My wife grew up on her father's small mountain farm in Cebu. There was no plumbing or electricity. If you remember the wooden shack in the opening credits of the Beverly Hillbillies television show, it was kind of like that. Unfortunately, unlike Jeb Clampett, my wife's father …Read This Post about It Was a Good Day
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A month or so ago, Feyma and I moved to new location in Davao City. I wrote about that, so if you follow the site, you probably Artie knew that. I also told you that we were downsizing. The reason for downsizing is because our family, those living at home, is shrinking. Our kids …Read This Post about Downsizing: No Maid!
I knew they were trying to kill me… In my dream, a sleek red motorcycle passes me on the right while a jeepney cuts directly across my path in the intersection. Packs of motorcycles follow the red Yamaha, some with 3 or 4 people or young women sitting sideways. All of a sudden …Read This Post about My Life in Cebu: Driving
In the past few months here on LIP I noted that some had found fault with the Philippine LTO System, I’m here to present another point(e) of view, just to defend these much-maligned hard working folks. The Land Transportation Offices are the folks in charge of Drivers Licenses, …Read This Post about 25 Years of Fun with the RP’s Land Transportation Office
At the southern end of Cebu is a town named Oslob which has become a tourist attraction due to its whale sharks. In the morning, guests board small boats and are rowed out a couple hundred feet from shore. The boats form a line and whale sharks swim next to the boats to be fed.. …[Read More...] about Whale Shark Impact
“I want Spaghetti and Meatballs for my birthday!” I exclaimed to my mother when asked what I wanted for dinner. When I was a young’un my favorite food to eat was Mom’s Spaghetti and Meatballs. As my palate developed Spaghetti and Meatballs grew old to me and I would order …[Read More...] about Filipino vs. USA: Spaghetti