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10 to Twins

By Jessica T

About this blog: I'm a late thirties mother of a ten-year-old and infant twins. My family moved to Menlo Park 6 years ago from Virginia - where I grew up, went to college, got married, had my first born, and got an MBA (in that order). I'm a manag...  (More)

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Uploaded: Sep 22, 2014
As I hinted in my last post, my life has gotten busier than I could have possibly imagined. I've blogged weekly for The Palo Alto Weekly, The Mountain View Voice, and The Almanac for a year. When I began blogging, I made a commitment (to myself) to keep it up until I returned to work. Then I decided to stick it out for six months, and now here I am at a year. As time has passed, my kids have only become more active. My oldest wants to exercise her newfound independence and my younger two toddle about and are into everything. It's a wonder that I can get out of my house each morning!

Blogging has been a great creative outlet for me over the past year. It's been exciting to have a platform to connect with readers in my community and friends from afar. And I've learned some things about myself in the process: I like to come provocative. I'm interested in questioning conventions that don't make sense in today's world, whether they are throw-backs from what I consider bygone days or behaviors that have taken hold as technology plays a bigger role in our lives.

I'm going to take a break from posting for a little while as I try to carve out a more time for myself and my kids. I also need to give work my all as I push through to the end of the year. When I come back, I hope I'll have new material and experiences to share with my readers.
Democracy.
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Posted by Laura Stec, a resident of Portola Valley: Central Portola Valley,
on Sep 24, 2014 at 9:33 pm

Gods speed Jessica! Happy one year anniversary to us all!


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Posted by MATTHEW BRIAN MARQUEZ, a resident of Another Mountain View Neighborhood,
on Jul 9, 2016 at 10:09 pm

Is all this fake too. Go and love yourself. Argo


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Posted by corporate, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood,
on Nov 16, 2016 at 11:44 pm

This is a great inspiring post.Thanks for posting.


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