Speak Life Words to Your Spouse


For the last few months, Edric and I have been on this romantic high. It's been amazing to cross the 15 year marriage mark and still feel like it's … read more

From Arch Enemy to Friend


My daughter, Tiana, and her cousin, Teegan, are only months apart. Teegan is the big American version and Tiana is the petite Filipina one. There is … read more

Why Our Kids Don’t Play Pokémon Go


I don't want to sound like a legalist who is imposing her convictions on others. However given the number of queries I have received about whether … read more

When Disappointment is a Good Thing


I like to rescue my kids from consequences and problems, and this probably echoes the sentiment of most parents who are well-meaning. Who wants their … read more

Homeschoolers Conquer Science 


Homeschoolers tend to enjoy science because they have time to explore and learn about different fields they are interested in. Today's event, … read more

I Just Want to Be With You, Mommy


 Girls, girls, girls. I’m not used to dealing with the drama of daughters. For a good many years it was just boys and their havoc-wrecking … read more

God Finds Our Children


Our children have their own timetables when it comes to their faith journeys. We can do our best to raise them in the ways of the Lord and to teach … read more

Too Scared to Homeschool? Try the Hybrid Version.


Many parents say, "I don't know if I am cut out for homeschooling." And I understand where they are coming from. It can sound daunting and … read more

Trusting God by Trusting Your Husband


Having my sister, Candy, here for the last year and a half was like a dream come true for the Tan-Chi clan. When my bother, Peter, moved back to the … read more

Big Rocks, Small Rocks – Time Management for Busy Moms


I wear many hats as a woman. There’s being a wife, a mother, a homeschooling parent, a discipler to women, a counselor, speaker, writer, and every now … read more

Australia Trip Highlights


Our short trip to Australia, specifically the region of New South Wales, left me wanting for more! I can't wait to go back with the rest of our kids … read more

Teaching Kids About Healthy Sexuality


The question "When and what do I teach my kids about sex?" comes up in parenting huddles, where moms gather together and air their concerns about how … read more