We Must Be Doing Something Right!

TheHappyWAHM post

This is an actual three-way conversation between me and my two homeschoolers, Bea and Jude. I started the conversation as an avenue for an oral recitation in Math - addition and subtraction for Jude; and addition, subtraction and multiplication for Bea. But the conversation turned out to be a lesson in something far more important than Math. A lesson for me, on love and selflessness, and how my children's respective characters are being ... [ Read More ]

And By God’s Grace…


Jude is now officially a first grader at the Aberásturi Home Academy!  He was supposed to start last December, but with my crazy schedule, it simply was not fair to get him on board without me 100% ready for his needs.  Plus, I needed to run an errand in Mindoro, so I had an out-of-town trip that ate up my time for lesson planning. As with all the best laid plans, the AOP Science curriculum that Bea (now in third grade) used will just be a ... [ Read More ]

Bea’s English Garden

Bea's English Garden

Today has been really productive for me and my third grade homeschooler.  I took time out from my regular WAHM routine and focused on working with Bea on her English lapbook.  Since we are still waiting for our Science and Math books, we were able to finish our first quarter lessons for English last week, and as our output for the quarter, we decided to make a lapbook of lessons we have covered for the period. Pictured below is our project we ... [ Read More ]

Teacher Mommy’s A-HA! Moment

It's my third year, and I'm still learning. For the first two years of our homeschooling journey, each time someone asks the name of our school, I just tell them we're with The Master's Academy (TMA).  Until I met Tina Rodriguez.  We met online, via Facebook, and she was in need of some pre-school materials, and I was just about ready to let go of some of mine, and so we agreed to meet so she could buy my old curriculum.  And it was during the ... [ Read More ]