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July 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

What is Affluenza? Affluenza is seen as ‘placing a high value on money, possessions, appearances (physical and social) and fame’. It is a social condition arising from the desire to be more wealthy, successful or...

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July 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

Is your child’s schedule so busy that you spend your days racing from activity to activity, or does your child refuse to get involved in anything? In order to raise kids well, they need a...

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June 17, 2014 - 3 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 CampDates:  July...

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June 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

This article is an excerpt from @TimElmore How do you identify a healthy, mature child – adult? This is one who has developed intellectually, volitionally, emotionally and spiritually. As a parent this is a good list...

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May 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

Discipline is the process of teaching your child what type of behaviour is acceptable and what type is not acceptable. In other words, discipline teaches a child to follow rules. It sounds so straightforward, yet...

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May 26, 2014 - 0 Comments

Parenting in the cyber world is a daunting prospect. Some of us have come late and somewhat reluctantly to social media, and cyber bullying, trolling and the like are another unanticipated worry of modern parenthood....

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May 25, 2014 - 1 Comments

There are some children who might be underweight or with whom it is a struggle to get them to eat and put on the adequate weight necessary. Here below are some tips to help with...

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May 23, 2014 - 0 Comments

I read an article by Dr Shimi Kang and picked up a new term in parenting styles I could relate to and quite like – The Dolphin Mum. A Dolphin Mum, means a collaborative (authoritative) parent....

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March 6, 2014 - 0 Comments

I came across this article on Submarine parenting on Huffington post, as an effective parenting style with teenagers.   Submarine parenting is staying out of sight under the surface letting the kids manage their lives as...

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March 5, 2014 - 0 Comments

Some women don’t have any pregnancy symptoms for weeks and may only realise they could be pregnant when they start to have some of the following pregnancy symptoms. Generally the first signs of pregnancy (sore...

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