Sainted Patient Wife and I dropped by a local restaurant the other day after paying our electric and water bills (for a total of $46 USD, not bad for a household of eight people.) Once a month we stop by to pick up some smoked oysters from Lisa’s Talabahan. Get five heaping bowlfuls of the … Read moreLet the Bloodletting Begin!
Took our little two year old niece with us to SM City in Iloilo yesterday. The Sainted Patient Wife does not look very intimidating in this photo, does she? Ha ha, little do you know her tough side. All the kids at “The Compound” have seen it. Better not cross Tita Dida (Aunt Melinda) or … Read moreThe Hammer Falls!
5:45 pm The Sainted Patient Wife says: “Where are Shaina and Sharwin?” (Our 12 year old niece and 10 year old nephew that get delivered to “The Compound” every school day by their tricycle driver at 4:30 pm.) “I don’t know. I thought they were in the nipa hut watching TV.” replies The Bonehead, who … Read moreConfusion and Chaos at The Compound: The Missing Kids!
Haven’t taken any recent photos lately and was going through some old photo albums and decided to post this one of The Sainted Patient Wife on one of our many trips to Las Vegas. My Mom and Dad lived in Vegas for awhile, they got tired of the cold Midwest winters, and opted to live … Read moreThe Sainted Patient Wife in Vegas!
It looks like Paris Hilton is sporting a fantastic new fashion look, and this photo has nothing at all to do with this blog topic. The Bonehead was just messing around with a website http://photo505.com/en/ that has some cool photo effects on it. Anyway, I was on my daily hour long walk in our little … Read more"You Have A Cute Aso!"
First off, my name is not “Joe.” Yeah, I know this term for Americans comes from the GI Joes that were in the Philippines during WWII. But you know what? That friggin’ war is over! Has been for a long time. Told you about a guy that approached me a while back while on my … Read more"Hey Joe! You Got Any Money!"
I just feel like writing some crap today. How is that different from any other time? Well, it isn’t. Might as well just be upfront with you, faithful Rooster Readers. I used to call this “Rooster Ramblings”, but I’m sick of that term. Sheesh, have I been writing edgier or darker stuff or ranting more … Read moreI Feel Like Writing Some Crap (Or What Else Is New!)
Curly Bear, a member of a Blackfoot Tribe in Montana back in the States, gathered us around a campfire one night in Glacier National Park. I bantered back and forth with Curly Bear as he gave us some insight to the local traditions of the Blackfoot Tribe. He drew the loudest laughter when he told … Read moreMy Mother-in-Law Is Annoying Me!
Hospitals. Hospitals. Hospitals.Been to more than I care to lately. After my latest stint in Iloilo, mylittle two year old niece, JalAmiel, ends up in our local hospital inGuimaras. Her Mom has insurance which the hospital honors. After beingthere three days and spending all that time in an hallway without aircon or fans, vomiting and … Read moreYour Niece Is Having a Baby? Visit to the Local Hospital in Guimaras.