An Irresponsible Prank

On the 1st of December of 2013 a couple of hours before midnight, hundreds of people or a thousand even from the coastal villages of Roxas City (Philippines) and on some other coastal municipalities left their homes in fear of an impending tsunami. (Read http://reflectionsby.me.pn/2013/12/tsunami-scare/) It turned out that the fear of a tsunami hitting [...]

Fire After the Storm

Just over a week after the super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) wrecked havoc on Roxas City and other places in the Visayas Region (Philippines), At least four separate fire incidents broke loose in two consecutive nights. Two of those fire consumed a total of eight houses and one fatality was reported. With electric power still out [...]

After the Super Typhoon Haiyan

            Haiyan wrecked havoc on her path with her more than 250 KM/hour wind. Houses were either left roofless or totally destroyed. For the first time in my life I saw how such a storm would strip the GI sheet roofings from the trusses and send them flying hundreds of [...]

I Need to Get in Shape

The last time I had my blood pressure it read 120/80. My other blood chemistry also showed that everything is still within the limits. Which means technically I’m healthy. But evertyime I look at my self in the mirror, I see a different story. My problem is, my bulging waist line.

I Need to Spend More Time on What Matters Most

  It’s been a while since my last post. Not that I had nothing post, nor the time to make a post, in fact I had so many things in mind that I’d like to post and started to create some draft… problem was… or My problem was, I was distracted.

Be Persistent!

July 28, 2013. Today’s Gospel is taken from Luke 11:1-13. In this Gospel reading, Jesus’ disciples asked Him to teach them how to pray. In response, Jesus not only taught them  the proper way of prayer through the prayer that is now known as “The Our Father” but also taught them to be persistent in [...]

My Reason To Put Up An Emergency Fund

My Reason To Put Up An Emergency Fund In my previous post, I shared an episode of ANC’s On the money that talks about building an Emergency Fund. At the time, I already have my plans to put up one. A recent event in my life seems to have emphasized how important it is to [...]

An Angel Went To Heaven

For more than eleven weeks a life grew in my wife’s womb, A life that we happily expected to grow to his fullness comes 25th of December- as the doctor told us. However, there was a complication. About two weeks ago, a mayoma was found growing in her ovary and the child’s heartbeat was weak. [...]

Would You Sacrifice Your Health To Earn Money?

Would You Sacrifice Your Health To Earn Money? Before I start with my actual blog, I just would like to note that I have not planned to post this one until a few hours ago. The question “Would you sacrifice your health for money?” never came into my mind until now. A former staff of mine [...]

Why Talk About Money ?

Why Talk About Money On This Blog? Thanks (again) for visiting my page. My previous posts has been focused on money, how to save, what to do with it. It doesn’t seem to fit the title of this blog “Reflections In Time”. The title and the domain name (reflectionsby.me.pn) maybe suggests that you will read [...]