• You are currently browsing the the screaming pages weblog archives for January, 2006.

  • Archive for January, 2006

    jeepney rides

    Friday, January 20th, 2006 Posted in Where No Flan Has Gone Before | No Comments »

    So, what have I been doing with that other 2% of my time? With the help of my co-conspirator George, I managed to take my first Jeepney ride. George is ... Read more..

    elbow room

    Tuesday, January 17th, 2006 Posted in Where No Flan Has Gone Before | No Comments »

    I know Canada is a huge sparsely populated country with lots of open space. As such, I suspect we create zones wherein others don't intrude when we're out in public. ... Read more..

    accept it, there is no knife…

    Saturday, January 14th, 2006 Posted in Where No Flan Has Gone Before | No Comments »

    One of the strangest things I've had to get used to is the lack of knives in restaurants. Aside from the hotel, I've not seen a single knife in any ... Read more..

    bored now

    Wednesday, January 11th, 2006 Posted in Where No Flan Has Gone Before | No Comments »

    This week was mostly uneventful. I spent 98% of my time working on sleeping. Since I do have a policy of not discussing work in my journal, this directly translates ... Read more..

    Educating Adults

    Thursday, January 5th, 2006 Posted in Learning & Education | No Comments »

    If there's one thing that I've learned studying adult and continuing education theory, it's that adults really hate being patronized and don't have any tolerance for those presenting themselves as ... Read more..

    Education for the Masses (mainly me)

    Monday, January 2nd, 2006 Posted in Learning & Education | No Comments »

    I'm almost finished the certificate program in Adult and Continuing Ed that I've been working on at the University of Alberta for the past 18 months. The last class is ... Read more..

    New Years Pinoy Style

    Sunday, January 1st, 2006 Posted in Where No Flan Has Gone Before | No Comments »

    The fireworks began at approximately 9:30 pm in Makati and are still beeing shot off sporadically at 2am. From 11pm through 1am, it was a massive symphony of light and ... Read more..