Home is where . . . .

Where to live? I’m monolingual, which is a fancy way for saying I can only speak language, English in my case. For some reason, I’ve never been able to pick another one up. I’ve tried French, Latin, Spanish, Italian, nothing. I even lived in Italy for 7 weeks and came away not speaking much more […]

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Money, Money, Money

“Money makes to world go round.” Cabaret “The love of money is the root of all evil.” St Paul Which ever view of money that you have, very few of us can live without it. I’m not the type of person who can live off the land, weave my own clothes, etc. I’m a city […]

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Decisions, decisions

A couple of friends asked me about how I made the two decisions about retiring and moving to Europe. Now that I’ve made them, it seems like a no brainer but it took several months of thinking, running numbers, talking to family and friends and a lot of chanting. It all comes down to priorities. […]

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I’ve been living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area for the last 18 years. Most recently working for Genentech. I’ve really enjoyed working for Genentech both because of it’s mission in helping people with life threatening and chronic diseases but also because of the people I’ve had the pleasure of working with. Working at […]

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