“No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” – Unknown It’s a new month already! And in fact this new month is already rolling by. If the fact that we’re in February doesn’t wake you up, what will?
It is the cry of my heart to Follow Him, It is the cry of my heart to be close to Him. It is the cry of my heart to Follow Him, All of my waking hours. That I may know You, That I may progressively discover You. That I may know You, That I may Perceive You That I may Know Him, That I May Recognise His Person. That I may know Him, That […]
“No Need To Wait”
“There’s this guy. We are just friends. He likes me. I like him. Nothing is happening yet.
Stop! Now is the time to T.H.I.N.K…”
“When we hear the story of the Prodigal Son, or the Lost Son in the Bible, as some refer to him as, we may not have realized that it is a story rich in parenting principles. I’ll just like to share a few I have discovered with you…”
As He has said…As He has spoken
“Do Not Handicap Your Children By Making Their Life Easy…”
“Two sisters in time…
One was willing to lay down her life, the other preferred to stay silent…”
“…You are bought with a price…”
“New School sessions in Nigeria usually start in September. And if your child is moving to a New School, you may want to seriously start your search…”
You never know when you’ll need this information. It’s better to be safe than sorry. This is an article on Giving First Aid to a Choking Infant from Baby Centre. This information may just be what will save your child or that of a friend or just some random child you may meet along your way. Please click on the link below to view the article. http://www.babycenter.com/0_infant-first-aid-for-choking-and-cpr-an-illustrated-guide_9298.bc
Sometimes, one may appear to be an uncaring person, neighbor or friend. I like to consider that a friend may be busy, overwhelmed, and that my phone call or visit at that time may just add to their feeling of being overwhelmed. So, your friend just had a baby! You want to be the good neighbor or friend, and you just keep calling and calling and…more calling. Mothers with newborns will let you know that […]
What’s Your opinion on this age long debate? Are Girls Really easier than boys? You can take the poll at the end of this post. Whether we like to believe it or not, there are certain stereotypes associated with parenting boys and girls. And more often than not, most parents find themselves seeing those stereotypes manifesting in their children. We agree that not every child will follow the norm, but there are certain similarities that […]
To Every Woman Going Through some form of abuse or the other, please read…
As the year 2014 was drawing to a Close, StrivingNigerianMom started, and the first post on this Blog ‘Will The Real Moms Please Stand Up?‘ was Published exactly two months ago on November 14, 2014. As short as our blogging journey has been, I must confess it’s been great! And this is thanks to everyone who has viewed this blog, read the posts, liked them, commented on them, taken our advice, shared the posts… So, […]
A number of schools have resumed in the past week and some are resuming this new week. I just want us to take some time to pray for our children as they begin a new school term. PLEASE FIND BELOW A GUIDE YOU CAN USE It’s another School Term and I love to cover my children in prayers each time they begin another school term. Why You Should Pray Don’t take it for granted […]
If you’re a Mom looking for how to cope with lack of sleep, then this post is for you…”
It’s great to set goals as adults. It gives us a sense of purpose, and once we achieve them, a feeling of exhilarating accomplishment. Getting kids to set goals may be something that has never crossed your mind, but goal-setting for kids gives them the same feelings as does adults. If you have never considered going through with this, it may be time to do that for your kids. They should be encouraged to set […]
…Whether You Think You Can or you think you can’t, you’re right…Make Specific Plans Towards achieving your goals in 2015
“…The proper use of the rest room is essential for both hygiene and social purposes”
Cyberspace is the Internet, and the internet is always in our faces, and consequently in the faces of our kids.The internet can be a fun place, with so many interesting things for kids such as games, educational resources, and much more. Gone are the days when you had to get to a Cybercafe before you could have access to the internet. Nowadays, the internet is just at our fingertips, and our kids also have access […]
Good manners are expected to be seen in all areas of or lives. As discussed in our previous posts on Good Manners, it all starts with having respect for others.