Award-Winning Food Writer and Cookbook Author

Cheryl Sternman Rule

Craving Comfort?

Craving Comfort? These local spots offer fare to please the whole family
in the March 2008 issue of Bay Area Parent – Silicon Valley

Restaurant reviews of Live Oak Kitchen, Gunther’s Restaurant and Catering, and Ragoots. [more]


Mr. Green

Mr. Green

in the April 2008 issue of Bay Area Parent

It was two empty soda bottles that inspired Laurence Kuhn’s call to action. [more]


Sustainable Sustenance

Sustainable Sustenance

in the April 2008 issue of Bay Area Parent

Reviews of Cafe Barone, Cool Cafe, and the Whole Foods Market Bistro. [more]


Soothing Soups

Soothing Soups: when the mercury plummets, take the kids out for comfort in a bowl

in the February 2008 issue of Bay Area Parent

Reviews of Sweet Peas Cafe and Catering, Zanatto’s Family Market, and Maru Ichi. [more]


The Great Cupcake Debate

The Great Cupcake Debate

in the April 2007 issue of Bay Area Parent

To comply with new wellness policies, many school districts now discourage sugary treats in the classrooms, even for birthday celebrations. Here are five creative alternatives for making your child’s day special at school. [more]


Meet the Parents

Meet the Parents

in the January 2006 issue of Bay Area Parent

Silicon Valley is teeming with transplants. Parents seem eager to find friends, not only for their kids, but for themselves. Here are several strategies to get you out of the house and into the social mix- if you’re new to the area, and even if you’re not. [more]