CATEGORY: ‘General’

A Presidential Campaign?!

08 Oct, 2015

A moment of madness? Or just stirring a hornet’s nest? I had my GM download the one page certificate of candidacy for President of the Republic of the Philippines. I was just curious. I am so fed up with local politics that it seems bizarre to even consider a real…

Accckk, the new Bond Song is horrific…

27 Sep, 2015

I gained 3 pounds just listening to it (I am supposed to be on a Bond-inspired diet). It’s horrible in my opinion. Go figure. I really like some of Sam Smith’s songs, but this one is just not a Bond song, sorry. It’s evil bad, in my personal opinion. I…

“Coke Adds Life…”

21 Sep, 2015

I just had to take a photo of these monks who were visiting the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore when we were there last week on a crew trip (hence the long silence on the blog).

A Bit of Travel Nostalgia…

11 Sep, 2015

I found these old photos recently and they made me pause for a moment when I think about air travel then and now.

Helping to Bring Something “New” to Market… Pea Tendrils!

10 Sep, 2015

A few weeks after we returned from our South African Safari mid-2014, I was speaking with Gejo Jimenez of Malipayon Farms when he dropped by to make a delivery of greens, and I mentioned that I had noticed so many pea shoots used as a garnish on snazzy dishes in Cape Town.

Goat’s Eyes…

10 Sep, 2015

Care to take a wild guess? :)

Tomato Picking on Steroids… :)

01 Sep, 2015

My Chief of Stuff just asked me how large automated tomato “pickers” work to gather tomatoes in large plantations… and I honestly didn’t know.

Gorgeous Hand-Woven Table Runners from Balay ni Atong

31 Aug, 2015

Mrs. MM and I were at the “Maarte Fair” at the Rockwell tent over the weekend, and I was thrilled to find so many beautifully made local products.


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