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Philippines Plus: Google Secure Site

It’s an issue you probably weren’t even aware of. Having been in the blogging business for over nine years, it’s my job to notice things…

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The SM Mall of Asia Expat Experience

I’ve been writing a blog for almost seven years now. Over in Guimaras, the island province we call home, there is nothing that even remotely…

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Cozy & Comfortable: Stone House Hotel Pasay

We recently made a trip to Metro Manila. We stayed for five nights at the cozy and comfortable Stone House Hotel Pasay. Only three kilometers…

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Ph Peso Sinks to 6-Year Low Vs. USD

Do you like having more money in your pocket?

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Walk on the Wild Side, Philippines: Of Mushrooms, Head Lice & Cute Chicks

As my wife and I were taking our walk, we spied a group of schoolgirls picking at each other’s hair.

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Expat Success Story in Guimaras, the Philippines: Paul & Janeth Toplis

Paul and Janeth Toplis have a successful farm operation in Guimaras, the island province we call home.

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Our New Home in the Philippines

We’ve moved into our new shack in the Philippines.

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making the move back to guimaras
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God Bless the I.R.S.

Don’t tell Lois Lerner I got some money back.

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rodeo grill in cebu city
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Cebu City: The Queen City of the South

The crusty old expat and his patient wife return to the Queen City of the South for some R&R.

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pretty pinays at Manggahan
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I’m Adored as a Rock Star by Pretty Pinays at Manggahan 2015

Yes, you, too, Pilgrim, could be a rock star in the Philippines!

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The “Americanization” of the Two Lola’s

Two charming senior ladies in Iloilo do The Kano’s dirty work!

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Facebook Crackdown Hits Guimaras

Could this crackdown be construed as “cruel and unusual punishment?”

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Realizing the American Dream in the Philippines

Living the “American Dream” in the Philippines

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the damaged Ford Ranger XLT in the Philippines
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Our Filipino Car Insurance Report

Would our first experience with a car insurance company in the Philippines be a good one?

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