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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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Tinkering Around at Work

My sister gave me a Tinkertoy set for use in the library. The set was introduced during a free play activity and in   conjunction with blocks the library received as part of a grant from the state to host a “Block Party.” The addition … Readmore +

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Off the Needles: The Steep Climb Slouch Hat

  The Steep Climb Slouch Hat has been in my Ravelry cue for a while and I decided to give it a try to get out of my cowl comfort zone and level up my knit skills a bit.   … Readmore +

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Motown the Musical Breaks House Record

Broadway Philadelphia, presented collaboratively by the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and the Shubert Organization, is proud to announce that the recent Philadelphia premiere of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL broke the existing house record for a two-week Broadway Philadelphia engagement … Readmore +

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On Aging: Slow Your “Role”

Or: The curious way customer services DOES not serve the elderly and almost elderly. Today I had to make a follow up call about an application I had submitted and the conversation went like this: Lady at place I call: [Place I … Readmore +

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Meet Author Judy Schachner!

The Animal Friends of Lansdowne presents “Love Your Pet Month” at Lansdowne Public Library featuring Judy Schachner New York Times Best Selling Author reading from her new book “Snow What” from the “Skippyjon Jones” series. The event takes place Sunday February … Readmore +

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Kimmel Center Hosts International Performing Arts for Youth (IPAY)

Series of FREE Kimmel concerts geared toward Youth in the Plaza, Jan. 23-24   The Kimmel Center hosts the International Performing Arts for Youth (IPAY) Showcase 2015 to perform a series of FREE concerts in the Plaza, Jan. 23-24, geared … Readmore +

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Last Call to Stream on @Netflix #streamteam

r’s note: Netflix has provided me with products and services in exchange for participation in their #StreamTeam program. Also? Spoilers ahead!   The original Netflix series “House of Cards” returns February 27 and there is some time to catch up … Readmore +

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Coming to @KimmelCenter: The Illusionists

THE ILLUSIONISTS – WITNESS THE IMPOSSIBLE™ (http://www.theillusionistslive.com/), the world’s best-selling touring magic show, is a part of the Broadway Philadelphia season, presented by the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and the Shubert Organization. The show is produced by Simon … Readmore +

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On and Off the Needles

I’ve been trying to do a bit of yarn playing each day. There are a bunch of patterns that I’m excited to try, lots of new squishy yarns in my stash and I just like spending a few moments a … Readmore +

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MLK Commemorative Symposium Calendar of Events

The University of Pennsylvania will remember Martin Luther King Jr. with its 20th Annual Commemorative Symposium on Social Change, a series of nearly 20 community events, Jan. 19-30. All MLK Symposium events are free and open to the public. They include … Readmore +

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