TEACHING YOUR ADOLESCENT ABOUT CONSENT

TEACHING YOUR ADOLESCENT ABOUT CONSENT

The recent cases of rape and sexual violence in the country have brought so much attention to family life and parenting. Last week I had someone asking what’s the role of the family in all these sexual violence against girls and women, I had to educate the...
RAISING SELF-DISCIPLINED CHILDREN

RAISING SELF-DISCIPLINED CHILDREN

Can children develop self-discipline?‘’My child is so impulsive always acting without thinking’’ how can I help my child to develop self-discipline was the question a parent asked me.She looked so worried wondering what to do. I had to reassure her that there was...
YOUR CHILD AND THE INTERNET

YOUR CHILD AND THE INTERNET

“Good afternoon ma, you do not know me but I follow you on Instagram and I see what you are doing”. “Thank you for following me, how may I help you ma” I responded. ‘’I have a challenge and I do not know who to talk with’’ the lady continued ‘’my child is addicted to...
WAYS TO AFFIRM YOUR CHILD

WAYS TO AFFIRM YOUR CHILD

Our children are emotionally vulnerable, looking for ways to seek our approvals and attention. The best way they know that they have our approval is when we affirm them. Affirming your child boost his or her self esteem and self confidence. Most times we focus on what...
ANGER ICEBERG

ANGER ICEBERG

Most times we get angry we are actually covering up other emotions or feelings that we have not been able to process. Journaling helps you to process these emotions appropriately and gives you clarity. Next time you are angry, get your parenting journal and write down...