“BEEJ”- The Word I nor Kids should have Learned

“BEEJ”- The Word I nor Kids should have Learned

So over the weekend, I visited an aunt of mine and found her two kids having tutorials for upcoming exams. These kids are less than 8 and were having spelling lessons. Their tutor goes, “spell beef.” The kids spell it. Tutor goes again, “spell bleed.” The kids spell it and I’m feeling a bit of pride watching my kid cousins breeze through this spelling test. Then the tutor says, “Spell beej.” I swear to God, I thought she said, “Spell beige”. But in my mind I’m like, that’s not how you pronounce beige. Maybe the tutor was pronouncing it wrong. Read more »

My brother frustrated our Mother to death

My brother frustrated our Mother to death

My name is Dominion and this is my story. My father was a popular man back in the days and lived a comfortable life. My mum on the other hand prior to giving birth to me, according to what she told me suffered emotionally from lack of being able to conceive. She said 10 years after she got married to my dad, whenever she was pregnant she loses the pregnancy 3 months after. She went further to tell me sometimes she was lucky to carry the pregnancy for 4 months. This made her unhappy and she was scared my dad Read more »

STOP HASSLING YOUR KID ABOUT WHAT HE/SHE WANTS TO BE

STOP HASSLING YOUR KID ABOUT WHAT HE/SHE WANTS TO BE

Y’all getting ready for the new year? Cool. I came across this lovely post by an individual simply called Akanna Okeke and I thought it’d be nice if parents or planning/about-to-be parents could learn from his wisdom. But first, Jerry John Rawlings, sexiest and arguably wisest Ghanaian President that ever liveth tells a story of how when he was a kid he saw a plane fly by and on the spot decided he’d become an Airforce Pilot. His mother on hearing him loudly declare this came out of nowhere and smacked him over the head, saying something along the lines Read more »