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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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Frog it or Finish it?

Hello to all my fellow hookers and knitters! The long weekend is here and it’s time to answer those critical questions about that project that’s been lingering on the hooks or needles…should we Frog it or Finish it? I have a … Readmore +

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Book Review: All the Bright Things

Title: All the Bright Places Author: Jennifer Niven Genre: Young Adult Publisher: Random House Children’s |Alfred A. Knopf Release Date: January 2015 Format: e-galley Pages: 384 Source: Net Galley Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of … Readmore +

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Deliberate Acts of Kindness #streamteam

In my roll as library chick I never know what to expect. Some days are smooth and I can’t believe how time flies. Some days are just unremarkable and just are normal days. Then there are days in which the … Readmore +

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WIP Wednesday: It’s Scarf making time!

Last year The Bee asked me to make her a “ruffle scarf with Halloween colors.” I was surprised because when she requests a yarnthing it is usually the yarn thing that I am making for myself . Actually when I … Readmore +

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Unpacking the Past: Ancient Egypt and the Penn Museum

Today I was invited to participate in an educators workshop at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology. The Museum is offering a program called Unpacking the Past to all 7th grade classrooms in the School District of … Readmore +

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Thinking about doing The Color Run but unsure? Read about Rachee from Say it Rah-shay’s experience and get a discount when you register!

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About the Time I (Almost) Found Religion

In which I see The Book of Mormon and wanted to go to church.   Rachee and religion go together like rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong. Wait.     Rachee and religion are not a thing. I … Readmore +

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Depression is a Bitch

Without warning it hit. One day I was feeling a little sluggish but I dismissed it because I had stayed up way too late fooling around online and watching something on Netflix (ahh…Netflix!). Then it was the urge to cry … Readmore +

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The Book of Mormon is Hosting a Scavenger Hunt!

About The Book of Mormon. I had heard about it thanks to the love of my sister. She is a fan of South Park and has been listening to  the soundtrack for what seems like ever. She wanted to go … Readmore +

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Write a Review Wednesday: Doug Unplugs on the Farm

In Dan Yaccarino’s Doug Unplugs on the Farm, a little robot takes a hands on approach when his family takes a visit through farm country. In a world in which we are so connected to our smart tools this book … Readmore +

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