Monthly Archives: May 2009

Back Weekly Stroller Hikes Events – Teaching Respect, Routine, and Creativity (1)

Hello Mommies and Daddies! We’ve been facing the discipline dilemma at home recently. Some people say we’re just hitting those “terrible twos” late, but regardless of the “cause” we’re actively seeking a way to manage this issue. Most discipline problems come from those times when mom/dad say…, but Max doesn’t have a lot of choice […]

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Weekly Stroller Hikes Events – Teaching Friendship (1)

Hello Mommies and Daddies! Max was teaching his 2-year old friend, Robbie, to read last night. Max had not seen Robbie for over a year, so after initial shyness had passed, giving way to exposition (“Look at MY toys”), they finally shared in exploration of a pile of magazines. Robbie is bilingual, so amidst looking […]

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Weekly Stroller Hikes Events – Hot Hot Hot (1)

Hello all! My, it’s hot outside! The heat has us sleepy and cranky – thank goodness for air conditioning, ice, and shade. When I visited Spain on my own in 2005, only the latter was easy to come by, to beat the heat. In the afternoon, when businesses shut down for siesta, the parks filled […]

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Weekly Stroller Hikes Events and Mother’s Day Celebrations (1)

Hello All! Happy Mother’s Day to all of you moms and Mr. Moms out there! Hopefully you’ve had a change to indulge, relax, and appreciate your wonderful families. My favorite part of Mother’s Day is the fact that it’s not just for me, and instead is shared with so many other people. We saw a […]

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Weekly Stroller Hikes Events – Moonlit Hikes, Stroller for Sale, and More! (1)

Hello all- Last month, Stroller Hikes hosted a moonlit hike, with sponsorship by Santa Clara County (to keep the park open past dark). It was a wonderful event, with Jennifer leading about 16 of us along a path through grasslands and alongside a marsh at Coyote Lake-Harvey Bear Ranch Park near Gilroy. This week Jennifer […]

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