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What can we Learn from the Harry and Meghan situation?

This situation with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Harry and Meghan has been an ongoing one; but it became much more revealing when the couple shared on an interview with talk show host Oprah Winfrey. This interview entailed what they experienced in Buckingham Palace with the royal family; and it bordered around things like racism,…

How to pack light when Travelling with Toddlers

It is almost Easter, and with most families being indoors for it last year due to the pandemic; surely we would be eager to pack our bags for a nice little trip this time around. But whether you’re packing to go for a walk to the park or your planning a trip across the country;…

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How to Teach Your Children About Easter

When you ask your children about Easter, what exactly do they say?. There are lots of celebrations that we as adults do not know the origin and the true meaning of this celebration is lost to children as well. Easter is one of them. Most of the things we see are mentions of Easter egg…

International Adolescent Health Week

It is International Adolescent Health Week; a week where all parents, teachers, advocates and caregivers focus on the health and well being of our adolescents. International Adolescent Health Week, celebrated the 3rd full week in March yearly; is a grass-roots initiative for young people, their health care providers, teachers, parents, advocates and  communities to come…

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What are the things to know about Parenting in the Digital Age

Parenting our children in this digital age is not about sheltering them from the harshness of the world. It’s about preparing them to thrive in a complex and challenging reality; whether you are new to parenting or have raised children for years. LagosMums hosted a parenting upgrade masterclass, themed “Parenting 3.0”; where we had amazing…

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Raising Children who Challenge the Status Quo

For generations, our society’s status quo has been maintained; but we as parents need to start raising children who will challenge this for the better. The status quo differs for most of us, for instance, International Women’s Day held earlier this week; with the theme, “Choose to Challenge”, encouraging women to call out gender bias and inequality…

How New Parents can deal with Separation Anxiety

For new parents, getting used to separation anxiety can be a huge challenge. No one wants to see their child burst into tears or throw a tantrum every time you want to go out. But did you know that it’s usually at about eight months that a baby first feels any separation anxiety? For most…

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Ways to Promote Creativity in Children from The Headies

The 14th edition of the popular Nigerian Music Award show, The Headies, was held on the 21st of February 2021; to celebrate top-performing artists of the previous year. LagosMums is using this as an avenue to show that creativity is still alive and well; and that we can promote this creativity in our children. Some…

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

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