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Christmas Tree Farm in Petaluma California
California California: To Do + See

Uniquely Californian

  Every state has something unique to offer, and California is no exception. We have lived here for 2 1/2 years, and here are a few notables that made the list: * Cut down your holiday tree at a local Christmas Tree Farm * Twirl…

December 12, 2016
California-flag-001-1024x850
California History

The Story Behind California’s Bear Flag

If you’ve been following me for a while, you know I’m a bit of a vexillophile (lover of flags) with all the pretty colors and interesting stories behind the symbolism So let’s explore the meaning behind one of the most recognizable US state flags: California’s ‘Bear Flag’…

June 29, 2015
The Story Behind California's Bear Flag
California My Story

What It Feels Like To Live In California

We are about to sneak up on our first anniversary of moving back to the United States and living in California for the first time. For parents reading, you know those mile markers such as ‘the fog’ lifting when your newborn is about three months old.…

June 16, 2015
Stunning costal view from Ridgeway Boulevard in Marin Country
California Living In England My Story

Reflections On England & America

Our family lived outside London for the last four years and I miss a lot of things… friends, bucolic England, exciting London, and learning learning learning all the time Having relocated to Northern California last summer, I now have a firmer grasp of both cultures Here’s a…

March 11, 2015