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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Communities Joining Together Part 2
Mar 17, 2020 5:04 pm
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Today we decided to try a few more free educational resources available while we are stuck at home. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did:
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Communities Joining Together
Mar 16, 2020 4:33 pm
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When our kids’ schools closed I was just amazed by all of the support that came pouring in. Especially from parents, educators, and different organizations working... More
Hopefully, we’ll see
Mar 11, 2020 10:06 pm
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Despite all of the overwhelming news about the coronavirus, our kids’ schedules haven’t changed much yet (except for increased hand washing).
Grocery shopping over the weekend
Mar 1, 2020 11:09 pm
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On Friday afternoon I chatted with our older kids about the Coronavirus. Our oldest had already heard about the virus from school, so I’m glad we discussed it... More
Nealon Park Part 2
Feb 29, 2020 12:59 pm
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With the gorgeous sunny days, we decided to spend some time at Sharon and Nealon Park. It was so nice to finally have the twisty slide back! Our kids used to love... More
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