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Annual Family Camping Trip for 2018: Reserve your spot!

Hello Stroller Hikes Community! Here’s your chance to come camping with us, family-friendly style. We have reserved a group camp site from Saturday, August 4th to Sunday, August 5th in Big Basin Redwoods State Park, in the heart of the Santa Cruz Mountains. This is a family-friendly camping trip, where you will be surrounded by redwood trees, close […]

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An Inspiring Mom

Ann Marie Cody pushes her triplets up the final hill of the Silicon Valley Half Marathon in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, April 15, 2018. Cody ran the race to raise funds for the neonatal unit at El Camino Hospital in Mountain View where her triplets were born 16 months ago. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group)

Taking your children outside is one thing, but Ann Marie Cody takes outdoor exercise with kids to a whole new level: beating a world record for fastest half-marathon while pushing a triple pram with her triplets. Dubbed the “superwoman” mom, Cody seeks to inspire other moms that they can stay healthy and balanced while also remaining […]

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The Origin of April Showers

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Ironically, although April has arrived, bringing along the term “April Showers,” California has already displayed the weather patterns of summer with sweltering afternoons rather than rain, still gradually recovering from drought. However, one question I wondered about was what brought this term April Showers? The sterotypical belief of April is that “April Showers bring May […]

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A Brief Break from Reality

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As spring began its gradual transition to the swelter of summer, I decided to take a hike by myself on a mildly warm afternoon last Saturday. “Maybe it’ll clear my mind,” I thought. And clear my mind it did. As I trudged on the Fremont Older trails, the sun gradually setting, the heat gradually settling, sweat […]

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How Plants “Work”

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Although the current temperature in California hints at spring weather, I was still surprised to see tinges of green on some of the trees, especially as over a month of winter is still to be expected. This led me to recall a recent biology lecture at school onto why and how plants produce oxygen through photosynthesis […]

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