Marriage and a Cramped Hotel Room

I chose a hotel that didn't have a gym or restaurant because it's fairly new so Edric was frustrated that I didn't do my due diligence. He was right … read more

Loving Our Husbands When They are Weak

I consider my husband, Edric, to be a strong leader, especially as a husband and father. Yet there are seasons when he is emotionally and spiritually … read more

Have Intentions vs. Expectations in Marriage

When author and speaker, Casey Carstens of the World Needs a Father Movement, joined our family for dinner during his recent trip to the Philippines, … read more

Smile at Your Husband

I had a meeting in Edric’s office that he wasn’t aware of, so when I tapped on the glass of the conference room he was in to wave hello he looked … read more

The Significance of Time (For Kids)

It's amazing how a day spent with my girls, giving them my undivided attention and playing with them, can make such a big difference in their … read more

There Will Always Be Somebody Taller

When one of my sons heard a relative say, "You are so short!" he teared...not in front of her but in private. The comment picked at an insecurity that … read more

The Gifts of Pain

For the last six months I have dealt with excruciating monthly periods, something I never experienced in my teenage years or adulthood. When it first … read more

Setting Yearly Goals for Our Children Part 1

With the New Year fast approaching, it's time to think through setting yearly goals for our children. This post is divided into two parts to make it … read more

Setting Yearly Goals for Our Children Part 2

This is the second part of Setting Yearly Goals for Your Children. Previously, we covered Growing in Wisdom and Stature. If you haven't read about … read more

Just Say Sorry

Lately, I have been practicing how to say sorry when I make mistakes, especially in marriage. I often expect my husband, Edric, to humble himself … read more

Anya Resort

We spent the last two days at Anya Resort in Tagaytay. It was our first time to visit this place as a family thanks to our friends, Lou and Thea, … read more

Mossimo Kids End of Season Sale 

Don't miss this chance to get amazing deals on Mossimo Kids' End of Season Sale which starts today, October 27!  The themes revolve around … read more