How much of the rod should we spare?

Debola and Olaposi our seven year-old daughter and five year-old son always get the beating of their lives anytime they make a mistake (small or big) whenever their father is home. I am not saying I ‘spare the rod’ on such occasion but most of the time, I reason with …

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Peculiar to Mothers only

Nurturing a child from conception to delivery is a unique deal every woman must be actively involved in by default The experience of hosting another creature cannot be expressed or explained…it is ‘fantastically’ mind blowing Kicks are painful and make people angry but that of a foetus to the mum …

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Real Parents Pray

How will you feel when you hear your child testifying that ‘I am a product of a praying mother or father’? We all know that life is full of ups and downs, hurdles of different heights to be crossed, oceans of variable sizes to wade, challenges of various weights to …

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Whose business is it?

Whose business is it?

Kudos to every mum that carried the pregnancy for the period of 9 months with their physical shape, health, nutritional balance, emotional state and probably career and finance –  all at stake. This business is majorly theirs as no one can help a woman with the pregnancy no matter how honestly …

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When should I introduce discipline to my child?

When should I introduce discipline to my child?

‘I really don’t know why this happens every time I correct or discipline our daughter’ said Tade to himself many times over, while pacing the floor of the room. He left the sitting room angrily because his wife Temi objected to his telling Tayo off (their three year-old daughter) when …

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Together but apart…

The offensive odour of burnt food filled the whole house and was almost choking their five year old son who was playing a game on his dad’s tab and the little three year old princess watching a cartoon on the TV, both in the sitting room close to the kitchen. …

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