Paez Shoes


This was my first time to try Paez shoes, the shoe brand from Argentina that fits so comfortably around my feet.  I am a practical gal. On … [Continue reading]

When A Good God Allows Rape


This September, at the Manila International Book Fair in SMX, OMF Literature will be launching my first published book, When A Good God Allows Rape. … [Continue reading]

Does Money Make Us Happy?


When I was living at home with my parents, life was comfortable. My parents didn't spoil my siblings and me, but they provided handsomely for us. It … [Continue reading]

The Amazing Bubble Man – A Show For the Kid In All of Us


Louis Pearl - The Amazing Bubbleman will visit Manila for the first time, to perform at RCBC's Carlos P. Romulo Theater from September 23 - … [Continue reading]

God Always Provides For Our Homeschooling

Sat Apr 11 2015 02_36_51 GMT+0800-2

It never ceases to amaze me how the Lord continues to prove faithful as we homeschool our children. Homeschooling gets challenging every year in new … [Continue reading]

I Need Heaven


 I held a magnifying glass up to my eye and jokingly asked Elijah, “Is this what things look like to you when you aren’t wearing glasses?” It was … [Continue reading]

Draw the Line Far Away From Adultery


“You shall not commit adultery.” Exodus 5:14 Let me begin by saying that adultery is emblematic of our heart condition above all else. When Jesus … [Continue reading]

My Heart Is Turned Towards You 


   This morning, amidst the flurry of activity I found myself in while preparing for a homeschool playgroup and all-day meetings, Edric … [Continue reading]

Helping A Child Overcome Shyness 


My fourth child, Tiana, might be labeled as shy by people who first encounter her, especially when she clings on to me during social gatherings. She … [Continue reading]

Breakfasts In Our Home


Breakfast is a pretty substantial meal in our home. Personally, I wouldn't mind eating dinner leftovers for breakfast, but Edric and the kids always … [Continue reading]

Fourteen Is Better Than Thirteen


I sat across from Edric at a cafe this morning, studying his face like I hadn't seen it a million times. Has it really been 14 years since we were … [Continue reading]

Pursuing Peace at Home

Fri Feb 07 2014 16-43-48 GMT+0800

Sometimes managing household help and a driver is stressful for me when their inter-personal relationships get complicated. When unsettled issues … [Continue reading]