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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 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

There are different schools of thought on the idea of how Children should spend their Summer Break, some parents and caregivers believe Children are kept so busy during the school year so they deserve to...

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July 19, 2014 - 0 Comments

Young men need some specific guidance to become the men they are meant to become in the future. Below are some recommended steps for dealing with young men as they are developing culled from Tim Elmore....

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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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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 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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