Why Reconciliation is Possible

I shamed my husband, Edric, in front of two of our sons last night, as dinner came to a close. It was one of those moments when I didn't mind my … read more

Life’s Divine Interruptions

Our family was on its way to a speaking engagement when the door of our van jammed open (not shut). The kids and I dropped by Edric's office to pick … read more

The “Love Letter”

Some women have asked me if it is too big a risk to rely solely on a husband's income (given that he could tragically pass away and leave his family … read more

Obedience and Discipline

As our children move up in their ages, training them in obedience doesn't stop. Disciplining for disobedience, however, may evolve into different … read more

Courage

We had the opportunity to go to Bukidnon yesterday where we enjoyed family tiem at Dahilayan Adventure Park. World-class ziplines, ropes courses, a … read more

The Benefits of a Food Journal

When my stomach manifested strange symptoms like gassy pain, discomfort, bloating, burping, and loss of appetite after gorging on bread rolls with … read more

Be “Into” Your Husband¬†

For the longest time I took it for granted that Edric and I had healthy intimacy. I always felt like we were an affectionate, PDA sort of couple that … read more

Maasai Mara 

This is my first time to Kenya, and my first time to go on a safari in Maasai Mara. Somebody pinch me!  Maasai Mara is a national reserve … read more

Getting Kids to Eat the Right Food

I have witnessed many battles over food played out between parents and their kids (mine included) in almost every eating scenario one can imagine. … read more

When a Husband Appreciates His Wife’s Simplicity

One of the men in our couples' bible study group asked us to organize a surprise birthday party for his wife in lieu of getting her something … read more

Don’t Be Selfish

It takes two joyful persons in the Lord to make a happy marriage and just one person to poison it with his or her selfishness.  This past week I … read more

When a Child is Gifted

After watching the movie, Gifted, I had a crisis of doubt over homeschooling my oldest son, Elijah. When he was six years old, he was diagnosed as a … read more