children

Children: Our most valuable natural resource.

Dear Daddy
Hello Daddy. Welcome back home after being away for two weeks on the oil rig working for your family. I’ve missed you; I have grown so much since you last saw me, two weeks ago; but you didn’t ask how...
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Elora Thomas9 days ago
Parenting
I have two kids. They both have the keys to my entire heart. He’s like a tiny best friend to me. We essentially grew up together. I had him right after high school. It was he and I against the world. ...
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Yasmin ellery9 days ago
Parenthood
They all say parenthood is fun and games. There’s so much joy when you finally get to meet your little bundle of “joy”!❤️ Then the reality kicks in... especially if you got a greedy little monster lik...
Silma Suva9 days ago
Immortality
A little kid as I was, I still remember: I tightly held onto my father's fingers, just learnt how to walk. Now, as it was my turn, I am supposed to guide her, help her get up whenever she trips. But w...
Kayleigh Sayer11 days ago
The Answer, the Diagnosis, the Heartbreak
After Ryder's liver biopsy clarified that he didn't have Biliary Atresia, I went through a stage of resentment. Don't get me wrong, I was beyond grateful that he wouldn't need a liver transplant, but ...
CosCom Writers12 days ago
Why Is It Important for Children to Have a Sleep Routine?
To ensure the rest of the "smallest" of the house, it's very important that they have a proper sleep routine. We tell you how to get it. Achieving a good quality sleep is an acquired habit. Those chil...
Carol Townend12 days ago
Childhood Bullying
I remember those lonely, hard school days. Nobody would have believed how sad I really was because I always tried to fake a smile and pretend that everything was alright. I would dedicate myself to my...
Kayleigh Sayer12 days ago
The Next 4 Months
The Best Day of My Life My pregnancy had been the longest and most difficult phase of my life but as soon as induction day arrived, it was a blur. I remember seeing Ryder's face for the first time and...
Kayleigh Sayer13 days ago
1 in 150,000
“1 in 150,000 chance,” is what the doctor told us when describing the rarity of my son's new diagnosis, Zellweger spectrum disorder. All we knew was that this disorder was caused by mutated genes, and...
Jeannie McDaniel22 days ago
Raising an Autistic Child
I have a perfect, insane 2-year-old little boy; Aki is his nickname and what we will call him here. To say that he keeps me on my toes would be putting it mildly. Let's start from the beginning: I met...
Jodi Roberts25 days ago
My Daughter
The love of a child is probably the best gift you will ever get in your lifetime. As a parent when looking back at your life, like flipping the pages of an old photo album, your child will fill so man...
The Turning Stair
High on giggles, little legs scrambled up the smoothed castle steps, his six-year-old ears refusing to hear my entreaty as I climb behind and his sandals clatter away ahead around the turning stair. D...
Erykah Dronea month ago
Nightlight Comics
It was a Friday night and Riley was alone as always. Nights like this she slipped into her nostalgic memories of childhood. She would remember being in pink princess pajamas sitting in her twin bed wi...
irene tijama month ago
Growing Up Memories of 12 Siblings
A brother and a sister are God’s gift from heaven. God gave me not one, not three, but eight sisters and three brothers. I am the eldest among the nine girls. As I grew older, little sisters and a bro...
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Nicole Wengera month ago
Family Life: Being an Only Child
Traumatic events. Disabilities. Money. Location. Experiences. There are thousands of factors that contribute to the growth and development of a child. The most effective of these? Family life. The fac...
Ivette Ruiza month ago
Something's Wrong with Our Mia
Mia, my 8-year-old daughter. She is an amazing little girl, loves to play, run around, draw, write, and has a big heart. No matter what’s going on a smile is never missing from her face. She has a sel...
Clara Harrisona month ago
Summer Activities for Your Kids
When my children were young, I found summers to be a good time for them to explore, learn, and engage in fun and safe activities. Children will become bored if their summer days are not filled with a ...
Becca Butlera month ago
Postpartum Recovery
As I'm sure any first time Mother can admit to, I spent hours trawling the internet looking for real life birth stories whilst pregnant with my first baby, something that'd give me some real idea of w...