Monthly Archives: October 2012


Here I am, lounging about on a Sunday evening with the baseball on in the background.  I know nothing about baseball but when it seems that everywhere here is gripped with San Francisco Giants fever, it is hard to ignore.  … Continue reading

Posted in Afternoon Tea, Basics, Bread, Cheap and Cheerful, Entertaining, School Lunches | 4 Comments

Quick Chicken Tacos

We have started our search for our more permanent accommodation here is Silicone Valley.  Tonight we put in an application on a 3 bedroom townhouse which I fear may be a little squishy, however, it is in a beautiful area, … Continue reading

Posted in Cheap and Cheerful, Family Dinner, Kids In The Kitchen | 13 Comments

San Francisco, Apple Picking and Californian Cuisine

It has been five weeks of ups and downs, adjusting to living in a new country and I’m finding it a little exhausting.  About 2 weeks ago I was ready to hop on a plane and return to Australia but … Continue reading

Posted in California | 15 Comments