current issues, life in the Philippines, politics

A Lavish Lifestyle That Insults the Filipinos

She has a very, very high self-esteem. Just watch at the way she sashays in her special birthday ramp: Jeane Napoles – the pork barrel scam princess     It’s disgusting watching these self-centered pork barrel princess enjoying the life her mother had created for their family sourcing their money from the Filipino taxpayers, in connivance with the… Read More A Lavish Lifestyle That Insults the Filipinos

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An After-Class Drive to Experience the “Haw-as”

One afternoon, kiddos and I had a road trip with the fishpond in Barotac Nuevo as our destination. I wanted them to see the “haw-as”, an Ilonggo dialect term for fish harvest. It was the day for harvesting the “bangrus” (milkfish). I was sure it would be an experience for them! We arrived at the sprawling 45-hectare property… Read More An After-Class Drive to Experience the “Haw-as”