Archive of ‘Family Time’ category

Alphabet Robots

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When kids play with toys from their parents’ childhood, playtime becomes even more amazing. My husband brought home these Alphabet Robots one evening, much to our four-year-old’s delight. Alphabets AND robots? It was a pairing of two of his favorites! But I was just as amazed because these robots looked so familiar. They appear as […] Read more…

K5 Learning Review Heads up!

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K5 Learning has an online reading and math program for kindergarten to grade 5 students. I’ve been given a 6 week free trial to test and write a review of their program. I thought this was super timely, given that Timmy’s starting Kindergarten in June. It would be awesome to try this out during his […] Read more…

Raising a bookworm

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Raising a bookworm? This is what happens! On a car ride home with my sister: Timmy: Book! (Pointing out the window) My sister: Where? Timmy: There! (Pointing at the giant Globe Facebook ad outside Trinoma) Ninang: Ah ok. That’s Facebook. Timmy: B-O-O-K spells book! Facebook… Let’s go Facebook! He thought it was a bookstore! He […] Read more…

Kids say the darndest things

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Kids say the darndest things. It was bedtime. The lights were out. Timmy had his head on my tummy and was pinching my tummy skin lovingly. “Mommy tummy pweedoh,” he said in the dark. “Guido?,” I asked, wondering if he was talking about one of the Cars characters. “PWEYdoh!,” he repeated, pinching my skin some […] Read more…

Knorr Bubble Blowing

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Knorr bubble blowing was a competition among me and my sisters when we were small. After my Mom would use the Knorr bottle (Knorr Liquid Seasoning), she’d put it on the table and ta-da! A bubble would form on the spout. My sisters and I would rush towards the bottle and see who would blow […] Read more…

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