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49 Reasons to Love Michelle Obama

From HuffingtonPost, to celebrate the First Lady Michelle Obama at 49! Michelle Obama is highly educated, smart, and by many accounts as warm and gracious as she seems. She was her husband’s mentor, and she seems to have a marriage where both equality and love are a given. She works tirelessly for her causes, inspiring young…

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How to Know if Your Nanny Needs a Break

A burned-out nanny certainly isn’t likely to cause your children any harm, but she may be less attentive to them or frustrated enough that she terminates her work agreement early. In order to ensure that your children are getting the best possible care and keep turnover to a minimum, it’s wise to be on the…

Robotics STEM Camp for African Girls

WAAW Foundation organizes a high quality, exciting and technically challenging one week residential Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) camp for African Girls in Senior Secondary School (9th to 12th Grades). The camp will be held in Lagos, Nigeria in August 2013. The objective of the camp is to interest and encourage secondary school girls…

12 Kinds of Evil that Wastes Women’s Time

Written by Kristi Jackson 1. Not Learning How to Negotiate. When you become an entrepreneur, it’s no one’s job except yours to learn how to effectively negotiate your proposals, fees, and labor costs. Learning how to negotiate early in your entrepreneurial journey will save you money, headaches and tons of irritation. 2. Saying Yes When You…

Daddy’s Delivery Girl

DADDY’S DELIVERY GIRL by Tracy Nneka Osokolo Tracy Nneka Osokolo is the author of “Red Pepper and English Tea” – ANBUKRAFT Award Winner for Best New Fiction. She was a Resident Writer at the London 2012 Olympics Festival at the Southbank Centre. Tracy will be writing a regular column for LagosMums! Each evening when we sit…

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

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