Category Archives: Having a Family

You may already have or plan to have a family while living in the San Francisco Bay Area, or during your experience at Stanford. This category offers you info both for pregnant women and for families with kids.

Halloween in the Bay (2013)

Halloween is celebrated in America on 31 October each year. It tends to kick off the winter holidays, and is celebrated by kids and adults alike. Traditionally, Halloween is preceded by a trip to the supermarket, or pumpkin patch, to … Continue reading

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What does Skype mean to you?

In 2002 I first started to use VOIP technology with Yahoo messenger – 12 years ago. I met my boyfriend, later husband in 2002, in South Africa and had to return to England to complete my studies. You can imagine, … Continue reading

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Blossom Birth – Your Resource for Pregnancy, Birth & Parenthood

Are you a new or expectant parent? Looking for advice and support? There are lots of places in the Bay Area which provide support, classes and events for parents. We’ll highlight a few of them in the blog in the … Continue reading

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Born in the U.S.A.: Newborn birth certificate and passport

Sounds like a Bruce Springsteen song but it can be your story. Born in the USA – Cover Album – Bruce Springsteen Let’s figure out the situation… You’re probably an expat living in the San Francisco Bay Area, maybe working … Continue reading

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Get out and enjoy the sun: The dish area

The sun is coming back and so do the warm temperatures! It is how we like the life in the bay… So let’s forget Christmas time and your cosy pajamas and go out for a walk! The Bay Area is … Continue reading

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