Thursday, August 31, 2017

Building a House: Settlement on the land has come through

A couple of weeks have passed since my first post about our house build, and the big news is that our land purchase has now been finalised.

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Friday, August 18, 2017

We are building a house!

It's been five years since we moved to Perth, and we've finally decided to put down roots and build a house.

So here we are. After a bit of prompting from my wife, Liz, I've gone and revived this long forgotten blog, dusted off the keyboard, and cleaned off some cobwebs (in my head) to share this journey with you. Perhaps you have some tips to share, or your own build story, or maybe you too will learn something along the way.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Travel Blogs Directory

Welcome to my Travel Blog


Hello and welcome to my Travel Blog Log! This page contains a links list to all my Travel Posts.  Please do share your own travel experiences here, it would be awesome to share travel stories with you all.

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Alab's Photo-a-Day for the 366 Days of 2016

It's our first year as first time parents.  I'd like to capture some moments here in a 366 Photo a Day for 2016 (yes, it...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Zero deaths from typhoons in the Philippines

As the Philippines prepares for another typhoon, can we really say we've done everything we can to prevent another catastrophe? 

It is the way of life in the Philippines - news of typhoons and flooding hardly bother Filipinos any more what with 8 or 9 tropical cyclones making landfall annually on average. But it seems to me we are like the boiling frog.  Every year another typhoon, another massive flooding, another few thousand men, women and children will die, and a few billion dollars worth of damage our economy will suffer through. It has become our new normal, only we think it has always been our normal...

Saturday, April 05, 2014

Filipino Easter Sunday celebration in Perth on April 20

Mga kababayan!  The Filipino-Australian Club of Perth Inc. (FACPI) cordially invites all Pinoys in Perth to celebrate Easter Sunday with the rest of the Filipino Community on the 20th of April 2014 at the FACPI Clubhouse (address on the event poster below) . Event runs from 10AM to 4PM.

It is BYO food and drinks.  Come and enjoy the free lechon, fun games and prizes prepared on the day.  Bring the whole family and come make new friends!