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Mums When You Need To Slow Down

Contributed by Toun Deji-Anjous I usually start off each year with a bang and, like ‘Pinky and the brain’, dreams of taking over the world. But for once, I sense God telling me to slow down through certain events that have taken place. When you need to slow down..you need to make it happen. I…

Power Of A Slaying Mum

Power Of a Slaying Mum This is a spin on the popular best selling book by Stormie Omartian titled, ‘Power Of a Praying Woman’, amongst other titles that she has in these series. I want to talk to us mothers today about the slaying power that we have. Now when I say slay, I know…

Get a Life / Cancer

Get A Life Before You Get A Man!

[Tweet “LagosMums to be, get a life before you get a man”] I actually thought it was me. Maybe it was the way I viewed it or maybe I am biased because I am single. Someone even said it is because I am jealous of those in a “society approved” relationship that I have strong…

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Isn’t Motherhood a Marathon?

Is it surprising that motherhood and marathon both begin with the same letter but I think beyond that they share a few similarities? Unlike the marathon where many who compete, keep training for many months to build stamina to go the distance, motherhood does not give that opportunity upfront. Most athletes start out very excited…

Lastma Officials

DALM | Thanking Those Seemingly Thankless Jobs

Diary Adventures of LagosMums: DALM: Thanking those seemingly thankless jobs My children’s school is teaching the students to appreciate support staff and community helpers. I did not think so much of this until two days ago.  As I drove down streets of Lekki I saw the men who are clearing the gutters. Not only are they working in…

Parenting

Stay At Home Versus Working Mum Continued

Contributed by Ayo Iyiola-Olumide This is the series from last week on the age old discussion on stay at home versus working mums continued. Many women work for different reasons. If your parents were divorced and you watched your mum raise seven kids alone with little or no support from your dad, then you will probably…

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Prayers I prayed

Prayers I prayed, praying for the little things. There was something I did not forget with these two pregnancies, something I got right; I prayed. There are many prayers I prayed. I had a book that I wrote down the things I wanted to see in my children’s life, excerpts from the Bible, dreams I…

Protect kids Online

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

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