Parenting

Mama. Mummy. Mum. Mumsy. *

Have you ever wondered how much things have changed since you were a child? Some of you thought your Mum was a witch. The reason? Simple: she never allowed you do what you wanted to do; hang out with the friends, watch TV beyond 9pm, after NTA News. Don’t forget that then, everyone waited in…

Sex Education 101

Is it important to tell children about sex? Seriously is it? Why is ignorance not blissful here? Many of our Mums did not tell us about the dreaded topic, did it affect anything? You ask quickly. You also forget that at that time, the society was different, more controlled. Was there Beauty giving the-Beast-now-transformed-into-Prince a…

Has Your Child Been Talking to You?

Do you have fond memories of your childhood? Do you have loving feelings when you think about your relationship with your parents? Simple question, but I dare say some of your answers may be complicated. It is a known fact that children talk a mile a minute. They ask a gazillion questions at that explorative…

Tips to Stop Bed wetting

It is becoming embarrassing. Your child is seven, eight or nine or ten, yet they don’t seem to be able to control their bladders. Now that’s being nice, plainly said, they still bed wet. You know, they wake up and the mattress is dripping “to-to-to.” And there is no reason to be mad. Take it…

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Are You Raising Tired Children?

Have you looked at your children’s schedules recently? When school is in session, they seem to be busy morning till night: from getting ready for school; getting back from school through the traffic; doing assignments; preparing for extra-lessons; then to the dance lessons or basketball training. During holidays, they are no less busy; they are…

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Rule of the Thumb

Have you ever been around adults who have their tongues hanging out of their mouths at those unguarded moments? Or who suck on their lips while no one is looking? Let’s not even talk about those who suck on their thumbs! Pretty unsightly you must think. But it didn’t start in a day. Mothers deal…

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Computers and Children

Computers and Children Most kids nowadays know what a computer is, are curious and want to try their hands at typing with the keyboard. How many ipad owners find themselves with more children’s apps on their ipad than theirs? There is no doubt that technology has changed the world and continues to do so. The…

Babys Teeth

Taking Care of Baby’s Teeth

Taking care of baby’s teeth is important as kids with good teeth grow up to be adults with good teeth. If you teach your children how to brush and floss and take them to the dentist twice a year, they’ll have strong, healthy teeth. Even though your child’s first teeth or baby teeth will fall out…

Before they return to School…

You’ve been wondering how to keep your children busy this break without making a mess of your own schedules. You love your kids but then you also love your job. They are a blessing; one minute, you miss that they are not around, that they are off to summer school, almost immediately after they return,…

What is it about LagosMums? Being a Mum means that you are many things at the same time…

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