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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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Seeing "Palo Alto" while living in Palo Alto
May 20, 2014 9:08 pm
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Yesterday I saw the movie "Palo Alto," and later in the evening attended Paly's swimming and diving team end-of-season banquet. Juxtaposing these two events was... More
Bridging on the Golden Gate
May 17, 2014 11:06 am
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Despite having lived in the Bay Area for 25 years, I had never walked all the way across the Golden Gate Bridge until a few weeks ago.... More
The best Mother's Day ever
May 10, 2014 3:36 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 1,808

I have unintentionally set myself up for the best Mother's Day ever, not by being an especially caring, patient, and attentive parent in anticipation of the big... More
Sharing the facts of life
Apr 28, 2014 10:35 am
Comments: 11 | Views: 2,498

My preteen daughter and I spent the last two Wednesday evenings at Lucille Packard Children's Hospital at ... More
The Cinderella ride
Apr 20, 2014 6:16 pm
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Despite all the compelling reasons local marathon runners share in a recent ... More
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