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Two Decades of Kids and Counting
Two Decades of Kids and Counting

By Sally Torbey

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About this blog: I have enjoyed parenting five children in Palo Alto for the past two decades and have opinions about everything to do with parenting kids (and dogs). The goal of my blog is to the share the good times and discuss the challenges of...  (More)

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Breakfast for dinner
Oct 7, 2015 7:30 pm
Comments: 9 | Views: 403

My daughter's Girl Scout troop enjoys cooking, so an important part of our meetings is preparing and consuming a meal together before we accomplish our other tasks.... More
Sep 2, 2015 9:11 am
Comments: 13 | Views: 958

Last year we became friends with two families who had recently relocated to the US for work from two different countries, and had children attending PAUSD schools.... More
Come hear the music!
Aug 21, 2015 1:18 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 769

This summer we rediscovered a favorite activity, the City of Palo Alto's Twilight Concert Series. We love that we can bike or walk to the venues. It's free with... More
The jury duty juggle
Aug 16, 2015 2:42 pm
Comments: 15 | Views: 1,096

Our household breathed a collective sigh of relief last Friday when, after a week of serving as an "on-call juror", our son was informed that his service was not... More
Fruit and flowers
Aug 8, 2015 10:24 am
Comments: 8 | Views: 1,150

This summer, in between a minimum of twice weekly trips to the airport (our five children have been coming and going from various adventures at random intervals)... More
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Breakfast for dinner
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