Category Archives: Holidays



Christmas is fast approaching! But for many different people, this holiday has very different meanings… For some, the holiday season can be summed up in four words: “shop ‘til you drop.” Christmas season is a time for them to join the masses of rushed shoppers, cram in crowded malls and enjoy flashy television advertisements. Whether it […]

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Home for the Holidays

Most years, my family travels somewhere for the winter holidays — whether it’s near, like Napa Valley, or far, like New York City. No matter where my family went for the holiday, we always embraced the holidays as an opportunity to try new things, taste different cuisines, and experience new sights. Thus, when I heard […]

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MOMA, Here We Come!

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We had a great time at Stroller Hikes’ 4th Annual Craft Party at Sports Basement today.  Kids and parents dove right into making Candy Cane Mice, amazingly little sugar made it onto the floor from our tiny jars of Vanilla Sugar, and parents reminisced about waxed paper and crayon crafts while making Paper Luminaries.  A […]

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Turkey Trek, Leaders Step, and Craft Prep


We had a stellar turnout to our annual Turkey Trek at Fremont Older (Cupertino/Saratoga) on Thanksgiving morning. It was great to see some old friends and make new ones, as we tackled the grassy hills to rise above Silicon Valley at Hunter’s Point. The smog prevented a clear view to Oakland and San Francisco, but […]

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Turkey Trek, Turkey Treat


I get really excited for Thanksgiving.  On top of the joy for a day off of work, we get to indulge in a morning hike at Fremont Older, then I get to really indulge in one of my favorite pastimes – cooking.  The day is filled with comfort food.  Who can resist mushroom stuffing with […]

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