We welcome to our shed a Suzuki DL1000 V Strom. Over the years I have had many motorbikes. I’m not loyal to only one brand, I’ll ride any decent bike, and some not so decent. My first bike was a 125 Honda, it was old even when I got it, but on the positive side,..
As we suggested a few weeks ago, a fence extension for Buster the Dog has been built. In a previous post we mentioned that Buster had figured out that the underground fence was only effective on him when he was wearing the special collar. He really is a clever dog, but it can be a..
Sending money home to the Philippines is something that we all seem to have to do at some point. There are thousands of reasons why it is done. It’s not just the Philippines, it is also people from many other countries around the world that for one reason or many reasons, they need to..
The antics of Buster the Dog have given us a reason to post the latest update about the Hidden Fence, also sometimes known as an Underground Fence. Until quite recently we would only use the fence when we had to leave Buster at home alone, then only for short periods of time. It was working..
Travel Insurance for Pinay returning to Philippines can potentially be a real minefield. The information that we learned would also apply to any other person from any other country, it really is a bit of a minefield. I’ll try to explain as best I can. The reasons we learned all of this can be found..
We had to plan an urgent return to the Philippines for Beth. As with many situations in life, it’s a bit of a long story, and we don’t really want to bore everyone with all the fine details. The basics of the story is that Beth’s mother had become quite ill, and we decided that..
We have recently learned the importance of backing up your data. But I’m getting ahead of myself a little, I’ll start at the beginning. Some of our regular readers have been wondering where we are, and why have we not uploaded anything recently. To make a long story short, our desk top computer suffered a..
We have just finished installing an underground dog fence for Buster the dog this weekend. I know that many of you may be wondering why we have decided to do this. As with everything in life, there is always a bit of a story behind every choice. It all started a couple of weeks ago…
As many of our regular followers are aware, We grow a lot of our own fruit and vegetables, we find that they are always way better tasting than those bought in the major supermarkets. This is possibly due to the facts that we do not use any chemicals (totally organically grown), and we always allow..
If you own a cell phone and, you drive a vehicle, you need a hands free headset. It really is that simple. No if’s buts or maybes, you need a hands free (Bluetooth) headset. Different countries, and different states have different laws about driving while talking on the phone. There is one very common problem..