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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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Toys that bridge the gap
Feb 10, 2018 11:35 am
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Our oldest child is going to start kindergarten in the fall and our youngest is learning how to stand up. There's less than 5 years difference between our oldest... More
Summer Camp Fair
Jan 26, 2018 5:03 pm
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Parents Place holds a special place in my heart. When we originally moved to the Bay Area we lived in Palo Alto for a couple of... More
The importance of a village
Jan 24, 2018 3:23 pm
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When our son was a baby I spent a lot of time finding "my village." People I could turn to for support while I was adjusting to motherhood. I was amazed... More
One-on-one time
Jan 18, 2018 12:27 pm
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A couple months ago I found myself sitting on our son's floor being pulled in three different directions. Baby wanted me to nurse her in a quiet room, our son wanted... More
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
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Short story writers wanted!

The 32nd Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 6. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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