For Americans, and I dare say, for people from most every Western Country, we really are not used to having full time maids, or for that matter, we are not used to having maids at all. Maybe 50 years ago, having a maid in the house was a little more common than it is today, […]
“Then she told me of her problem with a person she cared about, her foreigner friend. It’s not her boyfriend because she’s a happily married. She just knew this friend for quite sometime now.” – Feyma “Sounds like a Dear Abby problem to me”. —- From a guy that commented. Well somebody’s comment about the […]
A week or so ago I bumped into a friend. We were chatting for a few minutes. Then she told me of her problem with a person she cared about, her foreigner friend. It’s not her boyfriend because she’s a happily married. She just knew this friend for quite sometime now. She was telling me […]
The Philippines is a fun place to live. There are many temptations though, some I consider evil, some I consider sweet, you might be surprised about which is which.
People often ask me how I ended up in the Philippines. The short answer is for a better life. I must say, that the Philippines has exceeded my expectations. However, that also required an open mind and a re-evaluation of what is important. Yes I have a few less creature comforts here than I did […]
I met Bob for the first time in Cebu. I was there to study college. I never thought he will be visiting there that soon. We were corresponding for 6 months and he decided to come here for a visit. We talked regularly almost the time for his visit. My family in Cebu just didn’t […]