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Meet the Crusty Old Expat’s Crew

It’s been over eight years since I first published a photo of the old “Compound Crew” back in my first blog, “The Rooster Crows at…

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Clash of the Filipina Maids

We’ve recently hired a new domestic helper for our household in Guimaras. The crusty old expat, yours truly, issued an “executive order” which proclaimed a new part-time helper was needed to augment our current staff. My “executive order” was not held up in any federal court.

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The Kano eating balut in the Philippines
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Moron Screws up His Internet Account

The cancellation of the visit from our island province’s resident computer god saved me a few pesos.  Panoy, is known throughout the land of sweet…

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citronella plant philippines
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Citronella Plants Protect Our Home in the Philippines from Mosquitoes

“Citronella Plants Protect Our Home in the Philippines from Mosquitoes” is today’s topic. The Philippines Department of Health has reported a 41% increase in cases…

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filipino workers
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Our Filipino Workers Have Left the Building

Our Filipino workers have left the building after almost two years. Brother-in-law Joery led a crew that built a nipa hut on our property in…

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our new terrace project in the philippines
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New Terrace Project at our Home in the Philippines

Our workers recently completed a new terrace project at our home in the Philippines. My asawa had wanted the terrace, nearest the nipa hut my…

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large home in guimaras philippines
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Living a Simple Life in the Philippines

Not much cow manure on our new road nor much traffic unless it’s time for the local schools to begin their morning classes.

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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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