It’s All In The Genes

2 months ago, I sat up all night, grimly holding my son. He was fretful, coughing so hard that he would vomit after each bout of coughing. He couldn’t sleep […] Read More

Take Her To The Moon For Me (aka Creative Play)

Creativity, what’s that about? When you think of creativity and kids, I bet your mind goes to Wizkid, Ugo Monye etc. Well, you’d be wrong. Guys, we know that Education […] Read More

Melissa and Doug toys in Lagos

The Goshdarnit Awesome List of Educational Toys for Your Child

Hey guys. Today it’s all about toddler and young children’s education and how you can help them with the right tools. This list is geared more towards educational toys in […] Read More

Easy-Peasy DIY Sensory toys

Your baby is growing so quick and likes to play with anything. So you go to Balogun market and buy some rattle. But it’s cheap, gaudy and you don’t know […] Read More

Awoof News! Issa Sale for Delightful ToyShop!!

Hello Mummies and Daddies, it’s a good news Tuesday! Delightful ToyShop (one of my favourite places, quality educational products at an affordable price) is doing a great sale. They are […] Read More

Are There No Toys For 6-12 month old babies in Lagos?

Course there are! But for some reason (lack of knowledge), when you ask in baby shops, you’ll be given a Teether, a rattle and maybe a soft plushie. There’s so […] Read More

5 Awesome, Affordable DIY Learning Tools

Hey guys! I curated some DIY learning tools for your young kids and they are easy to make in Nigeria (because I’m tired of seeing people recommend stuff you can’t […] Read More

Tablets, Television and the Nigerian Toddler

Do you recall the time when television in Nigeria started at 4pm? Remember how excited we were, all waiting around that rainbow-coloured screen? Remember how much fun we had when […] Read More

A Bajillion Things To Do (aka the Extracurricular merry go-round)

Hey guys, I’ve noticed a new trend in Nigerian schoolkids, where they are constantly busy. As in, full-time school and after-school programmes, Monday to Saturday. Why are Nigerian parents doing […] Read More

Repaint Your White Walls Yellow (Scribbling For Toddlers)

Hello ( by the way, Joy picked the title, as she spent her weekend cleaning green marker off her white wall 😂). I’m sure your toddlers and young kids have […] Read More