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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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Christmas in Chicago
Jan 6, 2018 4:18 pm
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This year our family celebrated a white Christmas in Chicago. Our two older kids were so excited to see snow that they immediately ran around and made snow angels... More
Getting ready for the time change
Oct 31, 2017 3:21 pm
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When I was younger I enjoyed the fall daylight saving time change. Some years I remember specifically planning something to fill that extra hour - a run, a book,... More
You can't do everything
Oct 26, 2017 12:45 pm
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As the days get shorter and school and other scheduled activities take up more of our time each week, I find myself telling our kids more frequently that "we don't... More
It's contagious
Oct 21, 2017 10:34 am
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Recently the kids and I were all in a bit of a dreary mood. The smoke was too severe for us to hang out outside. Baby was waking up multiple times at night (which... More
Don't be a ghost
Oct 13, 2017 3:22 pm
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As a parent it's easy to become a "ghost." As this post addresses, someone who buys groceries, puts laundry away,... More
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2018 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2018 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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