Topics: Parenting

Super Eyes

Super Eyes

“The Queen was…” my 5-year-old daughter paused in her reading to peer at the unfamiliar word with narrowed eyes, “…jealous [...]
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Homeschooling Our Musically Gifted Child

Homeschooling Our Musically Gifted Child

Why we decided to homeschool our daughter After my daughter, Justine, finished kindergarten, my husband and I contemplated about homeschooling [...]
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Character Development: Grit

Developing Character: Grit

Parenting can be so overwhelming.  I find that often there are just too many plates to spin, too many balls [...]
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pictures

Pictures

Many monitors ago I went to school—the old one! While I did not like homework and classes I did like [...]
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Children and Dog

A Tiny Dr. Doolittle

I woke up to the reality that children and dogs are very similar in their formative years. Have you ever [...]
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A Christmas Story

A Christmas Story

This Christmas Story needs a re-write. The ending was too sad for me this year, and not because my young [...]
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Raising Sensitive Child

Raising a sensitive daughter

My 10-year-old daughter has always been sensitive. As a toddler, minor disagreements with her more robust peers would often end [...]
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A forgotten memory

A Forgotten Memory

My grandfather was diagnosed a few years back with a severe case of dementia. To me, it was the most [...]
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Long Dark Road

I recall reading about a woman who soon after giving birth to her beautiful little girl suffered severely with post-natal [...]
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Refusing on your Kids’ Desire

“In everything you do, always follow your heart, Darling.” This famous line is what my mom always reminds me every [...]
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