I am a mother of three, two sons, and one girl. They have different personalities. My firstborn is very well organized and responsible. He is like a second mum in my family while the brother is messy. He rarely gets a compliment, but surprises me with good grades at the end of the term. My … Continue reading Do parents have a favorite child?
Not everyone will understand that it’s just a child, and will learn table manners with time. Parents are often judged by other parents for something we call small. I have seen some parents pinch children to stop them from acting peculiar before food, but guess what? Nothing changed apart from shame and hurting a child. … Continue reading Table manners every child should learn
I walked into the mall with my three-year-old daughter who had purple braids. Mums turned to glance at me in disappointment, but I did not mind. The most amazing part was their children because they turned and screamed to them, “I want hair like that one! Please can I have it please?” These mums looked … Continue reading Colored hair for your daughter; Yah or Nah?
It is a parent's contentment when their children start helping with housework. However, most parents do not know the right time to start training their children. Meanwhile, some parents prefer to let their children be children and hire maids to do all the house chores. It is prime to teach your child to do house … Continue reading WHEN AND WHY CHILDREN SHOULD START HELPING WITH HOUSE CHORES.
We often get lost in being perfect mums and forget about ourselves. Changing diapers, keeping the house clean, working, and taking care of children is not an easy task to do. However much we do all these, we should know that self-care is paramount, and stop struggling with perfection. Why do you think it is … Continue reading Why and how you should make self-care a priority as a mum.
Breast milk is essential in the lives of our children, but at one time, you will have to stop breastfeeding. I know the majority of the Mums think of the day that they will stop breastfeeding their babies, but it is not easy. Home staying mums find it difficult to stop breastfeeding as compared to … Continue reading Tips on how to stop breastfeeding without pain.
Last time I saw president Museveni having a good time with his grandchildren in his home district. A very conducive environment with a large herd of cattle in the background. Guess what came into my mind? Every parent living in the city should let their children experience village life regardless of the social class. Experiencing … Continue reading Let your child experience the village life too.
It has been six months down the road since when schools were closed in Kenya due to COVID 19. All students across the country were recommended to study online to keep up with school work. The Ministry of Education talked about re-opening schools in September 2020 and later informed the public that schools will resume … Continue reading Should schools be opened or Not?
Have you ever asked yourself why you suddenly love your sweet child's favorite cartoon? We often see our children grab their teddy-bears to sit close to the screen and listen attentively. At times they sing and dance along with the cartoons, and this gives them unexpected joy. As a mom, seeing my child dancing and … Continue reading Little one’s favorite cartoon and why you love it too
House helps are important people in our lives because they do things that we would spend a lot of time on. They keep our houses tidy, take care of our children when we are busy pursuing our careers, and other domestic work. Sometimes they become part of us that we start treating and considering them … Continue reading Why husbands should not intervene wife * house help arguments?