Home Construction Begins

My wife and I were discussing going back to the US to live & work for a few years and needed someplace to store our stuff. Her uncle is renovating his house right… Continue reading

Wiener Schnitzel

Wiener Schnitzel I love to cook. I have always thought I was a pretty good cook. Not just because I used to cook professionally – but more importantly as a hobby. And if… Continue reading

USS Fletcher PACEX 92 Cruise Book

I scanned in the cruise book once before but the original scans got lost in a computer crash.  The uploaded files were a pretty crappy quality so I just rescanned the book this … Continue reading

Ole Spanish Tapas Bar & Restaurant – Iloilo

Ole Restaurant Iloilo. If you are familiar with Boracay you have most likely seen Ole. A favorite in D’Mall for many years. Well, good news Iloilo! Ole has just opened in Robinson’s Mall.… Continue reading

Manong Blas – Delivering Donations

Last month I wrote about Manong Blas.  A blind 60 year old here on the island.  Officer Alamo of the PNP made a Facebook post about him and my wife and I decided… Continue reading

Manong Blas: The amazing old blind man

I try to keep my blog fairly light hearted and fun. but today I have to turn a little more serious. This is a great story – not just about a man who… Continue reading

REO Brothers in concert

I recently joined the Rotary Club Iloilo South. It seems like a good group of folks and they do a lot of charity work. While I was attending meetings, to see if I… Continue reading

Hearts of Banana

  I love trying new foods, and my wife knows this. Well she came up with a good one for me – banana hearts! We had banana trees at our old bamboo house,… Continue reading

American Legacy Pop Culture Food

When I went to the Iloilo Comic Con I wrote about the American Legacy Pop Culture Food booth. (https://expatinphilippines.wordpress.com/2014/06/01/iloilo-comic-con-2014/) They were cooking a small, p50, burger ($1.25 USD). I was talking to the… Continue reading

Philippines household electrical

I generally prefer to make blog entries showing off my vacations and laughing at you schmucks still working for a living.   But a friend asked for a video about the electrical system here.… Continue reading

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