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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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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work has begun on our new ceiling in the Philippines
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Progress Report on our New Home in the Philippines

The light at the end of the tunnel? It’s in sight.

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nipa hut in Guimaras
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Lolo’s Nipa Hut in the Philippines Nears Completion

Lolo is driving me nuts as work on his new digs progresses.

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Materials for the New Nipa Hut in the Philippines Are Secured

The nipa hut for Lolo will soon be built.

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Plans for Our New House in the Philippines Are Forging Ahead

Work on the new nipa hut will soon begin.

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NAIA Terminal 3 on the Cheap, Cheap, Cheap

I didn’t want to spend a lot of money when I left the Philippines

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Why Karen Carpenter Songs Should be Banned from Karaoke Bars in the Philippines

OK, in full disclosure, I have to admit I never liked The Carpenters.

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A Cute Filipina Slept on Top of Me

During a recent trip to Cebu City, the Queen City of the South, a cute Filipina slept on top of me! And my asawa didn’t…

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Fleeing Jeddah

My sister-in-law has to flee from her employer in Jeddah!

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Our Personal Paradise in the Philippines

The birds are chirping (what few there are.)  The tukos are croaking.  I’m surrounded by beautiful, exotic Filipinas (including my own asawa, of course) and I’m…

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The Chinese Lady and the “Good Family”

My niece, Michelle,  was walking home the other day through our subdivision in Iloilo  and passed up a group of workers. She didn’t take the…

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Living in the Philippines: 3 Yr Review

My previous post listed some positives about living in the Philippines. After three years in “paradise,” I thought it was time to do a review…

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