This particular barong is made from the fibers of pineapple leaves, and is very much a status symbol in the Philippines.
Since Grump was all dressed up, the rest of us put on our finery too. We were quite the photogenic family today.
|Kuya, Sweetie, and Dodong, before getting dressed up|
|Dodong posing in his new clothes|
|Kuya, Grump, and Dodong|
|Attempting to put rabbit ears on Kuya|
|Dodong in a karate pose|
|Putting rabbit ears on Dodong|
|Kuya and Dodong|
|A couple of goofballs in church|
|Sweetie and Grump|
There seemed to be lots of yummy fruit on sale today, so we bought a bunch. Here are some scrumptious mangoes and "velvet apricots".
|Sweetie enjoying an afternoon snack|