About Me


I toss around the term “memoir blogger” (this is my life, yo!), “lifestyle blogger” (this is my so called life) but really Say it Rah-shay is the virtual soapbox where I share my life, talk about parenting a teen, share bookthings, yarnthings, workthings, and general opinions about...well anything!

I write a little bit about a lot of things coming live from Philadelphia, PA.

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Connect with me: rachee@sayitrahshay.com

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Soundtrack for a Rockin’ Weekends from #StreamTeam

My daughter and I have a not so guilty pleasure: marathons of the 80′s television show Jem and the Holograms. Sure, it’s a show that is both way ahead of it’s time and dated but the happenings of Jem/Jerrica, Aja, … Readmore +

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Spring into shape with @Target #TargetColors #FitFluential

My workouts have been in such a rut! I fully own that I have not made them a priority. In the morning I am so busy rushing to get to work and can barely slurp my coffee. Afternoons and evening … Readmore +

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No”Bunny” Loves You More

I usually do not make a big deal out of Easter at the library. Spring Break normally falls this week and in the past I have taken time off to spend with my daughter. This year with so many snow … Readmore +

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SKOYZ: Building Resilience one trick at a time

My library is located in a little suburb right outside of Philadelphia and we cater to a diverse group. In an effort to offer fun and educational programs sometimes we leap out of the box of traditional library programming offered. … Readmore +

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About A Blog…Ay-chill-lees, knitting and Cake!

  As I was browsing through the interwebs, I came across a few articles, sites and posts which fed my need to procrastinate. I thought I should share them with you but almost didn’t because I had trouble coming up … Readmore +

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Reasons My Teen Cracks Me Up

This post was originally going to be an ode to my teen’s hot and cold mood swings but the words for THAT post just didn’t flow. I could go on and on about my teen driving me nuts but there … Readmore +

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Third Annual Philly Farm & Food #Fest

Want to learn how to pull mozzarella? Does canning seem interesting but way too intimidating? Ever ponder what a beekeeper actually does or wonder about the day in the life of a nationally acclaimed film director? Head over to Philly … Readmore +

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On the Needles: The Diamond Dazzler

My WIP pile is beginning to get dangerously high and I am ready to either chuck it, frog it or stuff it into a bag until I forget about it. I keep starting and stopping projects because I have no … Readmore +

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Flavors of the Avenue Returns! #flavorsofAve

Flavors of the Avenue is back and bigger than ever! East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District (EPABID) welcomes a record-setting 27 restaurants to South Philadelphia’s largest outdoor food and drink festival on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM.  Enjoy … Readmore +

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South Street Spring Fest Returns Sat May 3rd #Philly

South Street Spring Festival returns for a celebration of South Street Headhouse District’s best tastes, sips, sounds and sights. On Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 11:00am to 8:00pm, enjoy a free, all-ages outdoor party that will close down South Street (between Front and 8th), … Readmore +

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