Homeschool, Parenting

“I don’t want to live on the moon…”

Wednesdays are when my son, Kristo, and I have to get out of bed really really early and head off to the office before 7am. Yes, it's my coded day (that means it's illegal {according to Philippine law} for my car to be on the road from 7am to 7pm - so the goal is… Continue reading “I don’t want to live on the moon…”

Family

I was kidnapped!!! Part 4!!!

Don't worry, this is the last part of the kidnap story! At the end of this blog,  I won't make you wait `til tomorrow for what's gonna happen next! 🙂 If this is the first time you're reading my blog, or at least the kidnap story, I strongly suggest you start from the...start! You can… Continue reading I was kidnapped!!! Part 4!!!

Family, Parenting

card #7: “You’re 23 and a mom to be!” …. plus preggy photos & what I think birthdays are about!!!

Wow, it's day 7! (If you have no clue about what I'm talking about...just scroll down and you'll get the picture!) 🙂 The card I'm sharing today is the last card I received from dad. They sent this card to me when I was in Washington... Less than a year later, dad passed away. So… Continue reading card #7: “You’re 23 and a mom to be!” …. plus preggy photos & what I think birthdays are about!!!

Family

A letter from my niece and the first time I blew out a birthday candle!!!

If you've been reading my blog for the past two days, you know that I'm on day 3 of a 7-day special I'm doing -- all leading up to my birthday on the 2oth! If you have no idea what I'm talking about, ok, here's what's happening. A couple of nights ago I went thru… Continue reading A letter from my niece and the first time I blew out a birthday candle!!!

Parenting

Help needed on the games boys play!!!

It's a TOTALLY different ballgame now, when it comes to my four and a half year old son Kristo... This is what it's been like with my little man... Yeah, he still likes it when we read his favorite books at night - BUT he'd rather give me characters and ask me to make-up stories… Continue reading Help needed on the games boys play!!!

Parenting

On babies and conversations with Kristo…

We've got another baby boy!!!!! My cousin-in-law gave birth two weeks ago!!! woohooo! Finally, we've got another baby in the house and it's just such a joy to hold a baby in my arms again. Every morning before I go to work, I get to talk to him and hug him! I sooooo love babies!!!… Continue reading On babies and conversations with Kristo…

Parenting

Transformers 2 and another on-a-budget date idea for you and your kids…

Kristo and I were supposed to watch Transformers 2 last night in the IMAX Theater of Mall of Asia. When we got there at 6pm, tickets were sold out for both evening screenings! 😦 So i told him that there were no more tickets at IMAX but...we could watch in the regular cinema. Kristo's response:… Continue reading Transformers 2 and another on-a-budget date idea for you and your kids…