• Questions For Your Mother..

    Sit down to an honest conversation with your mother. Ask her what living with your dad has been like over the years. Ask her what relationship with him felt like for her. Ask her if she ever had any regrets and what they were or are. Ask her if your father was or is everything she thought he would be. Ask her if she had to give up anything she wanted because she married your father. Ask what those things were. Ask her what her dreams and goals were when she was younger Bottom line, get to know your mother as a human being. Not just someone who took care…

  • About Independence From Nigerian Parenting…

    I have always wanted to talk about the age of independence of the Nigerian child. At what point do parents realize that they have raised an adult who is able to make his her own decisions and choices in life? Most people believe that when a child moves out of the home, starts earning, and probably sending his/her parents some kind of allowance, then he or she is truly independent. But within the Nigerian context, this is hardly so. Young people are barely ever seen as independent by parents even when they start earning or living on their own.

  • PODCAST: About Standing Out & Being Different With GAISE

    Hi! This Episode on THE FAVORED WOMAN SHOW, I sat down with Afro-Fusion artiste GAISE to talk about the necessity of standing out from the crowd, the challenges that come with choosing to be different and Gaise also shared some of the lessons he’s been learning as a young married man and a brand new father. You’re definitely going to enjoy this one! Listen, download and of course share!