A Nigerian woman suffering from the sickle cell disorder, whom doctors feared would not live up to age 20, is now in her 40s, married, and also a mother. The woman, Devaan Hanmation shared her story in a Twitter thread,
Good health is perhaps the most overlooked blessing but it should not even be so; considering that it is impossible to lead a fulfilling life with a compromised health. Regular medical checkups are an important way to stay on top
Motherhood changes everything. Or should we say everything changes even before you become a mum. When you realise you are expecting is a truly exciting time, but also it can be a tricky phase filled with a mix of different
Former BigBrotherNaija housemate, Mike Edwards had already distinguished himself with how he conducted himself during his 99 day stay at the Big Brother House. Edwards who got married barely a month before the show began is not the first married
Motivatiinal speaker and clergywoman, Laurie Idahosa, has shared some wisdom with Christian women who are single. The mum-of-three took to her Twitter handle to dish out excellent relationship advice to the single ladies. In her lengthy but eyeopening Twitter thread,
For single mums, finding love can be a lot more complicated than it is for other singles. Single mums obviously worry, not only about finding a non-judgmental/supportive man, they worry whether their new relationship will allow for the healthy emotional
Having a baby is a huge leap! virtually every mum agrees that motherhood is one of the most (if not the most) profound transitions a person could ever experience. Whether you want it to or not, having a baby changes
There’s no joy that compares to becoming a mum for the first time and while it can feel like nothing else in the world could matter as long as you can cuddle and marvel at your little one, many mums
The time comes in every child’s life when the appropriate next thing to do is ditch the nappy or diapers and start potty training. But this stage can be incredibly challenging and even exhausting – for both the parents and
Parenting an autistic child can seem overwhelming in the beginning, but it really gets better as the years go by and children with autism can open our eyes and our hearts to deeper contexts of love, courage, and humanity; all
Many parents who have weaned their babies are aware of the power-struggles that can accompany getting your child to try new foods or to even eat the one food they liked last week. A good reason why introducing new foods
Menstruation is a naturally occurring physiological condition in women. It is the process by which women shed blood and other material from the lining of the uterus (womb) at intervals of about one month from puberty until menopause except during
Eating during pregnancy is not really about whether you feel like it, it is more of a necessity. You need to not only eat, but you need to eat right and take precautions against possible but avoidable complications. Below are
Living for today’s woman is obviously more mobile and fast-paced, but it is also much easier. When it comes to health matters, the information-age is rich with simple how tos and DIYs. For obvious reasons, good health remains a top
Nigerian popstar, Kingsley Okonkwo, better known as Kcee, took to his Instagram handle to lend his voice to the heightened public outcry against the culture of rape but he’s already been criticised for getting it all wrong despite his intentions.
Understanding when your toddler is ready to transition from diapers to potty training can be a little daunting for some mums, there are however a number of surefire signs that just shows it’s time to begin the transition. One of
Sickle cell advocate and nutritional consultant, Ridwan Adewale, has shared tips that he employs to relieve his symptoms. While reflecting on his late friend, Uche, who died of sickle cell, Ridwan spoke of the devastating realities of the disease but
Children are born without any impression or knowing; they begin only to have their blank paper filled from the influences that they are exposed to daily. Many people agree that few things are as delightful in a child as cultured
Temper tantrums are an emotional outburst associated with children, ranging from whining and crying, to screaming, kicking and stomping among others. This emotional outburst is often sudden and need not be provoked before a child who is prone to throw
You are pregnant! Congrats—now you’re trying to figure out how to deal with your closet for the next nine months. Of course, maternity style is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. There are plenty of ways to approach it but more than
It’s hard to not feel left out when you are not in a relationship and are raising children on your own. You do have plenty of love to celebrate as a parent, even if you don’t have a romantic partner.
Everyday, it is typically one tale of woe after another where marriages in Nigeria are concerned, read here, and here. But God bless a Nigerian hubby, with Twitter name Hassan Ola, for teaching grace, and tolerance. READ ALSO: Ex-Presidential Aide And
Struggling with sleeping is probably normal for some babies. There are however some strategies that can help ease your baby’s sleep difficulties. Here are some helpful tips: 1. Warm the crib with a warm towel Your baby might just be
If you are currently thinking of starting a business to boost your income, find 9 key tips you should note to help you make a success of your aspirations… 1. Choose a business that suits your personality and mummy roles.