By Jessica T
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About this blog: I'm a late thirties mother of a ten-year-old and infant twins. My family moved to Menlo Park 6 years ago from Virginia - where I grew up, went to college, got married, had my first born, and got an MBA (in that order). I'm a manag... (More)
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Twin pregnancy tips
May 13, 2014 9:25 pm
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I never thought I'd be the mother of twins. From the moment that I found out I was carrying two embryos, I was worried about carrying them to term. My sister, a... More
Helpouts: The Silver Bullet for New Parents
May 4, 2014 7:37 pm
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The first-year of parenthood is a haze punctuated by near-certain disasters and loads of change. A new father recently described his paternity leave as "time to... More
The lure of the country club
Apr 29, 2014 8:11 pm
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A colleague recently confided in me that he was applying for membership at a local country club. "Why on earth would you do that?" I asked. He was amused... More
The reading holiday
Apr 22, 2014 9:16 pm
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Now that I'm back at work, what I miss most about being on maternity leave is not my children. It's having the time to read. My leisure time is limited to a few... More
Finding mentors in would-be bosses
Apr 13, 2014 4:19 pm
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Mentorship is a hot topic in the business world, in part because experts can't seem to agree on the best way to create a mentor relationship. In Lean In, Sheryl... More
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Benefiting local non-profits
The 36th annual Moonlight Run and Walk is Friday evening, October 2, wherever you are! Proceeds go to the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund, benefiting local non-profits that serve families and children in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Join us under the light of the full Harvest Moon on a 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run or half marathon.