Archive of ‘Homelife’ category

How We Won an iPad at the Philippine Homeschool Conference

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If we built a school from the ground up based on how children learn best, we’d build a HOME. – Debra Bell The Homeschool Association of the Philippine Islands (HAPI) recently concluded the 4th Philippine Homeschool Conference last May 19, 2012. Throngs of homeschooling dads and moms along with prospective homeschooling families flocked the 5th […] Read more…

Free Milk for Babies

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I was a senior in high school back in the 90’s when our English teacher asked us to visit the library. We were told to search for subjects that might interest us for our term paper. As I rummaged through the old books and encyclopedias, I stumbled upon an article on breastfeeding in a woman’s […] Read more…

Winning and Losing

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 Galations 6:9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. (NIV) Three weeks ago, Jianne, our 5-year-old, attended her first Daily Vacation Bible School (DVBS) in our church. It was a 2-day affair with a culmination activity on the third day. […] Read more…

Mom’s Milk

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Created June 24, 2011Breastfeeding is still best for babies…I was a young girl when I first a mother breastfeed her child.  I was shocked to see our helper exposing her breast while her little baby boy tried to latch on. I tried to figure out what she was doing then I realized she was feeding […] Read more…

Turn the Page

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We turn the page of a book or a magazine when we have skimmed through it…when we have read and absorbed everything we need to get out of it or at times we turn the page when we don’t like what we read and we just want to skip that page.  We also turn the […] Read more…

What? No TV?

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Last Saturday, I got my own copy of Luanne Shackelford’s book “A Survivor’s Guide to Homeschooling”.  Yes, I am a homeschool mom of almost 2 years now.  I started homeschooling our eldest son last year for Grade 1.  I have no idea what I got myself into really but as I always say, only by […] Read more…

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