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A smart and creative look at the life of a New York City veterinarian, with a twist of Asian flavor.

  • My own cooked meal.

    Somewhere Down South . . .

    The past few days have been pretty interesting. I flew down south for some R&R from the city life and...

  • Two cows

    Alone

    So a lot’s been going on lately. A lot of good things and a lot of bad things. It’s been...

  • Children everywhere!

    To Have More Kids or Not Have More Kids?

    That is the question. This question that came to my mind when I came across the following article on my...

  • The PBC

    The Pillow Book Chronicles

    “The Pillow Book Chronicles” was a web-series that I started all the way back in 2005. It’s been 8 years...

Or at least it seems like it! I’m sorry for not commenting on this blog earlier. Like I said before, my internet was cut off about a week and a half ago due to the monsoon that occurred here then…

So I’m here in an internet shop in the middle of Los Banos. My internet during the last few days has been down because of the crazy storm we had a couple of days ago. The internet shop is filled…

The combination might not seem like it goes together, but it does tonight. Especially for me! It was another exhausting day for me. Started off with pathology lab where we first needed to get horse blood and examine it. Then…

So today I didn’t have such a great day. I kinda lost one of our dogs and most of the day was spent looking for her. Then, I had to work on a Pathology report that we thought should’ve taken…

…as one of my favorite Scrubs characters, Elliot would say. I woke up this morning and found one of our dogs’ cages was open and our front gate was open as well. Our dog is now missing. I don’t know…

And it certainly is true. It’s about 10pm right now and I’m just about to go to bed. Today was an exhausting day with classes and lab up until 3pm. At that point I was the anesthetist for our surgical…

I know I’ll be having a lot of these types of days in the near future, but today was just a lot of fail. Not in a totally horrible sense, but in general it was just frustrating. I woke up…

Just came back from an exhausting day at school. Not to mention it was raining immensely again today. I think we’re in the middle of monsoon season… today the rain just poured and poured and poured. While looking back at…

After writing my last post I was compelled to do more research on the subject. While watching the Nickelodeon series of Avatar: The Last Airbender I recognized a familiar voice, a voice of a Filipino-American actor who has been a…