Toddling Through the Silicon Valley | Cheryl Bac | Palo Alto Online |

Local Blogs

Toddling Through the Silicon Valley
Toddling Through the Silicon Valley

By Cheryl Bac

E-mail Cheryl Bac | Follow this Blog

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)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

Why My Son Is Unusually Unscheduled
Oct 13, 2013 7:29 pm
Comments: 14 | Views: 16,494

When I was about 10 years old, I started attending a very structured girls' summer camp. We woke up in the morning at 7am sharp, went onto the cabin's porch for... More
Are We Too Quick to Stroll?
Oct 7, 2013 11:49 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 15,908

When I moved to the Bay Area, I was without a stroller for three weeks (while our belongings shipped from VA). I can tell you that I now fully understand why strollers... More
Look at the week
Nov 30, 2013 9:34 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 14,752

When I first moved to Palo Alto, I was warmly welcomed into a park play group that met once a week. The women in this group had children around my son's age and... More
The Difference a Month Makes
Mar 22, 2014 9:38 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 14,732

One of our dear friends puts together a short video every year in celebration of her daughter's birthday. In this video we see a typical day in her life. While... More
Sometimes "I'm Sorry" Doesn't Cut It
Aug 16, 2014 10:16 am
Comments: 7 | Views: 14,410

In the summer many attractions are quite crowded. Older and younger kids are mingling. And adults are catching up with friends while "keeping an eye" on the kids.... More
<< < 1 2 3 4 5 > >>
Page 3 of 33

ARCHIVES

Why contentious local politics? More examples from ADU at Council
By Douglas Moran | 49 comments | 2,166 views

Food Party! 420
By Laura Stec | 5 comments | 1,554 views

What Are Your Gifts that Must Be Shared?
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 644 views

 

2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

Find Camps Here