help wanted maid in the philippines
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Philippines: Wanted. Hard-Working Domestic Helper

After my Social Security kicked in a few years ago, I was finally able to convince my industrious asawa that we could afford to hire a full-time helper.

After all, aside from taking care of my father-in-law, afflicted with Alzheimer’s, my wife did most of the cooking and cleaning in our household. A niece and nephew have lived with us for years. While the kids can help out on the week-ends, there was no one to help my wife with all the chores during the week.

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Conclusion: Clash of the Filipina Maids

The 21-year-old Filipina that we were considering to hire as a part-time maid left for her home after an interview with my wife. I then…

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jordan municipal cemetary guimaras
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It’s the Day of the Dead in the Philippines

Candles are lit and grave sites decorated with flowers, candles, and balloons.

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lolo
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Lolo Wins 300M in a Cockfight!

Lolo, my father-in-law, was going to spend his windfall on a new piece of property in Guimaras.

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floor tile is being laid in our sala
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Our New Home in the Philippines is Nearing Completion

Our new home construction project now begins Month Six.

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island hopping off Raymen Beach
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The Island Hoppers of Guimaras

Island hopping and spending a relaxing day at the beach can be enjoyed all year round in the Philippines.

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relaxing at Raymen Beach Resort in Guimaras
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A Restful Day at Raymen Beach Resort

It’s hard to beat a cold bottle of San Mig while relaxing at a beautiful beach resort 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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Nephew Sharwin
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Facebook Crackdown Hits Guimaras

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

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the path to our new home in the Philippines
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The Latest Update: Building Our New Home in the Philippines

The roof problem has been fixed and work continues on our new home in the Philippines.

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workers building our new porch
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Construction Costs for our New Home in the Philippines

The steel trusses are going up. Work on our new home in the Philippines progresses.

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Gerry the Caretaker
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Gerry Comes Through for The Kano

Kudos to Gerry our Caretaker.

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