Category Archives: out and about

Happy Halloween!

We’ve never been that into Halloween; I used to get dressed up to go out with friends  clubbing (a million years ago) but it was one of those things I could take or leave. But we live in America now … Continue reading

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Emily’s first hike

Last weekend we headed up into the Santa Cruz mountains to Big Basin to explore the Redwoods with our friends. We had an exciting journey up when we realised the petrol/gas light was on. The journey down was even more … Continue reading

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Weekly photo dump

Photo dump featuring some favourite photos from the past week (or two).

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Emily’s first holiday

So it turns out our car is just big enough to fit everything we need for a 2-day break. What are we going to do when we hit the UK later this year?! Of course we only used approximately 1% … Continue reading

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Emily dips her toes in the sand

Saturday was a hot day in the city so we headed out to the coast via highway 1 to Carmel. Carmel is now officially one of my favourite places and I’m planning a longer trip soon so we can explore … Continue reading

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Some random updates from Silicon Valley

It’s been a couple of weeks since I’ve posted here so I thought it was time for some updates. :: we went to the beach in Santa Cruz at the weekend as it was so hot.  Check out the Salsa … Continue reading

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Food glorious food

One of the things I love about living here is the food. Fresh oranges and strawberries are our favourites at the moment and we stocked up today at the Farmers’ Market. A great aspect of the market was all the … Continue reading

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