I Am a Californian

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 157 People

    yevin1899 yevin1899
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 28, 2015

    Since The Days Of The Haciendas

    My ancestors came up with DeAnza's second expedition to Alta California to help establish settlements in and around the San Francisco Bay area. I grew up in Santa Clara county. Once world renoun for it's friuts and nuts. Now it is know world wide as Silicon Valley. As a child the...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Sep 30, 2012

    7th Generation

    I am a 7th generation Californian on my moms side, and proud of it. All of us on my moms side of the family move away for awhile, just to see how the rest of the world lives, but we always come back. There is no place like Cali, there is no place like home.
    Ozzygrl Ozzygrl
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 2, 2008

    I was born and raised in Central Pennsylvania

    and was a country boy. I liked living in a small rural community. I wanted to move from the area for a while. I liked living in Harrisburg for the time I lived there, but with all of the problems they have had there over the last 15 years or so... I really didn't like the...
    bluefireball4949 bluefireball4949
    36-40, M
    Jul 14, 2014

    Well, Kind Of...

    Born in Dayton, Ohio.  Moved here when I was three.  Went to Oregon at 21 and came back at 24.  Been here ever since...  For the life of me, I cannot figure out why our State is soooo screwed up!  It is a beautiful place, from a physical perspectiive...
    war2d256 war2d256
    Nov 8, 2010

    All the way. Was born here.

    In the bay area, san jose California. I ****** love this place. I wouldn't want it any other way. Although i lived out of state for about ten years in Nevada, which was way cool btw i am a cali guy born & bred. Right now i live in a region known as the inland empire, or IE for...
    mierdamundo mierdamundo
    Mar 25, 2014
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