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How to Get Killed in the Philippines in 5 Easy Steps

I’ve lived in the Philippines with my awesome asawa for over eight years. My only duties involve boiling hot water for our coffee and tea…

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Puerto Princesa Palawan Paradise

Puerto Princesa Palawan Paradise. Some mortals claim the Philippines is a heavenly utopia. Paradise, if you will. I retired to this archipelago over seven years…

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The Kano and my lovely asawa
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My Amazing Asawa Plays Hardball!

Dear Readers, she may look sweet but she’s tough as nails.

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I love santas helpers
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Never Buy Your Asawa Clothes for Christmas

What would possess me to go to SM City the day after Christmas?

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Lolos nipa hut in the Philippines
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Do You Want to Build the Best Nipa Hut in the Philippines?

Nipa huts are found throughout the rural provinces.

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tipi in the philippines
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Native American Tipi in the Philippines

My brother-in-law in Guimaras goes Native American.

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The Bolo: The Essential Filipino Tool

The bolo, or machete, is the essential Filipino tool and probably can be found in the majority of Philippine households. I doubt if you could…

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Doomsday Preppers and Bug-Out Bags in the Philippines

We’re just now getting “Doomsday Preppers” in the Philippines from the National Geographic Channel. The show explores the lives of otherwise ordinary Americans who are preparing for the…

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The Lizard Poop Brush. An Essential Item in Every Filipino Household

Lizard Poop. It’s not much of a problem in our Iloilo subdivision home as it was back at “The Compound” in Guimaras where we formerly…

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Dave in the Philippines
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My Asawa is like an Elephant

  My asawa has a memory better than an elephant. After over 12 years of marriage she can still pull stuff out of her….head that…

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The Resurrection of The Rooster?

When I left off yesterday with my account of my computer crashing and the files wiped out, I promised a peek at Sainted Patient Wife’s latest…

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