Monthly Archives: October 2012

Banking Tips While in the US

One week before our departure, I emailed our banks that we will be using our credit and debit cards during our US Trip. I know replies from banks take time. But I wanted to have a written record of my … Continue reading

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Crystal Shrine Grotto

A mexican artist, Dionisio Rodriguez, was hired by the owners of Memorial Park Cemetery to beautify the place. So in 1938, the construction of the man-made cave “Crystal Shrine Grotto” started. The grotto is a 60 ft deep cave,  built … Continue reading

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Autumn, for me is surreal. A dream that I never thought would come true. Not in my lifetime, at least. But God in his goodness, made it possible for me. 🙂 Prior to our departure in the Philippines, the news … Continue reading

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My Us Visa Story

I told you in my previous blog that I had a hard time getting a US Visa right? And that I got denied 3 times. I got really disappointed and all, specially when my father inlaw who was based in … Continue reading

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At 41 (Another Answered Prayer… )

I am now in the US as I write this. 🙂 So let me thank first and foremost, my immigration lawyer, Atty. Nicolas Caraquel for his  assistance. 🙂 Daghang salamat! —————————————————————————— Tomorrow, 11th of October is my 41st birthday. No I … Continue reading

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Licanto Beach Resort

When we visited Surigao del Sur, we stayed at Licanto Beach Resort in Barobo for 2 nights. The resort is about 5 mins away from Barobo proper and is just near the highway so it’s not difficult to find it. I had a hard … Continue reading

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