Tag Archives: Davao City

Still Recovering from Flooding

People are still recovering from flooding here.  We’re fine, but just about a mile or two up the road, they aren’t.  Some of the people are staff at our school.  Some of the leadership from school visited families and asked what their biggest needs were, and they said school supplies and clothes for kids, and […]

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Recipe from the Philippines

The first day we arrived a family from the school took us out to dinner, and in that post, I could not remember where we had eaten.  I found it again.  We ate at a chain called Mang Inasal.  Inasal is a type of BBQ chicken.  It’s delicious. What we had was a chicken leg […]

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Day 3

Day Three: This isn’t from day three, but just a compare and contrast- at the airport in Chicago, I started to take off my shoes, but the person in front of me asked if she needed to, and she was told no, so I didn’t.  This was wrong.  I was made to feel it was […]

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Fun Facts

Fun facts: We Left Chicago in the morning at 10 or 10:30 our time.  We flew for 13 hours and it never got dark- every time we opened a window shade, the sun was blindingly bright.  The window shades were mostly kept shut because many passengers were sleeping.  It was night by the time we […]

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How Asian Are You?

How Asian are you? I scored at the high end of Asianesque. I am supposed to try harder. Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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