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One Mums Journey To Getting Body Back After Baby

by APRIL LAUGH Getting Body Back after Baby Pregnancy is a thing of joy. Giving birth is even greater joy. However, fabulous Mums usually struggle to remain fab after they have dropped. The baby fat hangs around everywhere: flabby fat arms; droops around the stomach; a roll of flesh around the waist. I’m presently 9…

Grandparents

The Power Of Grandparents

Raising children is an interesting experience and while we are trying to figure it out, we should not forget the power of grandparents. Parenting does not really have a clear pathway, it has its twists and turns and sometimes you might say you really can’t say which way it would go. However I’ve come to realize that…

Spoken Words

The Power of Words

I’m sure everyone at some time in their lives have been affected by words whether positively or negatively. The power of words cannot be under-estimated. Wars have been started by seemingly mere words. Broken hearts have been mended by mere words. Hurtful words have changed lives forever. Why then do we think that words don’t…

Genius

The Making of a Genius

My life was radically changed when I read a book titled “Outliers” by Malcolm Gladwell. This book is a must read for every parent. We all have an illusion that geniuses are born that way. We believe that some are born with a greater IQ than the others and that makes them better than their…

Couple

Keep The Marriage Alive

I’m sure someone’s wondering what keeping the marriage alive has to do with motherhood. Sorry to burst your bubble, the quality of your marriage has a great deal to do with how well your children turn out. If you are not sure, just do a survey. Children from divorced homes find it harder to deal…

Dad and Daughter

Fathers and Daughters

I’ve always felt that there’s a special bond between fathers and daughters, likewise mother and sons. Maybe because I’m female, I actually think that the bond between fathers and daughters is stronger. I grew up in a traditional home. By traditional I mean, I didn’t hear the words; “I love you” flying about. Hugs weren’t…

Being Organized

I Choose To Be Organized

For some of us, organization comes easy, while for others, it’s a chore. Whether you fall into the first category or not, as a mum, you will realize that you can’t really be effective without being organized. I can hear panic buttons going off; calm down. Being organized doesn’t mean you have to fit into…

Vision

What Do You See

What do you see? You can only build according to the pattern you see. Because sometimes we don’t have a picture in mind, we build haphazardly. You must have a picture in your mind of what you want that child to be. It’s that picture in your mind that guides your decisions, your actions and…

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

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