Busy Mom? 4 Simple Tips To Make Your Mornings Easier

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Do you feel as if your mornings are usually a race against the clock? Do you spend half your mornings screaming and rushing through everything?                 Sometimes, we can be overwhelmed, agreed, but if you seem to find yourself in this situation every single morning, then you need to make some adjustments that will make things run more smoothly for you. I bet you’ll find that these tips […]

Stay-At-Home Mom? You Need To See This

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“If you consider the career milestones, social dexterity, and entrepreneurial escapades your mates or at least women are making in the society and world at large, it may just make you feel insignificant and look like you are not doing much. But you are. There are seasons in life, some are busy, some are quiet. Just recognize which you are in…”

How To Give First Aid To A Choking Baby

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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 

So, My Friend Just Had A Baby!

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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 […]

Parenting By Gender Series – Are Girls Easier Than Boys?

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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 […]

Better Late Than Never – 2014 Review of StrivingNigerianMom

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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, […]

Kids Can Set Goals Too

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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 […]