On Christmas Eve, my mom has always read the poem Twas the Night Before Christmas and this year was no different. Managed to get it on video this year. Sadly the audio quality sucks. But someday I’ll figure out how to clean it up. Also as is a tradition in just about every household we let the kids (and Lola Marge) open one present on Christmas Eve. Shey, Danny, and Luca were able to join us as well! So we’ve got ...Continue Reading → Share
So after 2 events wearing their costumes I thought it would be nice to let the kids actually get some candy with traditional Trick or Treating. Unfortunately in our new place the neighborhood doesn’t do the door-to-door thing so we took the kids to Bonifacio High Street for an event. Deal was you spend 500 PHP on High Street and you get a ticket that one child can use to go from store to store to get candy. Of course, ...Continue Reading → Share
That’s right folks, I’m a married man as of 8/28/09! The wedding was not a massive event by any means, heh. We’re planning a proper ceremony in April but we both wanted one that was outdoors and the weather here in the Philippines doesn’t really allow for any certainty of sunny weather during the “rainy season”. Still my Mom was able to attend and Danny and Shey were there as our official witnesses. This went down at the Makati City ...Continue Reading → Share
I had no idea a birthday party for a 7 year old could be so darn exhausting! This past Sunday, at the McDonald’s in Greenhills Mall Karen and I held a birthday for our youngest daughter Nicole who turned seven. Unlike the birthday parties I’m used to in the USA where parents just dropped their kids off, all the parents stayed and enjoyed the party. It was like a family reunion in that we wound up having 80 people attend! ...Continue Reading → Share
Yes, my birthday was a couple of weeks ago. I turned 34. Yay, getting old. I’m posting late as I’ve been busy as fook shutting down my company (MadisonAvenue.com) and starting a new job with GreenNebula. Anyway, I had one hell of a great party for my birthday so scope out the pix and soon as youtube finishes uploading there will also be a vid clip.
I wanna thank all my friends that came to wish me a happy birthday. It ...Continue Reading → Share