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  • 2007.12“Christmas Time”
  • The Curative Properties of the Philippines

    In 1997 I had moved from Southern California to Florida. I had never had any skin problems ...

  • Christmas 2007

    What difference a year makes. Last year I came to Davao to spend Christmas and New Years w ...

  • Paridise Island on Samal

    Last week friends of ours, Louis and Venice invited me, Elena and family to join them for ...

  • Seasons Greetings

    To all of you out there. Have a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Good Kwanza and for all a ...

  • Christmas in Davao

    Christmas in Davao has a lot of similarities and differences from America and I would gues ...

  • No Fireworks

    Yesterday I met Bob Martin for coffee at a Fagioli, a new coffee shop here in Lanang, Dava ...

  • The LAW of TONNAGE

    Driving here in the Philippines is an experience that can only be closely compared to New ...

  • Rain, Rain Everywhere

    The first 4 days here since I arrived in Davao the weather was normal, sunny, hot and humi ...

  • Alive and Safe in the Philippines

    I made it. Tuesday morning my mom picked me up at home at 630Am in Florida to take me t ...

  • My Last Day in America

    Well all. This is it. The final items packed. House cleaned out and I just am waiting for ...

  • Another Day Waiting for my Trip

    It is now Saturday afternoon and I have most of things ready for my trip. All my bags back ...

  • 2007.11“The Big Move”
  • Final Countdown to my Leaving the USA

    The countdown is getting close. 3 more days left in Florida and then to the airport. I ...

  • What and Who I am leaving Behind

    Well, my move is getting close. My boxes have been dropped off at the shippers, I have my ...

  • Remit2Home final instalment

    I received an email and a call from a representative of Remit2home. After telling me to re ...

  • Remit2Home Update

    Since all my emails never worked, I am thinking someone say my post here. This morning ...

  • Remit2Home or Not Remit2Home... NOT! ! ! ! !

    Caution using Remit2Home.com for money transfers!!!! First I want to mention, this is n ...

  • Davao is Getting Closer

    I am so excited, but tired too. Today I took all my boxes to the shipping warehouse. They ...

  • Filipino Love and Care of Family

    Here is a story that shows how important love and family are in the Philippines. Last w ...

  • More about Davao

    In my last post I discussed "Why Live in Davao". I told about my new filipino family. And ...

  • 2007.10“Cleaning Up”
  • Why Live in Davao

    I have written the reasons for leaving America for Davao City in the Philippines, but I ha ...

  • Murphy's Law Strikes Again

    Well, as I have been talking about, I am trying to sell my home and get ready to move to D ...

  • More Cleaning and Trashing

    Well, here is another week. Last weekend my realtor had an open house and there were 5 peo ...

  • Packing and Trashing

    Well, even though I have my options open in case a job opportunity comes along, I am prepa ...

  • Why Leave Florida,USA for Davao, Philippines

    This is the beginning of the saga of Bruce and Elena, an American man and a filipina lady. ...