I can't believe that after more than 6 years living overseas, we are finally back in Manila! I was really excited to speak the language, be back to everything familiar and feel at home. I was in for a . . .
I am reposting this list that I found a while back. It's the 25 THINGS TO DO IN THE PHILIPPINES from INQUIRER.net. Most of my life before I met TD was spent traveling the Philippines with my family, . . .
Whenever I am in the Philippines, I never fail to go to my dentist and aesthetician Dr. Laura of Affinity Dental Clinic. I've worked hard to maintain my teeth and gum health over the years. I've even . . .
I just love watching this video! What do you think? . . .
I am making this list for friends who are visiting or moving to Manila. If you are going to Manila to visit for a few days I hope this helps you decide where to go for shopping and where to eat. . . .
Reposting bits from this article TD found on the net: PH is world's 8th friendliest country: HSBC survey | ABS-CBN News. . . .
Christmas has always been kinda over the top for the majority-Catholic nation of the Philippines. And we go all sorts of crazy for it. I think this meme says it all. LOL. Photo after the jump! . . .
Whenever I go to Manila, there is one man I never fail to see. It's Stefan, my stylist from Basement Salon in Shangri-la Ortigas. I have the misfortune of having super unruly thick wavy hair (or in OC . . .
Since I've moved to Jakarta one of my main complaints is the dirty tap water, it doesn't help that we live in an old building and I get massive chunks of metal and stones in my faucet aerator. Eww. . . .
For ME that is! Though I'm sure that many of you will agree to me...if you don't then you probably haven't tried our mangoes =P We are all entitled to an opinion on who has the best what, but since . . .
Watched this BBC TV segment on Youtube last weekend. It's of a bus driver from London who came all the way to the Philippines to try his profession in the streets of Manila. I hope you will find the . . .
It's been a quiet week on my blog since I was out of the country for 7 days. Spent 3 days in my province with family and 4 days in Manila to take care of "business." Yes, there was internet in both . . .
I had lunch at the new Eastwood Mall today. I went to the ladies room and after washing my hands decided to retouch my make-up and tidy up my unruly hair. While I was doing so, I had to stand between . . .
One of the most enjoyable things for me in Manila is walking around Salcedo village. I love the buildings, the trees and the slight breeze... Walking to lunch with my best friend, I am also reminded . . .