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itslifelyn

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.

Life in Manila: High Prices

In my previous articles I have written about inflation. https://itslifelyn.home.blog/2018/09/08/how-to-fight-inflation/ https://itslifelyn.home.blog/2018/09/08/how-to-fight-inflation-part-ii-i-grow-my-own/ https://itslifelyn.home.blog/2018/09/09/how-to-fight-inflation-part-iii-scan-your-receipts-and-get-free-stuff/ But I was shocked with the very high prices of everything in Manila. I had difficulty understanding what happened. My friends and my daughters have different explanations. Even my Grade 7 Fiona she can explain what […]

Bonding With My Girls

It’s good to be back! I am visiting Manila, Philippines for a few weeks. It’s sooooo good to be with my girls again. I enjoy every moment with them. We watch movies. We eat out. I walk them to the university everyday. I am happy to see old […]

Practice Driving @50

Finally, got the guts to seriously learn how to drive! I like it. I regret not driving before. But on second thought, maybe not. Ctto. With such heavy traffic in Manila, Philippines where I come from. And there were many options to commute there. I usually took the […]