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TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

And one more makes three

Right now I am pregnant with our third little one. While this pregnancy has been quite similar to my previous ones, the main difference so far is how aware our...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Nov. 30, 2016
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Gingerbread and Turkey

Our kids are not very enthusiastic about Thanksgiving this year. Maybe it's because we aren't traveling anywhere. Maybe it is because there isn't...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Nov. 21, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Nov 23, 2016 at 11:34 am | 2 comments | 1423 Views

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A Magical Bridge Playdate

On Veterans Day, this Friday, 160 Girl Scouts from 22 troops in Palo Alto are participating in a Day of Service. They will be volunteering at 7...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Nov 10, 2016 at 12:56 pm | 2 comments | 9135 Views

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Resting with little ones at home

Last month I had a mole removed from my toe. It was very minor surgery but resting my foot with little ones at home was not easy. My doctor warned me that it...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Nov. 2, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Nov 9, 2016 at 5:01 pm | 5 comments | 1582 Views

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Just 5 minutes

Earlier this week I saw Quaker's "It only takes 5 minutes"...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Oct 5, 2016 at 12:56 pm | 4 comments | 1604 Views

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The timing is wrong

We made Christmas presents for relatives this summer and worked on our son's Halloween costume in August. Yes, the timing was all wrong, but the enthusiasm...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Sep. 26, 2016
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Birthday party photos

Recently we went to a birthday party. It was clear that a lot of time and energy went into preparing for the event. Their yard was filled with decorations, the...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Sep. 13, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Sep 15, 2016 at 4:51 pm | 2 comments | 3930 Views

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Putting a dollhouse together

As a kid, I remember spending a lot of time playing with my dollhouses. They were extra special to me because my grandfather made them. We recently bought our...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Aug. 31, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Sep 3, 2016 at 7:03 pm | 2 comments | 2400 Views

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Water, baking soda, vinegar and slime

It's not always easy to find activities, projects and crafts that are appropriate for both preschoolers and toddlers. Some supplies, such as scissors, glue...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Aug. 24, 2016
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A trip to the Exploratorium

Over the weekend our family visited the Exploratorium. One of our favorite exhibits was the Strandbeests. If you haven't...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Aug. 16, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Aug 23, 2016 at 10:08 pm | 6 comments | 3631 Views

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Dogs and Kids

Last week I read an article titled, "Dear Person Whose Dog Just Wants...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Aug 21, 2016 at 6:10 pm |
18 comments | 3296 Views

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Sometimes you are just going to be tired

As parents, we understand that there are days, weeks, or even months when we are just going to be tired. When we have a newborn. When a child is sick. Or when...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Jun. 30, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Aug 2, 2016 at 8:06 pm | 2 comments | 6011 Views

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Kids and transitions

If you have a young child, you know how challenging it can be to transition them from one activity to the next. And that there are many tricks/products out there...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Jun. 25, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Jun 30, 2016 at 3:26 pm | 4 comments | 2608 Views

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Busy Kids

The first few weeks of summer can be filled with eager anticipation. Kids are excited to spend more time outside, try out new classes or camps, and maybe even go...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Jun. 15, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Jun 20, 2016 at 9:01 am | 4 comments | 2401 Views

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Thanks, teachers!

It's that time of year when many parents buy or make their children's teachers gifts to say thanks for a wonderful school year. As a parent, it's...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Jun 6, 2016 at 8:05 pm | 4 comments | 2243 Views

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Fire department event at the library

One of the most memorable storytimes we attended was the fire department's storytime last year....

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 24, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on May 30, 2016 at 11:35 am | 2 comments | 2316 Views

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Babies on Board

By now you may have seen or heard about Jet Blue's "FlyBabies" Mother's Day ad. On one cross-country...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 10, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on May 12, 2016 at 2:57 pm | 5 comments | 4022 Views

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No Plans

We recently flew to the Midwest to visit grandparents and great grandparents. Our only plans were to spend time together and go to the bookstore. But we found...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Apr. 30, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on May 9, 2016 at 7:36 pm | 6 comments | 2350 Views

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Where's Skye?

If you have young kids, you may know about Paw Patrol. A TV show about rescue dogs who work together to help out whenever there is trouble in Adventure Bay. Our...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Apr. 25, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Apr 26, 2016 at 5:24 pm | 4 comments | 2589 Views

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How we enjoy the trains

When we moved to the Bay Area, I found out very quickly that many of the little ones here are fascinated by the Caltrain and the Union Pacific. Even as a baby,...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Apr. 19, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Apr 21, 2016 at 5:35 pm | 15 comments | 3140 Views
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