Characteristics of The 21st Century Teen

There is a huge gap of understanding created vastly by technology between late 20th teens and 21st century teenagers. Parents, teachers and adults alike do not understand the new age teenagers, or the world they live in as it revolves in an alarming rate. It appears that teenagers today value leisure time over work and to…

Seven Things To Know About Malaria

April 25th is the World Malaria Day. While it is common knowledge that malaria is a life-threatening disease caused by parasites that are transmitted to people through the bites of the infected female Anopheles mosquito, here are seven things you might not know about malaria. 1. Your Body Smell Could Increase Your Chances Of Infection Ever…

Home Schooling Vs. Traditional Schooling in Nigeria

Home schooling vs. traditional schooling in Nigeria, this was a conversation we had on our community @LagosMums recently. Homeschooling refers to the education of a child at home either by a parent or tutor while traditional schooling refers to the conventional school setting complete with teachers, boards and classmates. There are a few families that…

The heart and Essence of Easter

The Heart & Essence of Easter

Ironic isn’t it, how during Christmas, from the month before, the city is filled with decorations to depict the season. You drive through Maryland and the decorations are obvious from the independence tunnel and its environs. Likewise on the Island, corporate organisations, especially the banks, are almost trying to outdo each other with their Christmas…

How An Autistic Child Can Excel

Autism/Autism Spectrum Disorder is a condition that is usually detected in children when they are between the ages of 2-3 years. It is usually identified by challenges with verbal communication, social skills and repetitive behaviours. Parents of children with autism, as with parents of other special needs children, suddenly find themselves thrown into the deep…

7 Ways to show love to your children

7 Ways To Show Love To Your Children

It’s unarguable that showing children you love them is the best way to teach them the concept of love. Show them how to love and make them experience what being loved feels like. For them to grow up to be loving, secured, confident and optimistic people, parents should raise their children in an environment where…

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