Homeschooling, Local Travel

Our Manila Tour Leg 1 – National Museum and Intramuros

Third time's a charm for me and my kids for this tour. We have visited the National Museum's Anthropology and Fine Arts twice before, when my kids were too young to appreciate the visit. Back then my main reason was personal because I didn't get the chance to visit the museum when I was in… Continue reading Our Manila Tour Leg 1 – National Museum and Intramuros


2nd Week Homeschooling Highlights

Setting up a classroom atmosphere in the house is not easy because of the constant distractions around such as neighbors or delivery guys knocking on your door, the bed, the TV, the phone ringing, etc. In order to set the classroom I feel, I do the following preparations like a clockwork: I turn on the… Continue reading 2nd Week Homeschooling Highlights

Local Travel

Vine Leaf Garden Resort, Antipolo

My favorite shot of the resort's small pond, right beside it is a swing (not in the picture) so you can go Zen mode here if you want. ๐Ÿ˜‰ If you're planning to hold a party in a private resort that is affordable and easily accessible from Metro Manila, Vine Leaf Garden Resort might be… Continue reading Vine Leaf Garden Resort, Antipolo


I Survived Our First Week of Homeschooling

Whew! I didn't know homeschooling would be so hard! Boy am I glad that today is Saturday, and no school! To understand why I feel this way, below are the highlights of our first week of homeschooling: Monday:Since our homeschool provider has not emailed my kids' sylabus yet, and I was already excited to get… Continue reading I Survived Our First Week of Homeschooling

Local Travel

Summer Vacation in Sorsogon (May 13-16 2019)

May 13, 2019 Main event: Election Day Photo above was taken at a famous budget-friendly Rizal beach in Buenavista, Gubat, Sorsogon. My brother, Joshua, the kids, hubby, and I went for a swim from 8 AM to 10 AM.  This is a little to hit the beach but my husband and I had had to… Continue reading Summer Vacation in Sorsogon (May 13-16 2019)