When Teaching Math Makes Me Crazy

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Arrrrrrggggghhhh. Teaching math to my five year old daughter makes me go crazy sometimes! Why is it so hard for her to get math?! Is it me? Is it … read more

It’s Time to Play!

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“Many of our greatest thinkers locate their capacity for original and profound thought in their imaginative abilities, first developed through … read more

Are You in the Wilderness? 

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One Christmas, my daughter received a set of Dora the Explorer clips, hairpins, and slippers from my mom. Instead of thanking her grandma, she flipped … read more

Sweet and Thoughful Gifts for Moms

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For the years of tireless sacrifice that our moms have made, one day out of the year isn't enough to acknowledge all they have done for us. But then … read more

Your Husband is Special

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On rare occasions I get to step into my husband's work-world and experience what it's like to do what he does. Today was one of those times. I got a … read more

Highlights of Our Peru Adventure

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This was my first time to visit Peru with Edric. We stayed in Cusco and took the Hidden Valley Tour, and the Machu Picchu Tour. Peru is beautiful, … read more

It’s Never Okay to Throw a Toilet Paper Roll at Your Husband

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After writing an article last week on “Fighting with Gentleness,” I messed up big time. I mean, BIG TIME. I’ve been honest with my readers about my … read more

Centro Holistico

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     My mom and I visited Centro Holistico today for our mom and daughter date. Carolyn, my youngest sister is finishing her med … read more

Why Children Learn Best at Home

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At the recent Global Home Education Conference in Brazil, I met Debra Bell again. She is one of my homeschool heroes. She was an educator who taught … read more

Vionic Makes Me Bionic

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 My feet get really tired at the end of the day because I have feet issues. A part of it could be my arches which gave me problems as an athlete … read more

Saying Goodbye to Seasons of Motherhood

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I finally weaned Catalina two months ago. It was kind of a forced wean because Edric and I traveled to Dubai and Abu Dhabi for seven days which left … read more

The Chocolate Chamber 

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After our seminar in Cebu, Edric and I got to drop by The Chocolate Chamber of Raquel Choa as recommended by a PR friend of Edric. It was worth the … read more