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Boracay In January

Last updated on: 28th January, 2017, 1:41 PM In 2014, we spent a few days in Boracay with our good friends Dodong, Snookie, and Gina. Two weeks ago, we went back again with a third couple, minus our dear friend Gina. Gina passed away last year so our return trip was bittersweet.  Boracay In January? […]

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Peanut Oil Problem

Last updated on: 27th November, 2016, 3:19 PM   Not A Snob Even though I’m a white American living in the Philippines, I’m not much of a snob. I don’t live in a gated enclave. I take tricycles all the time. I have chickens in my backyard and pigs next door. I like Jollibee and […]

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Roku, PLDT To Team Up in the Philippines!

Last updated on: 10th September, 2016, 7:28 PM   If you’re an expat living in the Philippines who likes American shows (like me), this is really good news! And if you’re an expat who is hard of hearing (like me), it’s EXCELLENT news because with Roku and PLDT teaming up. there will be more shows […]

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Walk Around My House: Photos At Home Part Two

Last updated on: 7th September, 2016, 1:12 AMMy wife and I are on vacation for a few days so I thought I’d take the opportunity to do a couple of photo posts instead of long write-ups.  We call these “Picture Days”. I decided to call this A Walk Around My House so that I could show […]

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Walk Around My House: Photos At Home Part One

Last updated on: 7th September, 2016, 1:12 AMMy wife and I are on vacation for a few days so I thought I’d take the opportunity to do a couple of photo posts instead of long write-ups. I call these “Picture Days”. I decided to call this A Walk Around My House so that I could show […]

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Securing our Philippine fence

Last updated on: 21st August, 2016, 11:57 AM   We’ve covered a lot in this series on how we built our concrete fence in Davao City, Philippines. The index for all of the posts so far is on its own page: Building in the Philippines: Index. This post will include a look at how we went […]

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