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Sightseeing in the Philippines Manila City View The capital of the Philippines - its heart and soul -- is Manila. It sets the rhythm of life in this archipelago and is a pulsating hub that blends the Oriental with the Occidental, the quaint with the modern, the mundane with the...
Frequently Asked Questions American Massage Therapy Association * What is massage therapy? o Massage therapy spans a wide variety of therapeutic approaches, working to improve an individual's health and well-being through the hands-on manipulation of muscles and other soft tissues... International Adoption
It was in the lobby of a hotel in Seoul, Korea, where I first saw her and she was flirting openly with my husband, Jim. There was no subtlety or holding back. Some ancient female intuition seemed to be nudging her to look deeply into his eyes, to reach for his hand, to move her body closer to... Miracle At The Bucharest Embassy
My wife and I were down to our last two days in Bucharest. All that was left were two appointments at The United States Embassy to have our embassy interview and complete the process for our daughter's visa. At this time we had been in Romania for nine days and were praying to God that there would...
Top Davao Oriental councilor shot dead
The No. 1 elected councilor in this municipality was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on Sunday, but authorities were quick to rule out politics as the motive behind the murder. Negros Oriental governor gets overwhelming win
After a two-year on-the-job training, performing a job that he did not aspire for in 2010, Negros Oriental Gov. Roel Degamo obtained an overwhelming mandate in last Monday Davao Oriental in PNP radar
Mati City, Davao Oriental - Authorities in the province of Davao Oriental have tagged three towns and 19 villages as areas to watch during the conduct of the midterm elections tomorrow, May 13. Visayas Newsbits for May 21, 2013
Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental (PNA) - This year's Brigada Eskwela launch here at the Negros Oriental High School in Dumaguete yesterday was "simple but purpose-driven," said Negros Oriental provincial division of schools superintendent, Dr. Salustiano Jimenez. The event is an annual...
Life book/ Scrapbooking
April 24, 2007, 6:47 pm
I was just reading Rebecca's post over at the Viet Nam Adoption Blog, talking about scrapbooking for the adoptive family. Those of us who are foster families are familiar with the term "Life Book" or those who have adopted older children may be familiar with the term as well. A Life Book is... Self-Esteem
May 17, 2007, 11:45 am
A couple of years ago, when Sammy reached the legal chronological age, my father signed him up for hunter safety and ATV safety courses, without my knowledge or consent. My father teaches these classes, and wants to do these things with Sammy. His justification was that it would boost Sammy’s... Work Benefits for Adoptive Parents
September 3, 2007, 6:38 am
The Wall Street Journal just ran a piece on International adoption in the workplace that hopefully will have the baleful eye of a many a CEO upon it.
Well does this humble typist remember the anxiety of the wait. The first time, it just went on and on because we really had no idea how and...
oriental - definition of oriental by the Free Online ...
o·ri·en·tal (ôr-n tl, r-) adj. 1. often Oriental Of or relating to the countries of the Orient or their peoples or cultures; eastern. 2. Oriental Of or designating the biogeographic region that includes Asia south of the Himalaya Mountains and the islands of the Malay Archipelago.
Town Of Oriental NC, Sailing Capital of North Carolina
Welcome to Oriental NC, the Sailing Capital of North Carolina. This tranquil, yet friendly inner coastal village has a lot to offer fishing & sailing charters, sailing schools, kayaking and canoeing - a great getaway destination.
Party supplies, crafts, party decorations, toys: Oriental Trading
Oriental Trading carries an irresistible assortment of fun, value-priced products for every occasion. Find party supplies, novelties, toys, favors, crafts, scrapbooking, beading, art supplies, decorations, candy, costumes for every season and occasion.