These houses were built during the Spanish colonization many centuries ago. Along the streets vendors offer varied souvenir stuff. The old houses and churches have been preserved by the government. They are part of the cultural heritage. Advertisements
I am a teacher, a researcher, and an author. I am a mother of two beautiful girls, Faye & Zoe. I live in Arizona. I am into hunting. I love the mountains, the giant cactus and the flowers. I love to travel.
This was taken at Solot Solot San Juan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines.
Officially I am on vacation. But I am not used to doing nothing. I have been juggling between jobs for as long as I can remember. True that I need to do stuff in Manila while on vacation. But there are things beyond my control like the issuance […]
Every election my students at the university used to ask me who my candidates were. I didn’t tell them. I have taught them instead the following tips for them to vote wisely. 1. Prepare a list of criteria that you are looking for in a candidate. 2. Research […]
I met a remarkable woman today. My day started as another ordinary day. After I have brought the girls to the university. I went back to our rented room. I decided to take a nap because the offices are still closed at 6:45 a.m. I can’t transact any […]
I was really amazed how tall my younger daughter Zoe has become in the last 2 years. She will be turning 12 on April 5. She was only this tall 2 years ago. These photos were taken on May, 2016. The two pictures above were taken on the […]
We needed a quick getaway from the extreme heat in Manila. We wanted to go camping in Real, Quezon. But the tent is in our house in Bulacan. We decided to go swimming in the hot springs of Pansol, Laguna last Saturday. Then Sunday we visit Antipolo Church. […]
On our travel to the Ilocos Region. I hope it is of some use. God bless us all!
I eat Halo-halo! It is a popular Filipino dessert especially during summer. It is a mix of different fruits like the banana, jackfruit, young coconut, sweet yam with sugar and milk. A small slice of leche flan. And of course the shaved ice. On top is a scoop […]
It’s very hot in Manila these days. Before eating dinner, we decided to take a walk around Rizal Park. It’s a few minutes walk from our rented room. The park was named after Jose Rizal, the national hero of the Philippines. At one side of the park, a […]