5 Things You Should Never Say To A Child

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If you have a child, are responsible for a child, or have children around you in any way and at any time, you must erase these words from your vocabulary and refrain from saying them to a child. This is because a child’s mind and perception of the world is very fragile in their formative years, so you have to be careful not to impact them negatively with your words. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 5 things you should never say to a child. “Practice Makes Perfect” This…

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Creating The Best Kids’ Study Area At Home

Do your kids have a cozy place to do their homework? By creating a bright, lively space where your little ones can clock in some study time, you’ll enhance their ability to learn, encourage their creativity, and broaden their horizons. A thoughtful, kid-friendly space will be a valuable asset when helping your kids focus on their work. So, here’s how you can create the best kids’ study area at home for a productive space your children will love. Find A Comfortable Desk Finding a comfortable desk with lots of surface…

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5 Reasons Nigerian Children Are Not Speaking Their Mother Tongue

In the past children spoke Nigeria’s indigenous languages namely Yoruba, Igbo, and Hausa fluently and unashamedly. However, today, the complete opposite is the case. Kids can barely communication in Efik or Idoma without adding a bit of English. The consequences of this are that many of these languages are facing extinction while some of them have gone extinct. A research that is cited by those concerned to lend credence to the import of indigenous languages is that of former Minister of education, Prof. Babs Fafunwa. The late Prof made a…

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3-Year-Old Dies After Being Strangled by Window Blind Cord

Elsie Mahe, the three-year-old daughter of former Philadelphia Eagles player Reno Mahe, tragically died after getting tangled in a window blind cord, according to CNN. A week ago, she was playing at a friend’s house when she was “found hanging by the blinds string,” according to the family’s GoFundMe page. She was given CPR and taken to the children’s hospital, unconscious. She remained sedated, but the family says she responded positively to family members visiting and singing to her. While she was still unconscious, the family learned she developed an…

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4 Magic Foods That Can Help Babies Sleep

Have you ever been an all-night mom waking up intermittently because your baby refuses to go to sleep? Some babies can be such light sleepers. Forget to fail at sleeping, with some babies, you need to use tips and tricks to put them to sleep. They are either hyperactive or fatigued, and they usually get up at noon to create a ruckus when it’s your time to sleep. But guess what, you can achieve the baby sleep mission with some simple foods. Trust us, they work! And as soon as…

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Five Amazing Benefits Of Co-Sleeping With Your Baby

The debate whether co-sleeping with baby is beneficial or not has been on for ages now. While some people believe that it is best not to let your baby sleep next to you, scientists have a different viewpoint to offer. Like every other issue, this coin too has two sides. In our opinion, the positive side outweighs the negative one way more. Hence putting all the debate to a spin, we clearly say – ‘co-sleeping with baby is very good!’ So here we are, discussing few of the many benefits…

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Special Ways To Tell Your Kids You Love Them Without Saying It

Children are special but very sensitive. Hence, they interpret their parents love the way they best understand it. To them that little spanking, pulling of their ears or screaming at them once in a while could mean you don’t love them. It sounds a little strange but it is the truth. No doubt, parents love and show affection to their children but have you ever thought about the little “extras” that can be done to show them you love them on a daily basis without having to say “I love…

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