cabaling beach guimaras
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Our 1,155 Dollar February 2019 Five-Person Philippines Budget

While “Our 1,155 Dollar February 2019 Five-Person Philippines Budget” was slightly higher than January’s expenses, we did manage to cut down on some expenses in…

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house blessing philippines
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Our New Year’s Eve House Blessing in the Philippines

“Our New Year’s Eve House Blessing in the Philippines” is a remarkable literary achievement since it’s the first time in months I’ve published two posts…

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Taytay Palawan
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Tantalizing Taytay Tales

While we were in Puerto Princesa Palawan, my asawa and I decided to visit the Underground River. Puerto Princesa’s pride is easily the Puerto Princesa…

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niece denden in our new swimming pool in the philippines
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More Pics from our 1st Philippines Pool Party

I had more pictures from our new swimming hole that I didn’t publish in my last post. So I’ve added more pics from our 1st…

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our new pool in the philippines
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Our First Pool Party in the Philippines

It’s a post I can finally publish: ” Our First Pool Party in the Philippines.” It’s been a massive project. The new swimming hole construction…

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man overboard go manila to bacolod
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Man Overboard! Our 2Go Cruise Manila/Iloilo

Our recent trip from Manila was marred by tragedy: “Man Overboard! Our 2Go Cruise Manila/Iloilo.” Nine and 1/2 hours  in to our 22-hour cruise back…

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sm mall of asia
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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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stone house hotel pasay
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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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traveling to cebu from iloilo via ship
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Best Way to Get to Cebu from Iloilo City

What is the best way to get to Cebu from Iloilo City? There are several options available to travelers such as taking a flight on…

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Guimaras provincial hospital
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Healthcare Facility in the Philippines Scores a Win

My wife’s white blood count had improved, which I considered a win for our healthcare facility in the Philippines, at least for the moment.

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liter water tank in the philippines
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Our Water Conservation Project in the Philippines

According to the national weather service, this ongoing El Niño will be among the strongest, if not the strongest, to ever hit the Philippines.

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a view from guimaras
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Taking Another Walk on the Wild Side of the Philippines

Can exercise possibly stave off the onset of Alzheimer’s?

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star fish found off raymen beach
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What Would I Have Done Differently After 6 Yrs. in the Philippines?

I finally get around to posting the final part of a story I started months ago.

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our new home in the philippines
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Our New Home in the Philippines

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

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sunset over guimaras
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Would I Have Still Moved to the Philippines?

What if you could travel back in time and reverse life-changing decisions you have made?

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