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Making City Life Easier for Families (One Post at a Time)

Making City Life Easier for Families (One Post at a Time)

October 23, 2017 / Elisabeth Thurston Fraser / Lifestyle

GGMG’s mission has always been to support, connect, and improve the lives of growing families in San Francisco. We hope this blog helps make the city friendlier and easier to navigate for all the families who live here and those who visit. Upcoming features include surviving the SFUSD school lo... read more

Reclaiming the Pump

Reclaiming the Pump

October 04, 2017 / Elisabeth Thurston Fraser / Parenting

We live in a hub of technological innovation. Our kids spot self-driving cars on city streets with increasing regularity. There’s an ongoing debate about whether robots should be allowed to deliver our food. And yet, breast pumps haven’t changed significantly since their invention . . . over 60 years ago. I remember foll... read more

Podcasts for Kids: How to Achieve 20 Minutes of Peace in the Car

Podcasts for Kids: How to Achieve 20 Minutes of Peace in the Car

October 02, 2017 / Elisabeth Thurston Fraser / Parenting

My kids are 3, 6, and 8 and their feelings about long drives range from “I have a number of very specific questions about the scenery” to “these car seat straps are the source of all unhappiness in the world.” With school commutes in full swing, weekend trips to the pumpkin patch on the hori... read more

How to Stop Settling and Start Growing

How to Stop Settling and Start Growing

October 01, 2017 / Work Life

Personal Growth with Julie Santiago, Life Coach (Continued from the magazine) Julie Santiago is a former Wall Street trader turned transformational life coach and inspirational speaker. She helps women who are at a crossroads bring more balance, purpose, and meaning to their busy lives. GGMG: What are the most common... read more