Celebrating hatchdays

Our first “hatchday” celebration experience was awesome! We drove up an hour to the Philippine ...

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    Lake Louise, located inside the Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada is one of the most visually stunning places on earth. Emerald green and full of tourists in the summer, it turns a pristine, glittering white ...

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    Well it’s our second day in Calagary and the weather, contrary to what the locals insist on telling me, has been quite cold. But other than that, everything else has been just perfect. After a short ...

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Senate Bill Seeks Job Security for AFP Reservists

MANILA — A Senate measure was filed seeking to ensure that members of the reserve force of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) would be reinstated to their careers by the end of their required military ...

Philippine stocks to reach record highs on back of Dutertenomics

MANILA — Brokerage firm Philstocks Financial Inc. expects the benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) to soar to a new record high of 10,700 to 11,000 points this year, as the tax reform program further drives ...

Allacapan, Cagayan in State of Calamity following ‘Odette’

The Sangguniang Bayan of Allacapan, Cagayan declared the province under a state of calamity after Tropical Storm Odette immersed 27 villages in floodwaters and destroyed 9,680 hectares of rice fields, Friday. In a special session, the ...

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Celebrating hatchdays

Our first “hatchday” celebration experience was awesome! We drove up an hour to the Philippine Eagle Center (PEC) from the city proper (Davao) expecting that we would see eaglets hatch! Of course, it was this naïve homeschool mama’s ...
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More flights cancelled due to Mayon ash

Carlos Munda 28 days ago
Ashfall from the recent eruption of the Mayon volcano has caused several flights to and from the nearby airports in Legazpi and ...

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Discovering Canada’s heritage of craftsmanship and ingenuity

Carlos Munda December 6, 2017
Well it’s our second day in Calagary and the weather, contrary to what the locals insist on telling me, has been quite ...