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July 24, 2014 - 0 Comments

What can we do to raise kids with eternal values in today’s challenging 21st century world? Teach and role model! 1. Explicitly teach values, not by lecturing but by asking questions. Listen, and help kids reflect so they...

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July 20, 2014 - 0 Comments

If you learn from your mistakes so will your Child. Everyone makes mistakes. Granted, some mistakes are more significant than others and harder to get over, but they mistakes are part of life. How individuals...

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July 9, 2014 - 1 Comments

We’ve all been born with certain gifts and talents – We grow in proportion to the way we develop these talents. Neglecting them in a way diminishes who we are while developing them helps us...

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July 4, 2014 - 0 Comments

1.       Using toothpicks – Do not use toothpicks infront of children and don’t use it on them. Introduce them to flosses as early as possible. Toothpicks are bad in that they create holes between teeth. Let...

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July 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

An article has been making the rounds, I read the summary at TheAtlantic, of an interview with Indra K. Nooyi, the CEO of PepsiCo. It addresses the age old question of Having it all…Can you have it...

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June 20, 2014 - 0 Comments

Google is part of my life on a daily basis, I instinctively “Google” everything that I am looking for. What I find even more interesting is when my daughter asks me to Google something or...

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June 19, 2014 - 0 Comments

It’s been happening a lot to me recently.  I don’t know if there is something written on my head about it or I’m giving off a certain ‘aroma’ that alerts people to it.  But I...

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June 18, 2014 - 0 Comments

Sleep is really important for health. Sleep is important for preventing obesity: a study just released in the journal Pediatrics showed that children who got less sleep than the average were more likely to be...

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June 17, 2014 - 4 Comments

What are you doing with your children for the upcoming Summer Holidays? LagosMums is combing and compiling a list of various summer camp options. See below.. ———————————————————————————————————     ——————————————————————————————————— ——————————————————————————————————————————————— ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Paloo’s Place Summer...

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June 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

We are celebrating Father’s Day with some quotes from Father’s Around the World. “When I hear people talk about juggling, or the sacrifices they make for their children, I look at them like they’re crazy,...

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