24 hours in Israel. Alex and parents, pre-wedding selfie.
London-based mayhem with cousins.
Brunching with best mates in Crouch End.
Beating jet lag back in California with some play dough-making.
My parents’ long awaited visit. And boy, did they throw themselves into the action.
Copyright infringement, at Magical Bridge Playground, Palo Alto.
Kicking back at Magical Bridge.
Rocking new specs.
Rain! Actual rain! In California!
Giving Peppa a run for her money.
#1 reason to hit up Campbell Farmer’s Market: free samples.
Reason #2: local music. Although she had a voice like a dying cat, to be fair.
Rolling with my crew.
Mum pulling her weight at last.
Cardboard aerodynamics with Grandpa.
Box on legs.
FaceTime by people who don’t really get the concept. My sister on the left-hand phone from Chicago, My Aunty on the right, from London.
Exploring McLellan Ranch Preserve, Cupertino.
Obligatory mid-hike selfie.
Little legs get walking privileges.
Group shot at Infinite Loop.
Killing it at the Golden Gate Park concrete slides, San Francisco.
Picnic in the park.
If only they made one of these in an adult size.
Living life the right way, Golden Gate Park.
D creating a masterpiece of her own, outside the De Young art museum.
R-L: striking a pose, going on strike. Japanese Tea Garden, Golden Gate Park.
Caution: 24 hours in Vegas with my sister-in-crime.
Dad using unconventional methods to bring out the best in Mum, as she prepped the Thanksgiving meal.
“The best place to pick up chicks”. Their words, not mine.
Main Street, Half Moon Bay.
Poplar Beach. Seconds later, she got soaked by a rogue wave.
Paternal pride at Ava getting drenched. Like a pre-K version of hazing.
Alex wasn’t so impressed with our efforts.
Flat tyre on the Pacific Coast Highway.
Fortunately Dad is well acquainted with his spare tyre.
Freewheeling with Aunty Tal on her last day.
Once upon a time a family of four left London for Silicon Valley. This is our story.