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Why I Love Homeschooling

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created Ma 23, 2011Why do I love homeschooling, let me count the ways…I love homeschooling because …it gives my child the flexibility to learn and master a particular lesson before moving on to more complicated lessons without being labelled as slow or lazyit allows my child to explore the world and everything in it without […] Read more…

Math Drills Before School Starts

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Created May 19, 2011As I headed to the bookstore last week to get art supplies for my son’s art classes, I was surprised by the long queue and this reminded me that school is just around the corner.  When I got home that afternoon, I heard my 8-year-old arguing with my 4-year-old on whose turn […] Read more…

Pinoy Characters You Meet at the Mall

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When was the last time you went to the mall? Was it yesterday? Last week? Pinoys flock the malls to shop, dine in restaurants, meet up with friends and family, do grocery shopping, pay the bills, or just to simply hang out.  As a frequent mall-goer myself (because of the 5-minute walk to reach the mall) […] Read more…

What I Learned This Summer

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“The word of the Lord came to me saying, Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations.” Jeremiah 1: 4-5 He was a typical one-year-old boy.  He was full of energy, strong and loved to laugh […] Read more…

“Look Ma, No Mess” — How to Preserve your Kids’ Artwork

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When you enter your kids’ room, do you open to a room filled not only with toys laying on the floor but of papers filled with your their drawings? How about when you open your favorite notebook or notepad, do you see some pages drawn with cars, stick figure people, flowers or house? How about […] 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…

How to Preserve your Kids’ Artwork

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This week has been quite a busy one.  Coby and I are finishing the last quarter of homeschool, at the same time I am still completing my writing job.  To top it all, we are moving out of my parents’ house and venturing out on our own.  And, and, not to mention a writing workshop […] Read more…

To Multi-task or Not to Multi-task

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Women, or more precisely, moms have been known to be great at the science of multitasking.  I for one has succumb to the call of the times to do hundreds of things all at the same time.  In my pursuit to juggle the daunting task of raising kids, managing a household, loving a husband, not […] Read more…

When I Grow Up I Want to Be…

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As a little girl, I would enjoy trips to the supermarket.  I do not think there is a single child in the world who would not want to ride that stainless, cold, and huge (well, for kids, it is) shopping cart.  My younger brother and I would take turns riding it every time we visit […] Read more…

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