” – Nigerian Woman Explains In a Series of Tweets

The Nigerian-London based speaker and writer sparked a heated conversation on social media after she tweeted that children are a burden. She clarified her position by saying she doesn’t mean a ‘burden’ in a negative sense but that raising children requires a mother to

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5 Things Every Mother Must Do for Her Child

Remi Seedy The good book says that a good child belongs to his father while a bad child is the sorrow of his mother. What?! I was shocked when I found that statement in the bible! Prior to that day,

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Pastor Jimmy Odukoya’s Wife, Kemi is One Fortunate Woman! See Why

Most Africans have argued that parenting is mostly a woman’s responsibility while the financial responsibility of running a home, tuition, etc rests on the man. Well, the daughter-in-law of late pastor Bimbo Odukoya, Kemi disagrees with this notion. The mother of one

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”Being a good wife or mom goes beyond cooking Great Meals” – OAP Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi Explains Why

Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi, an award winning On Air Personality talks parenting on social media. According to the Nigerian broadcaster and presenter known for presenting programmes on Cool FM and The Beat 99.9 FM, the roles of a father as the

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8 Key Qualities of A Great Parent (Two)

Good parenting doesn’t come on a platter of gold. It takes deliberate and consistent effort. We serve you some sterling qualities you should have to steer the wheel in the right direction. Continued from here 5. Mentoring and Role Modelling: You are

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5 Signs Your Child Is Not Happy At School And What To Do

Sometimes, when children feel pressured or intimidated at school or they have not adjusted to staying too long away from home, they become unhappy. However, parents may not be able to tell if their children are not happy at school.

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10 Questions To Ask Yourself If Your Discipline Strategies Aren’t Working (Part 1)

By Ndidi Adekunle So you’ve tried all the discipline strategies you know, and, still, nothing seems to work. You’re in a bit of a panic, as the handwriting is boldly written on the wall that you’d better get a hold

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14 Cool Things To Do With Your Kids In 2018 (Part Two)

By Eyinade Eweje The importance of dedicating more quality time to our children cannot be over-emphasized. This year offers a fresh opportunity to renew your commitment to this in view of making more positive impacts in their lives while also

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Millionaire Dad Hires Strippers to Perform at Son’s 12th Birthday Party | See Footage

It’s not unusual for a parent to go over the top to celebrate their children on their special days. However, what this millionaire dad did on his 12-year-old son’s birthday has left many questioning his parental values. Video footage of

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6 Signs You’re Putting Too Much Pressure on Your Child

Ineh Olisah As parents, it’s normal to set certain standards to guide your children’s performance and putting structures in place to help them meet up is necessary. However, in the process, some parents start pushing too hard. Though children are

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PARENTING: See How Dad Corrected His Son for Fighting with His Sister

Children err all the time, because they are children but guess what? Adults make mistakes too. It is the ability to correct them lovingly and effectively that makes for good parenting. And this is what the story we are about

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“He gave me a condom when I was 16”: Singer, CDQ Speaks About Relationship With His Late Dad

Popular indigenous rap artiste, CDQ, lost his dearest father in 2008. Taking a trip down memory lane with Punch, CDQ opened up on his relationship with his late father, whom he referred to as his best friend and confidant. According to

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La La Anthony Breaks Silence on the State of Her Relationship With Ex Husband Carmelo Anthony

There were reports in April that celebrity couple Carmelo Anthony & La La Vazquez split after 13 years together (read here). It was also reported that the pair who got married in 2013 separated due to allegations that Carmelo, a basketball player, was

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Does Your Zodiac Sign Affect Your Parenting Style? These Astrologists Think So

Everyone has a different approach to parenting, but astrologists believe it’s influenced by your star sign – and when a parent was born can hugely impact who their little ones become. According to astrologists at Rebel Circus, your zodiac sign

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Toyin Saraki Talks About Parenting: ‘Being there for my children is non-negotiable’

Toyin Ojora-Saraki, the wife of Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki, has disclosed that she shares a special bond with her children. One of her kids, Oluwatosin Halima recently got married to her boo and in their wedding photos shared online, one

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Davido’s Baby Mama, Sophie Seeks Advice On Child Discipline

Like most parents, singer Davido’s first baby mama, Sophie Momodu, has said being a mother and parenting overall, is something she’s finding difficult. The single mum of one took to her Snapchat to seek the advice of experienced parents on spanking

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9 Reasons Strong-willed Children Are Amazing

A strong-willed child is one who stands by what he/she feels is right and will not change his stance easily. This is definitely a good thing when you think of peer pressure that led many kids into doing the wrong

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5 Ways To Build A Positive Home For Your Children

Mark Wealth A child’s experiences at home is a major influence on the path they take in life and the kind of person they grow up to become. Although some end up deviating from the values they have been raised

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”Fathers if your kids hide from you… you need to adjust”- Actor Yomi Fash Opens up on Fatherhood

Popular Yoruba actor and producer Yomi Fash Lanso, 49, has revealed that as a man, if you return home and your children are hiding at a corner, it shows you are not the commander of that home. He revealed this in

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7 Parenting Lessons Parents Are Likely to Overlook

Doesn’t every parent want to see that their parenting seeds produce fruitful trees? I mean, it’s not just about giving birth to children, but deriving joy from those children through their relationships with you and with the world around them.

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10 Principles of Healthy Snacking All Parents Should Live By

Mark Wealth It’s a noble and exciting thing to teach your children healthy lifestyle. Their eating habits are very important to their growth and development. Based on this we have taken our time to put together a number of principles

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6 Things Families Who Live Far Away From Close Relatives Deal With

Building and raising a family far away from close relatives comes with its challenges. Couples find themselves living far away from their families mainly because of economic challenges, career opportunities or their marriage itself. They have to make careful plans

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