HAVING ONLY BABY GIRLS

Children are precious gifts from God, male or female. Basic biology has shown us that we play little or no role regarding the sex of our children. With this knowledge, we ought to be way beyond the century when having baby girls were seen as disappointment. Unfortunately, having girl babies is still an issue among […]

THE BULLY AND BULLIED AT SCHOOLS (Dowen Saga)

What parents can do. A school provides an atmosphere of learning. However, it comprises children of diverse backgrounds, different orientations and children from unstable homes . School environment being a facilitative place for learning could also expose susceptible children to multiple tensions, which could hinder progress or enhance resilience. Schools are supposedly not places where […]

Appreciation Strengthens Marriage.

Appreciating your spouse is an easy, modest, and exhilarating thing to do. Showing appreciation to each other is one of the secrets to a happy marriage; yet most married couples take it for granted. We fail to properly appreciate the things we do for one another. It can be easy to neglect to thank your […]

LOVE AND DO NOT OVER PAMPER

Doing things for your children in the name of love has different dimensions to it. Doing things that your children are capable of doing is not showing love. We all frown at over pampering but often indulge in it unknowingly. Most times some parents cannot even differentiate love from over pampering. Yes, pampering your children […]

EARN YOUR CHILDREN’S RESPECT WITHOUT BEING PHYSICALLY ABUSIVE

Many Nigerian parents deliberately instill fear in their children as a form of discipline. These parents believe that their children fearing them is the best form of discipline. Some even get physically abusive with their children to command respect. However, we forget so easily that if children are so scared of their parents, they become […]

FEBRUARY 14TH

The feast of Saint Valentine, commonly known as Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. It’s by the corner, the most lovey-dovey day of the year. It is a day of celebration indeed. However, there is need for us to explain to our children what Valentine’s Day is all about. They need to know that Valentine’s Day […]