Scientists in the USA are warning that spanking your children could cause long-term damage to your children, with research linking it to aggression and an increased risk of mental health problems The research, conducted by a team of scientists at...
Q I’m in a blended family relationship and my teenage stepdaughter is coming to spend the holiday with my husband and I. She is rather spoilt. I’m not a mother yet and I’m a bit worried about when and how...
I am a mom of two and have been divorced for two years now. It has taken a while for my children and I to settle down but they are all finally comfortable with the idea of their dad and I living apart. Is it too soon to start thinking about dating and possibly finding love again?
Q. Ten years ago, I put on hold a high-flying, successful career to become a stay-at-home mom. It is a decision I have never regretted and I am glad to have had the time with my children. However, I...
  We sought to learn what some of your thoughts are on Kenya’s reading culture and how your journey has been. Here are some of the amazing thoughts (verbatim) some of you shared with us and we hope your thoughts...
Growing up isn’t what it used to be. In days gone, most of us were content riding a bike, playing in the rains or curling up with a good book reading a classic. While tablets, videogames and TV have...
 Q. I’m a worried mother. My two-and-a-half-year-old son loves playing with dolls and they are among his favourite toys. Is it normal for boys to play with girls’ toys? Should I stop it or encourage it? Worried mom A. At the...
My child just turned three and I am thinking of putting him in a playschool. With daycare and pre-schools mushrooming everywhere and curriculum options growing and varying everyday, how can one identify a good preschool from a bogus one? Concerned mom Choosing your...
  I am a soon-to-be parent and often times I find myself relying on the Internet for parenting information. However, sometimes I find the information to be too much and feel bombarded especially when I cannot find the specific words...
I recently came across an article outlining the different things parents need to do to create a fulfilling and meaningful connection with their children. The article made me to reflect on my life and I discovered I am not...