Mums & Kids Zone


5 Perfect Ways to Get Your Kids to Listen Without Having to Yell

By Goodnews Buekor

“No, Jake, you will have to visit your cousin tomorrow. Right now, it’s snowing, and it’s cold outside. Let’s do that tomorrow, okay?” I thought I had just finished talking to my 5-year-old boy for the fourth time. Here he is again, crying that he wants to see Derick, his cousin. I am cut in between yelling at him or just ignoring him.

The Advantages of Online Tutoring

By Tanya Maswaure

It is now common knowledge that the pandemic introduced us to a new world of online learning and tutoring. We’ve learnt that this is an untapped avenue to explore, as the online world is limitless and provides various opportunities for everyone. One great advantage of the online space as regards schoolwork and learning is online tutoring. Online tutors worldwide have spiked and helped several academics and children in their different activities and curriculums. Some parents are still doubtful, but here are some advantages of online tutoring that may change your mind and your kid’s perspective on school work.

Engaging Children in Chores

A crucial household ritual is doing the chores. It keeps everyone responsible for an activity and the house clean. While many individuals find housework enjoyable, some do not. It is still necessary for a family. Even if specific tasks require a lot of time and effort, they may be completed. In order to manage and handle numerous activities that call for extra hands, some families may employ the services of a house cleaning. Children also have a part in making sure the home runs well, even though adults often perform more household work. Even if some parents do not believe that children should be permitted to do so much when they may hire a home cleaner, they must be allocated to complete their bid.

Five Exercises That Every Pregnant Woman Should Do

Exercising during pregnancy can be helpful for a woman’s mental and physical health, and it can as well provide the newborn with a healthier beginning. Frequent exercise during pregnancy can enhance your posture and lessen some common distress such as backaches and fatigue. There are proven facts that physical activity may curb gestational diabetes (diabetes that develops during pregnancy), alleviate stress, and generate more strength needed for labour and delivery.

Dear Mom… Letter from your Teen

By Tanya Maswaure

Being a mom includes several challenges, staying up late, changing diapers, and taking care of bruises: the primary communication is the baby crying throughout all of this. Communication should be much simpler when they grow up, but this is not always so easy. Teenagers are not always easy to understand because they are also trying to understand themselves, which can sometimes be challenging. Mothers can feel insecure, lost and confused because of communication difficulties. This mother’s day, we would like to give you some insight into what they think and feel. Using anonymous notes, we asked teenagers and some young adults to say what they would like their moms to know this mother’s day. Here are the few messages we received: