Tag Archives: life

Trailing Husband Settles into the Bay Area “Like a Boss”

It’s a new year and the perfect time for an inspirational story!  Recently, Jasper, a trailing husband, wrote about rebuilding his life and the importance of a guys’ night out.  I have the pleasure of knowing a trailing husband from … 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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Deborah’s Palm – A Community for Women

  I’ve been living here in the Peninsula for nearly two years now, and I’m still discovering new things every week. This weeks’ discovery was ‘Deborah’s Palm’. A fellow CCIS volunteer at Stanford pointed me in their direction. I met … Continue reading

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Culture shock coming home?

When you are planning to go abroad for any length of time, you probably expect to experience some degree of culture shock when you arrive in your new city. Your mode of transportation may change. You’ll probably have to find … Continue reading

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Life Philosophies of Stanford Folks

This is going to be a wee bit of a different blog post. I started to collect life philosophies of people around here since the end of last year. I find it interesting, amusing and hilarious to see what people … Continue reading

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