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    CRUSHES AND DEALING WITH IT

      Kids from 6 years’ experience crushes on the opposite sex, this is normal and should not be blown out of proportion or made bigger than it is. Often times a child that has a good relationship with their Parent will be the first to bring up the topic and it is important not to
  • FRUITS

    AN APPLE A DAY

    An apple a day they say keeps the Doctor away, as a mother I have interpreted this to mean that children are to take fruits every day, different types of fruits. Taking fruits contribute to building the immunity and helps with bowel movements.  In Nigeria, most is not all our fruits are seasonally, so I
  • WATER IS LIFE

      Doctors advocate that adults drink 8 cups of water a day so we can estimate that children are expected to drink at least 4 cups of water a day. Water is life in the sense that everything we do revolves around water, cooking, drinking, bathing, washing e.t.c. Drinking water keeps the body re-hydrates and
  • EATING ON THE DINING TABLE

    EATING ON THE DINING TABLE Modern families rarely eat at the dining table, most families walk into the kitchen, pick up their plate and walk straight to the couch, often in front of the television. While this can be interesting, it has its own disadvantage, especially because the children get use to this habit and
  • GOING TO BED EARLY

    How the kids love love to stay up late into the nights, they are prepared to watch cartoon till morning or till they fall asleep, whenever that is. I remember that as I child, I was always elated when I could stay up late and a few occasions, I will creep out of my room
  • A RUDE CHILD

    Oh dear, that awkward moment when your child behaves badly in a public sphere and you literally want to disappear. This scene is familiar to must mothers and we often find ourselves telling the child before leaving home that we expect them to behave properly to greet and act nicely. However, most times, the child
  • A RUDE CHILD

    Oh dear, that awkward moment when your child behaves badly in a public sphere and you literally want to disappear. This scene is familiar to must mothers and we often find ourselves telling the child before leaving home that we expect them to behave properly to greet and act nicely. However, most times, the child
  • PRAYER POINTS FOR MOTHERS

      As a Nigerian mum, praying is in our DNA, we pray as a default as ordered by the Bible. It is particularly pertinent to note that praying for children is of utmost importance, one must take note of important prayer point for children. My mum says that there is a prayer bank that houses
  • WHAT TO HAVE IN YOUR FIRST AID BOX/WHAT IS IN MY FIRST AID BOX

      As a mother of 3 young children, I have discovered over the years that the following items is a most have in my First aid box or in my case First Aid drawer. thermometer- to help get an accurate temperature of a child with fever. {please cool the child down with cool water if
  • WHAT TO DO WHEN THERE IS A FEVER

      Fever is described as a temperature over 37C, as a mother, once my child feels warmer than usual I use the thermometer to get the actual temperature. Often fever starts late in the night and sometimes getting to the hospital immediately may be difficult. In such cases I usually carry out the following before
  • IT IS ON US

    IT IS ON US to Read Nigerian Picture Story Books to Our Children Opinion piece by Ejemai Olayemi Ph.D., FCCA, FCA , FCTI   It is our responsibility and duty to produce local and indigenous children picture storybooks that depict our culture and tradition, that use the likeness of our children, our phenotype, and our
  • Validation- Who should validate us?

    Let’s discuss Validation. This strange question came to my mind, who should we entrust with validating us? Should it be ourselves; our spouses; our friends or our family or maybe even random strangers. Validation in this concept is the act of receiving commendation or approval or even praise for who we are or what we
  • When is Suicide the only option?

    Never. Suicide is never the only option. No matter how dark, no matter how bleak, no matter how far, no matter how frustrating, no matter how much it seems that the future will never be good; Suicide will never ever be the only option. In our part of the world, suicide is rarely discussed; but
  • Pam`s 30 Poems

    Pam`s 30 Poems

    Pam`s 30 Poems It is a new book by a 10-year- old Author. Is a humours read Hardback Comes with a personal message from the Author One free The Pam`s Tree wool product with every purchase. Available for order and immediate delivery Other storybooks available Visit  www.booksbyemo.com to know more about our products Call or
  • The Pam`s Tree Wool Products

    The Pam`s Tree Wool Products

    Made by a 10-year-old Entrepreneur. Order any of her colourful multi-functional wool products Hand Made Exquisite colours and designs (Rainbow Sparkle Collection, Tude Collection, Rainbow Tube collection, European Collection) Uses- Bracelet Neck Choker Head Band Hair Ruffle Hair Deco Hand Band (For boys) Home Deco Her Poem book Titled Pam`s 30 Poems is also available
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