A Filipina and a Cheesesteak!

While visiting Guam this week, we stopped in at the Air Force Base Exchange Food Court one day for lunch. After living in the Philippines for nearly 3 years, it was an easy lunch choice for me to make…I was having a Philly Cheesesteak! My wife decided on Popeye’s Chicken so as she walked over […] Read More

Planning on Moving to the Philippines?

Southeast Asia! If you are thinking of moving to the Philippines, know that this is Southeast Asia. Anyone contemplating a move abroad, especially to a developing country, really needs to completely research the country/city/province/area they plan on moving to. Thoroughly. And after that, they need to research some more. The very reason I say this is […] Read More

To The Philippines With Love!

Many times I’ve written and attempted to describe the differences between the cultures of the Philippines and the west, specifically the U.S. where I am from. Some articles come easily while others have been a struggle searching for the right way to convey my thoughts on culture, family, values, expatriation and all that stuff.  While […] Read More

Philippines Ready for Divorce?

I recently published a post on the re-focusing on the topic of divorce in the Philippines…my ideas and take on this included. If you missed that post you can visit it here – Divorce in the Philippines? Really? Since the battle on reproductive health is over, some lawmakers believe that the time is ripe to […] Read More

Divorce in the Philippines? Really?

Since August of 2010, HB No. 1799, “An Act Introducing Divorce in the Philippines” has been sitting on the shelf. House speaker Feliciano Belmonte, who supports the bill, says now that the RH (Reproductive Health) bill has been approved by both chambers, a new focus has been shifted to the topic of the validity of […] Read More