Kids with great handwriting sets them way up apart. It is no longer a common skill. In fact, It is becoming an endagered skill. After all we are in the age of computers. But as someone passionate about learning, a beautiful handwriting is not only a form of art but a one of a kindContinue reading “How to start a great handwriting skill”
Most would think that homeschooling is simply about taking kids out of school, let them stay at home, start learning at 8:45AM and should end at 3:30PM. That should be Monday to Friday from September to June. Oh, most would also think that their kids should be learning the same lessons that students from regularContinue reading “Homeschooling is More Than Most Think”
Learning is no longer limited to the walls of a classroom or to a Monday to Friday session called school. Learning is about discovering anything where it happens.
When I first told my families and friends that we are homeschooling, we got different reactions. One of the thoughts that surfaced is that they are very scared that their kids won’t learn anything if they take them out of the regular school.
We are in the age of learning. It is no longer the era where kids need to go to a regular school in order to learn the basics of reading, numbering and writing. The chances of learning are everywhere and if we have to take a closer look of things around us, learning could startContinue reading “Looking at Learning Differently”
I grew up on a coastal town near South China Sea. Being in the coast, we probably get a minimum of 3 major storms in a year. My parents and my siblings had to live with it for more than 20 years. My parents are still there and pretty much getting the same dose ofContinue reading “Calming the Storm”
I looked outside the window and everything seem to be still. The leaves are not moving a bit and the three big trees (2 maple and 1 oak) stood right in front of me. The street is just silent, not even one car is passing. What I’m seeing tonight is very far from what IContinue reading “Stillness of the Night”
With two toddlers running around the house, the best time to have quiet time is either early in the morning or very late at night. I’m usually very tired at night, so that I try to keep up with an early morning quiet time. Sitting on the comfortable couch doesn’t really help a lot. ItContinue reading “Morning Walks”
Days will come when you don’t have the strength And all you hear is you’re not worth anything Wondering if you ever could be loved And if they truly saw your heart They’d see too much (1) **** I came to a point in my life when I felt I was worthless and pitiful. EverythingContinue reading “I am Beautiful”
I first heard about homeschooling when I was watching this series for group of gymnasts wanting to go to olympics. Then, I heard about Disney stars doing the same thing. So I thought homeschooling are for busy people who doesn’t have time to attend regular school. Then, I read about Bo Sanchez’s article about homeschooling. ThisContinue reading “The Power of Homeschooling”