BPI Bureau of Plant Industry San Miguel Jordan Guimaras entrance 480x360 - Breathtaking BPI’s Magnificent Mangoes
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Breathtaking BPI’s Magnificent Mangoes

The Guimaras National Crop Research, Development, and Production Support Center (GNCRDPSC) is one of two agricultural centers of the Bureau of Plant Industry in the Visayas. That’s according…

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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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on board the tawash six drown philippines
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Six People Dead: Pump Boat from Iloilo to Guimaras Capsizes!

Tragic news from our home province! I’ve ridden on this pump boat dozens of time.

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our new house in the philippines
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How Much Will it Cost to Build Your Retirement Home in the Philippines?

What could your own home in paradise cost?

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pretty pinays at Manggahan
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I’m Adored as a Rock Star by Pretty Pinays at Manggahan 2015

Yes, you, too, Pilgrim, could be a rock star in the Philippines!

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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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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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close up view of the new porch
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Latest Progress Report On Our New Home in the Philippines

Work on the roof will soon begin.

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sunset over guimaras
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Island Hopping Around Guimaras

Comments are back and so am I!

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sexy filipina ford car show model
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Crusty Old Expat Visits Iloilo LTO and Acquires Student Permit

I acquire a student permit at the tender age of 62.

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ford wildtrak white
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Encounter with Arrogant Salesman at Ford Dealership in Iloilo

I thought I was back in the States where arrogant, high pressure car salesmen abound.

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One Storey House Design
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Independent Contractor Being Hired to Build Our New Home in the Philippines

We hire a new foreman to build our new home in the Philippines.

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