I love L.A.

We lived in Los Angeles for five years when I was in graduate school, and I just couldn’t wait to get out of there as soon as I passed my doctoral exams. I’m having a hard time remembering now what I had against it, because this time, I loved LA.

Through Airbnb we rented a cute Spanish-style house in Alhambra that was just big enough for all seven of us to do the stuff we like to do.

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We saw the sights and ate at our favorite LA restaurants

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We hung out with Andreas’s family, who cooked us more food

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We saw some friends – who fed us some more

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And the family threw me a big wonderful birthday pool party bash! With delicious Greek food, of course. I wish I’d taken a picture of Jim’s amazing zebra cake… not Greek at all, but just the thing when your family is visiting from Africa.


Roasting a whole lamb. Happy birthday to me!


I hope the food is not this good in Costa Rica or I’ll have to buy all new clothes.


About lornaofarabia

I am a teacher from Medford, Oregon. I currently live and work in Bangkok, Thailand.
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2 Responses to I love L.A.

  1. Khaled Alayoub - kuwait says:

    Happy Birthday Lorna. Best Wishes.

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