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Top 10 Ways to Discipline without Spanking

To Spank or not to Spank… This is an age-long debate. It’s become controversial in many quarters. And now, since I immigrated to a land that frowns at spanking, I had to research alternatives to spanking that works well and even better.…

Dealing with my Child’s Tantrums

You child is having a meltdown, throwing tantrums....and you can't seem to put a finger to it. You know he is not sick, it is not hunger, tiredness and need to use the washroom! Then what you can do? Be understanding. Your child is…

Should I Say NO to My Child

“My daughter will simply not take No for an answer, whenever she asks something, she keeps whining about it and I get afraid to say No, because if I do, she will cry till my No changes to a reluctant Yes”. This is an unhealthy trend…

Why Teach your Kids to do Chores at Home?

Great Reasons to Engage your Children in Household Chores Chores contribute to a child’s organizational abilities, speed, maturity, self-discipline and self-confidence. Hence, it is believed that children who help out with chores at…

Safe Search Engines for Kids

Here are some of them... https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/net-safety.html Dearmama, please note: The decision about how safe the above mentioned search engines are and how much internet access your…

Is it Wrong to Bottle Feed My Baby

Bottle Feeding Quality formula milk contains most of the nutrients your baby needs, and introducing it -- whether during the first few weeks or a few months later -- doesn't make you less than a good mother. It is not wrong to bottle…

Right School For My Child

Proven Tips to Help You Decide On the Right School for Your Child Hello guys, I am back from the school search expedition…. I garnered a few points that can help me decide on whether my kids remain in the school they were or whether I…

Shopping for the Right School

Dear Mama, SEPTEMBER IS HERE A new academic year is almost here. For me, it’s usually a time for a re-evaluation of my children’s school. Should they continue where they are or should I change their school? Pardon my manners, I should…