How to groom strong-willed children
Strong-willed children are usually referred to as ‘stubborn’. They do not give up easily and they always have their way, no matter what, says Kehinde Mosopefoluwa Babajide, Founder, Intentional Parenting Initiative (Providing Guidance And Tips On Effective Parenting Lifestyle). You can hardly force them to do something they do not want to do. They throw…
Help your kids develop self-control
Getting your kids to make great strides in developing self-control is a good way to learn to manage their impulses in appropriate ways. While older kids are beginning to understand what is and is not acceptable and can anticipate the consequences of their actions
Strengthen your parent-child bond
The challenges of raising children today have increased and parents are not finding it an easy ride to nurture a child. Parenting is not a walk in the park and children need all the quality time
Parenting and celebrating fathers
It was all about fathers this past week as we celebrated father’s day around the world. On the Lagosmums platform, we decided to spotlight fathers and hear from them as they shared the critical part they play when it comes to raising children.
6 Ways To Handle A Child With Bad Behaviour
Many if not all aspire to be parents someday but being a parent is one thing, being able to raise your child right is another. The job of raising a child is a delicate yet very important one because if you don't get it right, you end up raising a negative adult that becomes a…
Fun ways to keep your child productively engaged
As the COVID-19 lockdown gradually eases, unfortunately, schools are still not allowed to resume, hence parents will continue to explore fun ways to get their kids engaged, says parenting enthusiast and founder Fabmum.ng, Jayne Augoye.
The Need for Gender-Neutral Parenting
The menace of gender inequality that we struggle with within the Nigerian society largely stems from a dysfunctional parenting model that reinforces heterodox gender roles. This parenting model is deleterious to the fight of gender equality and inclusion, and it embodies a vicious cycle that is passed from generation to generation. We have to hack…
Foods rich in DHA are great for your child’s development
Ensuring that your child eats healthy meals can be quite a task, however, when you are sure that the content they are consuming is right for their bodies, you will definitely be at peace. A lot of snacks and foods out there can tell that they are “healthy” for your kids....
‘Parenting … A life long right every child is entitled to’
Vivian Kayode-Yusuf is the Founder, ‘I Need To Know Foundation’ (INTKF), a non-profit organisation that focuses on young adults, teenagers, and the community. She is also the Chief Operating Officer of L’Pacemaker Group.
Help your kids boost their immunity
With the deadly Lassa and Corona viruses currently in the country, there is need to ensure that our children’s immune system are in good shape. For children; their immune systems are just like an antivirus warning message..