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We like spikes

Last updated on: 14th January, 2016, 2:21 AMWe had columns and footers begin to be poured for the south side of our Philippine wall last time. This time we’re going to talk a bit about the metal work we had done. We like spikes We like spikes. Maybe not in the way you think, though. The […]

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Roughing it in the Philippines

Last updated on: 7th December, 2014, 6:37 PMI thought that for today’s post, I’d give you an idea of what it’s like to live in the house we’re renting here in the Philippines. We rented a duplex so that we’d have room to store the boxes of stuff we shipped from Seattle and to have […]

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Make money in the Philippines

Last updated on: 18th May, 2014, 7:19 PMHonesty early in I’ll be up front, “How to make money in the Philippines”  isn’t a get-rich advice post or an offer to sell you an ebook that will solve all of your money woes. If you need to get rich quick, turn some scratch fast before you hit skid […]

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What’s your angle?

Last updated on: 7th May, 2014, 5:47 PMWhat’s your angle? It seems everyone has one. Especially if you’re talking about looking for the advice of an expatriot about living in the Philippines. Things can quickly escalate until you feel like you’re looking at the the building in the photo at left and you’re “all angled […]

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Moving to the Philippines, Part 2

Last updated on: 17th April, 2014, 7:11 PMHere we are in Part 2 of “Moving to the Philippines”, my way of explaining why someone (namely, me) would want to be moving to the Philippines. If you’re so inclined, Part 1 is here. So far, we’ve covered the economics behind moving to the Philippines and the […]

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