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Starting All Over Again – Pregnant and Moving to the USA – A Four Part Series

Introduction I found out that I was pregnant in the same week that my husband found out he got a travel grant (Rubicon; NWO) from the Netherlands. This is a grant which allows you to perform research and gain experience … Continue reading

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Nine Lives Foundation: Animal Lovers wanted!

Nine Lives Foundation in Redwood City is a no-kill cat shelter, but take a peek inside, and it’s so much more. Nine Lives regularly houses 300-400 cats in a small warehouse near 101. Kitties have been rescued from the surrounding … Continue reading

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6 Weird things we had to adjust to during our first year in the Silicon Valley

Looking back at my first 18 months in Silicon Valley, here are a few things which had an incredible impact on our life-style. It actually took a while to figure out what they were, but I can now make an (almost) complete … Continue reading

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Please welcome Felicity!

Felicity is a speechwriter, who coaches people to make awesome speeches, presentations and pitches. Felicity moved to San Francisco from London with her software engineer husband and two cats in 2014. As if moving half way around the world wasn’t … Continue reading

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Top 5: Marine animals and where to spot them

I recently had my family to stay with me over from London. My Mum’s a wildlife artist so I made nature the focus of our excursions. Here are my top five marine animals and where you can spot them in … Continue reading

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