Category Archives: Living after California

Get settled is one thing, but re-start your life after such an experience is quite something! This category offers you tips and tricks on how to organize your return, what to do after…

Guys Night Out – Rebuilding My Life

After my wife and I moved to the US, my wife started working at Stanford and I was in our new house without a job. So I needed to rebuild my life. In the first few weeks I was busy with settling down. I needed to buy … Continue reading

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Fall Mystery Fruit – Exploring CA

On the East Coast I was an avid gardener.  I knew my zone, understood the soil, weather, pruning expectations and least of all, I could identify plants and trees.   None of my East Coast knowledge translates in California.  Plants that … Continue reading

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Exciting News – Change is in the Air

As many of you probably know, we have been looking for people to actively manage the Life-in-the-Bay Blog. I have been doing it from outside the US, but it has been challenging. You probably observed the swindling numbers of blog … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Ride

Most of us arrive in the Bay Area knowing that we are not going to stay here permanently. The majority stays for 2-5 years depending on the goal, whether people study or whether they are doing a post doc. I … Continue reading

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Back to Reality or moving on?

Hi all, some of you probably know already that my husband and I decided to leave California and move on to New Zealand. We had a great time in Palo Alto and Menlo Park. We are in Wellington now and … Continue reading

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