The Steuer family faces interesting dinner-time discussions
Do you remember the game called ‘Twenty Questions?' If you have ever been around young children, you know there's a phase where their favorite question is “why?”
The countdown begins for the arrival of Baby Gallagher
A common adage advises us that whenever life closes a door, it also opens a window. This past July, a prime example of this came to me in the form of a pregnancy test I took at my workplace.
The grandmas discuss the importance of family
Idina Menzel belts out “Let it go, let it go,” and although John Travolta may not know her name, we do.
A review of Persian Bite in Schenectady
While browsing the internet for our next Family Chow food adventure, we came across a new restaurant that offered “a place where we may learn from one another by sharing stories of love and friendship." We were intrigued by the mission statement, along with the chance to sample an unfamiliar cuisine.
The mother of a first-grader asks how to help her child stay focused in school
Help! My child is really struggling in school this year with paying attention and getting his work completed.
Jennifer Steuer reminisces as her triplets turn seven
Being a mom has taken me on some pretty strange journeys. Being the mom of triplets has helped me take others on my journey.
Spending time with little ones is irreplaceable
Some grandparents are caregivers and see their grandchildren on a regular schedule. Others see their grandchildren when they can.
A review of Namu Korean BBQ
The Family Chow finds a local restaurant serving one of Mom's favorite dishes enjoyed during pregnancy.
Sushi Tei earns the praise
The Family Chow’s latest food adventure took us to the island nation of Japan via a small strip mall on Western Avenue.
More cousins = more fun
“Cousins! Cousins! Cousins!” This is the chant I hear from my kids on most afternoons. “When do we get to see the cousins again?”
Turn the page on a new adventure
Read your May away.
A child's garden story
It is hard to imagine my grandma as a baby, but she has the pictures to prove it. One picture shows her as a little girl standing next to a very tall beanstalk, which is climbing up a string leaning on the house where she grew up.
Explore the earth with a story
Great reads for spring.
No-bake cake a cool treat for Mom
Spring is finally here, and along with fresh air, my family is picking fresh fruit to share for a little no-bake Mother’s Day fun.
Tough choices, times three
When you have triplets (or a litter as my daughter now calls them), there are so many decisions that need to be made and so little time to really make them.