Novels for Voracious Young Readers

These are the top picks of my son, Elijah, who enjoys fantasy and mystery novels that echo Biblical themes or that are morally "safe." Most of these … read more

Motivating Kids to Learn

To keep my kids motivated and excited about learning, I sometimes add little changes and incentives to our daily routine. Today, I let my younger kids … read more

Philippine Homeschool Conference 2017

This post should have come earlier but it's not too late yet! The Philippine Homeschool Conference is happening this Saturday at Treston College in … read more

First, Middle, or Last Child…Everyone Is Special

Titus, my third son, said to me the other day, "I don't like being in the middle."  I was caught off guard at first, because it seemed so … read more

The S&R Member’s Treat is On!

I am standing in line waiting to checkout at the S&R Member's Treat super sale which started today and will end on Sunday. It's like standing in … read more

Family Exercise

Edric started a routine of early morning exercise with our sons about a month ago after we discussed their need for physical fitness. He took it upon … read more

The Woman in the Elevator

Edric isn’t the type of guy to ogle at other women, but when we travel, he does notice attractive foreign women. Who doesn’t?! Even I do. At times, we … read more

Celebrate VS. Compare 

I was in the bathroom when Tiana rushed in excitedly, looking for a bandaid for her brother, Titus. She seemed anxious when I asked her why she needed … read more

Walk in Love

 Titus, my third son has been wearing expanders for his upper and lower teeth for a good part of the year. He has large front teeth and his jaw … read more

Blood, Sweat, Tears and Snot on Day 1

BLOOD. Our homeschooling year 2017 – 2018 commenced on Monday with Titus waking up to a nose bleed. It’s happened before, but this was the fourth … read more

Elijah Shares About Gratefulness 

In Singapore, Edric and I got our kids to share testimonies with us. This is the one Elijah gave to illustrate the passage in Ephesians about … read more

It’s Possible 2 Be 1 

Every husband and wife-to-be with their glinting eyes, standing at the altar on their wedding day, believes their love is special.   I felt that … read more