Tag Teens

7 Things Your Teen Child Needs To Know Before Leaving For The University

That time of the year when your teen child is about to graduate high school, and is preparing for all the qualification exams to help him/her gain entrance into the university is absolutely a time to look forward to. READ

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How To Help Your Children Find Their Identity

Ololade Hector-Fowobaje A major task confronting pre-teens and teens is to develop a sense of individual identity; to find answers to the questions, ‘Who am I?’ and ‘Where am I going?’ The search for personal identity involves deciding what is

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7 Signs Your Child is Sexually Active

For most parents, sexual education with a teen is a very awkward topic to broach, yet we cringe at the though of our child actually having sex. It’s important to note that at puberty, curiosity about sex is perfectly normal

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The 5 Stages Of Relationship Between a Mother & Her Daughter

The love and connection between a mother and her daughter is priceless. It comes with a lot of tears and effort from both women. We took the time out to break down what the 5 stages of a relationship between

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How To Stop Cellphones & Electronic Gadgets From Keeping Your Child Awake at Night

With the current rate of technological advancement, children are getting to know how to use electronic devices even better than adults some times. It is a well known fact that children are exposed to their phones, TV screens, laptop and iPad

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5 Ways To Make Internet Use Safer For Your Kids

Matthew Imerhion The internet is the go-to spot for almost anything nowadays. On the flip side, people have also been robbed, emotionally and physically abused while others have been morally corrupted. How then do we make the Internet safe for

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Signs Your Child is Sexually Active

Ameena Aliyu-Beighton For most parents, sexual education is an awkward topic to broach, yet, we cringe at the very thought that our kids may be going beyond ‘first base’. It’s important to note that at puberty, curiosity about sex is

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Puberty Education: What to Tell Your Pre-teen & Teenager About Their Changing Body

Ololade Hector- Fowobaje Talking to your child about puberty as part of a comprehensive sexual education is crucial to helping them understand the changes their body is undergoing better. Find key things you should discuss below… Start With the Basics

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17 Basic Principles Of Good Parent/Child Communication (from 4 years on)

  Ability to effective communicate in any relationship is necessary for that relationship to be successful. Let the child know that you are interested and involved and that you will help when needed. Turn off the television or put the

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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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