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Savannah Iloilo. The Good, the Bad,and the Ugly

View from our pool in Savannah Subdivision, Pavia, Iloilo

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For Sale by Owner

We’re house hunting in the Philippines. Sort of. In August 2014 we’ll be able to access our IRA account which currently provides the bulk of…

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The Kano and The Firecracker Kid

Firecrackers. The Philippines. They go hand in hand in this Southeast Asian archipelago. With the holiday season already in full swing, it won’t be long before…

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Papa Duck in the Philippines: The Conclusion

Future American expat Papa Duck,  his girlfriend Ann, my asawa, Scott B, niece Michelle and I were trying to get back to Iloilo. The rain…

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Continuing Problems with Smart Bro in Iloilo

Internet broad ban service in the Philippines is a hit and miss proposition. If there’s not a brown out, power outage, then chances are the…

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The Iloilo Dentist and the Ten Dollar Extraction: Part 2

Got seated in the dentist’s chair when the cell phone rang. It was my asawa. I informed her that I had found a dentist to…

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The Iloilo Dentist and the Ten Dollar Extraction

Toothaches. Don’t know many who enjoy them. I don’t. Had a bad tooth pulled earlier this year at a dental clinic at SM City in Iloilo…

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Working the Night Shift in Iloilo City

My niece April works as a sales associate at SM City in Iloilo.  Her   employment started in late August. In September she worked all…

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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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Our “Hot” Laundry Lady Has Been Replaced

In November of last year my asawa hired a “hot” laundry lady. Regular readers might recall that story. But my wife’s helper didn’t show up…

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Nephew Sherwin and the Shoot-Out at Savannah

Our niece Shaina had arrived home around 6 pm without her younger, 13-year-old brother,Sherwin. I heard my asawa speaking to someone on the phone minutes…

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Expat Tips to Keep Cool in the Philippines

One of the most difficult things, as an American expat from the Midwest and now living in the Philippines, I had to adjust to,  was…

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Planning Our Next Move in the Philippines

Lived in the rural province of Guimaras,  known for some of the sweetest mangoes in the world, for over two years. Almost a year living…

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