Highlights of Dubai & Abu Dhabi

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Visiting the UAE last month was an amazing experience. The last time I was in Dubai was six years ago, after a trip to Israel, and while I was seven … [Continue reading]

Reborn: 1 Walker Concert 

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On April 3, 2016 at 7 PM at the Mall of Asia Arena, Ogie and Regine Alcasid, along with Jaya will perform in Reborn: 1 Walker Concert. This is a … [Continue reading]

Submission to My Husband Is a Heart Issue

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      I never quite graduate from learning what it means to submit to my husband’s authority. Just when I think I’m doing all … [Continue reading]

How to Get Kids to Be Motivated Learners

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I often get the question, “How do you manage homeschooling 5 kids?” To be honest, it isn’t always easy. And my default answer is to say, “It’s God’s … [Continue reading]

Global Home Education Conference

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Edric and I will soon be in South America to attend the Global Home Education Conference (GHEC). Although I'm not thrilled about leaving our little … [Continue reading]

Lessons From Climbing the Tallest Mountain in the Philippines

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Entry by my son, Elijah Mendoza. My dad had been planning a rite of passage for me for a long time. He said we would have it when I turned 13, and … [Continue reading]

Homeschooling Interview on Mommy Hacks

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In case you missed this episode of Mommy Hacks last year, I am posting the interview I had with beautiful moms Rica Peralejo Bonifacio and Cheska … [Continue reading]

A Father’s Letter to His 13 Year Old Son

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Since Elijah officially turned 13 today, Edric gave me permission to share this with you all...a letter which he wrote to him to read at the top of … [Continue reading]

The Benefits of Group Learning

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I think it's possible to have the best of both worlds when you homeschool -- customized and individualized instruction, as well as the advantages of … [Continue reading]

I Am Glad I Married a Man Who Didn’t Sleep Around

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Edric and I will be fifteen years married in July. That’s not a milestone by some standards, but in a day and age when many marriages don’t make it … [Continue reading]

Rags 2 Riches Launches a New Line of Decor

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Rags 2 Riches, the home and design store that taps local craftsmen and women to weave their products recently collaborated with designer, Marilen … [Continue reading]

Whom Do You Love More?

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For all my young readers out there, this post is for you. I shared it during this morning's church service and I hope it will bless and encourage … [Continue reading]