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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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In awe in Yosemite
Nov 19, 2015 9:37 am
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Last week I accompanied a group of Paly students to Yosemite National Park. Seventy five freshmen, all students in Paly’s TEAM (Together Everybody Achieves... More
Breakfast for dinner
Oct 7, 2015 7:30 pm
Comments: 11 | Views: 1,227

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: 1,097

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: 882

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: 1,291

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
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Peace Through Hummus
By Laura Stec | 17 comments | 2,393 views

La Bohème, now open on California Avenue
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,767 views

New York College Tours - Part One
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 904 views

First Holidays after the Death of a Loved One
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 788 views

Sugary Drink and Foods Could Contain Warning Labels
By Max Greenberg | 3 comments | 522 views