In case you haven’t heard, newborns are much more dependent when they come out than when they were in your tummy (or your wife’s tummy). This total dependence, plus the fact that they can’t tell you what exactly they want, may make those first few years a handful. These hacks can let you slip in…
It is almost the end of an academic school year and as activities wind down, taking stock of the term is paramount. Some children may not have done so well and may be advised to repeat the same class...
What the ‘Big Bang Theory’ struggled to point out to the world is that nothing exists nor should exist without a source. Living or suddenly deprived of life, every man has a society he can trace his ancestry, to excluding the gene-edited babies you’re most likely not one of (if you were, you’d probably have…
Every parent wants a child who is confident, smart and kind. These are qualities that positive and encouraging words can help your child imbibe. These words are also key to moulding them to become the kind of adults we will be proud of. That’s why it’s important to choose the right encouraging words; praise them…
Having good manners is a perfect way to groom morals in your child. Your child’s behaviour towards others in words, deeds and action is key to the overall wellbeing of your child.
Vivian Okoye is a firm believer, preacher and executor of parenting as the root of all sustainable development. An Optometrist by training, Vivian’s mission transcends her role as a Certified Child Psychologist, a professional Parents’ Coach, a Certified Neuro-Linguistic Practitioner, seasoned speaker and author.
The wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, implored parents, guardians and caregivers to pay adequate attention to children by providing proper parenting.
Having your child speak his native language gives them a proper identity and helps them stand out. In our world today where English has become the only source of communication especially amongst our children, ensuring that they have an understanding ...
Every parent should be a role model to his or her child. Your child is always watching what you do; he/she sees how you handle your emotions, stress, reactions and interactions especially with others.
Muslims have been urged to nurture their children to be God-fearing, as the future of society depends on how well parents nurture their wards.
Femi Adekunle is a lawyer and writer. He spoke to GREGORY AUSTIN NWAKUNOR about his two new books – Inspirational Parenting and Busting Parenting Fallacies.