Monthly Archives: January 2017

Something New


Sometimes hiking with new people is just what you need. All too often, I’ve hiked with the same people: my mother, my sister, my family, and sometimes even my friends. However, never had I ever had the experience of hiking with strangers until recently, when I went on a Stroller Hikes hike on the Stevens […]

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Toddler-Friendly Hikes Near Cupertino


For some, hiking is a great way to explore and push your limits; for others, hiking is simply a way to relax and tone down. For both, here are some toddler-friendly hikes near Cupertino: Pichetti Ranch Open Space Preserve: This preserve contains several trails and is right next to the Picchetti Winery, so it’s easy […]

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Taking the First Step

rainy hike

Sometimes taking the first step is the hardest. This past week, after a week of unrelenting nagging and persistent hints from my sister, I finally gained the courage to take my first step outside for a run. Due to the frigid weather recently, I had spent most of my days the past week indoors, wrapped in […]

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New Year, New You

Alviso kid

The beginning of January marks the approaching end of the holidays, as we return to our everyday lives, whether it be school, work or managing children. However, although 2016 has passed, 2017 provides the chance for new opportunities, a chance to explore and discover more. This year I’m attempting to become more active and go […]

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