I Am a Native Californian

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 79 People

    I Left My Heart In San Fransico

    I WAS BORN AND RAISED IN VALLEJO,CALIFORNIA. MY "PARENTS" ADOPTED ME WHEN I WAS 3WKS. THEY OWNED AND OPERATED A MOM AND POP MOTEL. UN BEKNOWN TO ME, MY REAL MOTHER LIVED IN ONE OF THE UNITS,I DIDN'T FIND OUT UNTIL WE HAD MOVED TO NEW YORK AND BY THEN I LEARNED...
    overfifty overfifty
    51-55, F
    Feb 3, 2010

    In Southern California?

    Want to make videos or play games/sports/physical activities? Got 2 free groups on FB (can be on other sites w/ groups) forming. Share this post? (Reference my profile link here to answer questions & give links). Both need hosts & invite members. FILM CLUB: no budget, indie...
    supergirl805 supergirl805
    22-25, F
    Feb 12

    Born and partly raised in California.

    Lived all over the state.
    roselani2005 roselani2005
    26-30, F
    Feb 14

    California Native

    Is it just me or does it seem that since the 1980's our state has gone seriously downhill? Could we possibly fit another "*****" mall/housing development/gated community/freeway accessible neighborhood selling mansionette's with ocean/lake/forest/city lights views? Is...
    gentlenessnow gentlenessnow
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 2, 2010

    I was born in Orange Country,

    but now I live in the Midwest. I go home every two years for at least a month!
    FrustratiedWife FrustratiedWife
    41-45, F
    Jun 10, 2014

    No Place Like Home

    I love my state. I was born here and have lived here my whole life, expensive as it is. I've seen various other places including the excitement of NYC and the lush beauty of the east coast. I will always love to travel, however, I will consider myself lucky if I get to settle...
    chriblsm chriblsm
    31-35, F
    Apr 15, 2011

    I Love California But It's Time To Go

    I love my home state. I have all my life's memories here. It's the place where I was born and raised. It's the place I brag about when I go back east. I love Califonia, it proves to me there is no such thing as too much of a good thing. However, I can leave California because I...
    buffalobaby2016 buffalobaby2016
    26-30, F
    Nov 13, 2010
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