Category Archives: Education

Bilingual Kid

We’re training our son Justin to become bilingual. We teach him both the English and Filipino versions of words. He knows that “hungry” and “gutom” are one and the same thing, for example, and he uses them interchangeably. This way, … Continue reading

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Dora the Explorer: A Review

Justin’s latest preoccupation is watching Dora the Explorer every morning on a local TV channel. This prompted his Daddy to buy him his first Dora the Explorer DVD last week. Last Friday night, I bought him his second Dora the … Continue reading

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Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star

I was planning to write this piece the very same day I heard my son Justin sing this nursery rhyme, but I wasn’t able to because I was working in our bedroom, which was right next to the living room … Continue reading

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Fill in the Blanks

This is a rather late posting, but I’ll post it anyway. I can’t resist it. I really must write about this. Last Monday, January 20, 2008 to be exact, while I was dressing Justin straight from his morning bath, I … Continue reading

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