By Sally Torbey
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About this blog: 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 share the good times and discuss the ... (More)
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Being number one
Oct 20, 2013 7:13 pm
Comments: 26 | Views: 7,470
A couple of decades ago my husband and I hosted a cocktail party before the Black and White Ball. It was a festive evening off in black tie attire with nine other... More
Why we just say no (to technology)
Oct 13, 2013 9:01 pm
Comments: 29 | Views: 9,121
When we meet folks from other places and they hear we live in Silicon Valley, they assume we are early adopters and our lives revolve around technology. In fact,... More
Parenting with Passion
Oct 8, 2013 11:33 am
Comments: 24 | Views: 13,744
My husband and I have been parenting in Palo Alto for over two decades. We have children in the public elementary, middle and high school, as well as a daughter... More
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