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Happy Chinese New Year! Celebration Outside of the Atrium in Iloilo!

Making a trip to the Atrium Mall in Iloilo, surprise, not SM City, and took this photo Saturday from the third floor of the mall after I heard some firecrackers going off. 2010 is the Year of the Tiger. There are a lot of Filipinos with a Chinese heritage (my Sainted Patient Wife being among … Read moreHappy Chinese New Year! Celebration Outside of the Atrium in Iloilo!

The Swish Girl! The Bonehead’s First Solo Trip to Iloilo City!

Made my first solo trip to Iloilo City since The Sainted Patient Wife and I arrived in the Philippines almost six months ago. I wanted to go to the Bureau of Immigration since I saw something online from the Bureau’s website that said foreigners have to register within 60 days of a new year at  … Read moreThe Swish Girl! The Bonehead’s First Solo Trip to Iloilo City!

I Embarass The Sainted Patient Wife at SM City Supermarket, or What Else is New?

The Sainted Patient Wife is called that for a reason. Making one of our excursions into Iloilo City today to buy some groceries and to get away from “The Compound”, our home in Guimaras province,  for awhile. We head out to our favorite shopping spot in Iloilo, SM City. Our last stop is the SM … Read moreI Embarass The Sainted Patient Wife at SM City Supermarket, or What Else is New?

Off to Kuwait!

My sister-in-law Marjorie is off to work as a domestic helper in Kuwait. Hopefully, she will have a better experience there then she had in Jeddah.  She went to an employment office in Iloilo last Monday, February 1st,  and she is leaving for Kuwait as an OFW (Overseas Filipino Worker) this coming February 18th. She has to report to Manila for training this coming Tuesday. That was quick!  I had been online trying to get Marjorie a job in Singapore, but did receive any responses after I sent out her resume to several agencies. DSC

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Survival on the Edge of a Jungle in the Philippines!

Have you ever seen cashews before they end up in those Mr. Planter’s Cashew or Mixed Nuts cans? I haven’t. The Sainted Patient Wife showed these to me the other day. My mother-in-law, The Feared Giant Lizard Killer, just picked these from a cashew tree in our backyard. The fruit underneath the cashew is also … Read moreSurvival on the Edge of a Jungle in the Philippines!

Bingo, the One Year Old Filipino Boy Blogger, Returns to Amuse and Offend!

ASF Dancer with Bukas or Cash, originally uploaded by Harold Nora. Hoy! I’m back! Sir Dave asked if I would do another guest post. Sige (OK), I say. First off, let me gripe about something! Seems some of you Filipinos (and a kano white guy, or two) think I am not real. Wrote some comments … Read moreBingo, the One Year Old Filipino Boy Blogger, Returns to Amuse and Offend!