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Toddling Through the Silicon Valley

By Cheryl Bac

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About this blog: I'm a wife, stay-at-home mom, home cook, marathon runner, and PhD. I recently moved to the Silicon Valley after completing my PhD in Social Psychology and becoming a mother one month apart. Before that, I ran seven marathons incl...  (More)

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Are We Too Quick to Stroll?
Oct 7, 2013 11:49 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 14,559

When I moved to the Bay Area, I was without a stroller for three weeks (while our belongings shipped from VA). I can tell you that I now fully understand why strollers... More
Look at the week
Nov 30, 2013 9:34 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 13,157

When I first moved to Palo Alto, I was warmly welcomed into a park play group that met once a week. The women in this group had children around my son's age and... More
Sometimes "I'm Sorry" Doesn't Cut It
Aug 16, 2014 10:16 am
Comments: 7 | Views: 13,026

In the summer many attractions are quite crowded. Older and younger kids are mingling. And adults are catching up with friends while "keeping an eye" on the kids.... More
Savor Every Moment
Oct 8, 2013 11:50 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 12,899

If you are a new mother, I bet you are rolling your eyes at me right now. You've heard the importance of "savoring every moment" more times in the past couple of... More
Are you overwhelmed or genuinely loving this holiday season?
Dec 7, 2013 9:55 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 11,975

In the midst of the holiday season, a new (or experienced) parent can easily get overwhelmed with all of the crafts, baking, decorations, and events going on.  Some... More
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