Why We’re Homeschooling

Homeschooling. Wow. A long, long time ago, I never thought of myself as a homeschooling mom. An even longer time before that, I never even saw myself as a housewife. But now, I am. Now that we started it, I say why not? It was my husband who first pitched the idea to me. One day,…

I Took the Plunge and Stayed Home

  Back then, every time I would look at my mom, I always thought to myself, “I will never become a housewife”. It was endless what my mom had to do at home. She woke up ahead in order to wake us up early. Breakfast would be ready. Our meals for school would be packed in…

Grip Exercises Using Kitchen Tongs

It surprises me how many items we already have at home that can help our toddler strengthen his grip. Why is this important for them? I just recently discovered it actually. While on a mission to search for homeschooling activities for toddlers, I always came across activities called fine motor skills and gross motor skills….

Oh the Things You Can Do with Play Doh

Dylan’s first encounter with this ooey-gooey toy was when we went to a visit to his cousin’s house. We do this regularly every weekend. One day, we came to find her playing with clay. Dylan was so excited to join her. At first we thought Dylan couldn’t play with it yet, because he’s only 2…