How is it that when it comes to teens and their so-called issues, we concentrate on moaning about their bad attitude but turn a blind eye to how the caregivers respond?
In the quiet corners of online forums and coffee shop conversations, the dialogue about toxic mothers is growing, each note carrying the weight of personal suffering
Parenting
By Eve Waruingi Jun. 22, 2024
To raise smart children, parents need to foster a growth mindset and ensure a balanced lifestyle with proper nutrition, sleep, and physical activity
Parenting
By Jayne Rose Gacheri Jun. 16, 2024
Rael Kaireithi has been struggling to communicate with her 14-year-old son for the past two months. No amount of threats or sweet talk has penetrated her "cold son's wall"
Parenting
By Jayne Rose Gacheri Jun. 13, 2024
One of the most important factors in a child’s successful development is the involvement and engagement of a father
Sex talks are not given to the younger generation, openly and freely, so they end up experimenting to have that information
Parenting
By Ann Veronicah Jun. 8, 2024
One of the most important factors in a child’s successful development is the involvement and engagement of a father
While entrusting the care of your precious little ones to a nanny is a significant decision, ensuring their safety and well-being in your absence remains a top priority
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Jun. 6, 2024
Psychologists and counsellors say adolescence is one of the most demanding parenting stages
Parenting
By Jayne Rose Gacheri May. 23, 2024
Many mothers always put their children's needs first, forgetting their physical, mental and emotional needs
Parenting
By Peter Muiruri May. 12, 2024
While the outside world may see them as ‘having it all’, the reality is a relentless daily grind
Parenting
By Fay Ngina May. 11, 2024
The most life-changing pregnancy is often the first. If you're a first-time mum, you don't know what your experience will be like, which can be scary
Parenting
By Esther Muchene May. 8, 2024
Parents are encouraged to involve their children actively in household chores, but it is never clear when they can start cooking or handling fire on their own
Parenting
By Lolita Bunde May. 2, 2024
Scientific studies show that adverse pregnancy outcomes are not increased by physical exercises
Pregnancy
By Dr Alfred Murage May. 1, 2024
Schools closed over a week ago, and if you have children in lower, and upper grades, and teenagers, you might be experiencing some tsunami in your household
Parenting
By Jayne Rose Gacheri Apr. 16, 2024
The emotional maturity of parents is passed on to children through the way they relate to each other. Do not expect adult siblings to live in a way they did not experience as children
Parenting
By Kenyatta Otieno Apr. 12, 2024
Today, money is a touchy subject for couples who both have an income. So how does the modern couple find a balance between work and family, and who is responsible for paying the bills?
Parenting
By Fay Ngina Apr. 10, 2024
Whether in the comfort of a home or within an educational setting, creating such a space requires intentionality, dedication and an understanding of the unique needs of children
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Mar. 26, 2024
Every day people wake up to politics; from the family to the office. Domestic politics can be as intense as corporate politics and with social ramifications far more dire than elective politics
Parenting
By Awuor Omino Mar. 22, 2024
My children are still small, and a joy. But I would like some advice on how to make sure they go on being happy. Already I can see signs of strife, and I don’t know how best to deal with it
Parenting
By Chris Hart Mar. 16, 2024
The foundation of a safe space rests on three crucial pillars, physical safety, emotional security and psychological comfort
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Mar. 11, 2024
It's impractical to be perfect friends with your daughter, even if you want to be. As mothers, our job is to nurture the young to become the best version of themselves
Parenting
By Urban Roulette Mar. 9, 2024
I think my daughter is being bullied online. She is suddenly more anxious and secretive, and won’t let me near her phone. What do I do?
Parenting
By Chris Hart Feb. 24, 2024
One of the things a lot of women, especially first-time mothers often wonder about is how to stock the famous maternity, labour or baby bag
Pregnancy
By Lolita Bunde Feb. 22, 2024
Having a baby-friendly home is one of the most underrated joys of parenting. If you live in a small space, there is still a lot you can do to make sure your baby is safe and out of harm's way
Baby Care
By Eve Writer Feb. 20, 2024
Whether you are a new mum or an experienced one, getting a newborn to sleep is never an easy task, but here are some tips to help you get the hang of it
Parenting
By Eve Writer Feb. 7, 2024
I have teenage children and sometimes it feels like all they think about is dating. I want them to concentrate on their schoolwork, but they don't listen. Do you have any suggestions?
Parenting
By Chris Hart Feb. 2, 2024
Navigating this period requires effort and intentionality by reestablishing routines and building on the excitement of a new academic chapter for the young ones
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Jan. 16, 2024
As a society we should train our kids on the dangers of using earphones especially outside and dangers of putting high volume when in use
Parenting
By Ainea Bolingo Jan. 3, 2024
Whether you agree or disagree, here is what you need to know about makeup and the safety concerns you should have for your little one
Parenting
By Eve Writer Dec. 26, 2023
Taking the whole brood on holiday can get expensive very quickly and this tends to put off a lot of parents who are working with a tight budget
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Dec. 22, 2023
Many women, especially in their first pregnancies, harbour several anxieties about what they should be cautious about during pregnancy
Pregnancy
By Dr Alfred Murage Dec. 22, 2023
It has become almost impossible to survive in this digital world without a phone. Everywhere you turn, someone is holding a device. And our children are no different
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Dec. 21, 2023
With a bit of creativity and some thoughtful planning, you can ensure your children have a wonderful holiday even when you’re away at work
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Dec. 19, 2023
I’m about to become a stepmother. What do I need to do to get it right?
Parenting
By Chris Hart Dec. 17, 2023
I find myself wondering what I can do that will make a difference in their lives. I’m doing all the obvious stuff, but what else can I do?
Parenting
By Chris Hart Dec. 17, 2023
As we enter this magical time of the year, let’s explore a variety of activities and ideas that will turn your holiday season into a memorable adventure for your little ones
Parenting
By Fay Ngina Dec. 4, 2023
According to the World Health Organisation, a staggering 29.8 per cent of all adult mental disorders are the result of childhood trauma
Parenting
By Eve Waruingi Nov. 28, 2023
Parenting is an ever-evolving journey, and as children grow older, new challenges arise. Addressing bad behaviour in older children requires wisdom, understanding, and patience
Parenting
By Esther Muchene Nov. 23, 2023
Numerous studies have shown that handing your baby a phone or tablet to play with might seem like a harmless solution when you’re busy, but it could rapidly affect their development
Parenting
By Nancy Nzau Nov. 15, 2023