When Carabao Fly

Carabao in the field

When I bought the land in 1997 that my house sits on, the thought of internet was not even at the back of my mind. There was no running water up here on the mountain, and a landline phone was nonexistent and trash removal was only a dream and the fire department was 45 minutes…

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I Should Be Immune to it by Now

Al, Why hast thou forsaken me

There are times when I reflect back to my Catholic School training and Catechism Class, Sister Mary Parvel told up about this guy in the Bible named “Job” and the crap that befell him, and yet he never wavered as he stuck to the plan and all ended up well. Or as well as it…

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Have you ever been FUP’d?

Globe FUP

This is a family site, but sometimes you just have to address the topic head on!  Today we are going to talk about getting FUP’d!  Yep, it has happened to all of us at one time or another, but today I am going to tell you how you can avoid getting hit by the FUP.…

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Bits & Pieces

It’s already Sunday afternoon and I haven’t even started on this article (and many other projects).  The tax accounting business is keeping me busy. Well, sort of busy. Were I truly busy, I wouldn’t be here poking at my tablet’s virtual keyboard. As I hunt and peck, I’m trying to make the best of a…

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So what’s New About Any of This?

Dongle Slowdown

2014 and my internet connection is hit and miss again. About every six months it occurs, I am now of the firm belief that it’s done purposely by Globe Telecommunications with the sole intension of selling me a new Tattoo dongle. (This conversation was overheard from the back room at Globe Olongapo Office) “Hey guys;…

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Never Dangle Your Dongle

Never dangle your dongle

Last week during “End of an Epic” I glanced over the subject of dangling my Tattoo Dongle (By Globe) out of my window during a leading edge of a typhoon, which I recommend not doing in the future. As I said they are not water proof and they function very poorly when damp. The following…

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