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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Drop me a line at: rachee@sayitrahshay.com

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Modeling Spaghetti Headz by @morphmallow #ad

r’s note: I attended the Mom Mixer event in Philadelphia and at the event was given complimentary Spaghetti Headz to use. My daughter was compensated for a photo shoot. All opinions and thoughts are honest and my own.    A … Readmore +

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#MondayListicles Likes to Fuss

Oh Stasha! Oh dear, Stasha! For Monday Listicles she is asking us to share ten complaints. Only ten? So, Ten Random Things I am going to fuss about. 1. Bad Judge starring Kate Walsh I am not sure how I … Readmore +

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Holiday Sights, Sounds, Tastes & Shopping

The Christmas Village will again transform Philadelphia’s LOVE Park (15th and JFK Boulevard) into a traditional, open-air German Christmas Market, open daily between Thanksgiving and Sunday, December 28, 2014. Shop for high-quality, international and local gifts and decorations. Enjoy holiday … Readmore +

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Drinks with the Sphinx: Evening Event at @PennMuseum

If you’ve always wanted to go to Penn Museum’s celebrated 40 Winks with the Sphinx sleepover programs, but didn’t have a child (or just wanted to do it child-free), this one’s for you: Drinks with the Sphinx runs Wednesday, November … Readmore +

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#SOCSunday: Back in the Saddle

I used to love and look forward to Sundays to do Stream of Consciousness. For the last five years I have worked almost every Sunday at a small college and SOCS was a part of my routine. After I got … Readmore +

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Caron United Attempts To Break World Record

Lori Kleppe received the news every military spouse dreads when her husband, Navy pilot Ed Kleppe, was killed in a helicopter accident. Lori had a one-year old son and another little boy on the way when her husband died. Their … Readmore +

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Off the Hooks: Garland for the Holidays

Holidays have been hard for me. The pressure to do more, be more, have more can be so intense that I usually ignore the onslaught of commercials and ads and all things jolly until I feel a monumental guilt that … Readmore +

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Between the Covers: Jane Austen Cover to Cover

Jane Austen has six books which have been published and adored, sold to many a person who treasure and behold her words. But not me. I am not a fan of Jane Austen. (Yes, I may have to turn in … Readmore +

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Book Review: Waiting Is Not Easy!

Mo Willems is back with a new Elephant and Piggie book and this time Elephant is shown that being patient will allow good things will come to those willing to wait. As usual the book is shown with sparse illustrations … Readmore +

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Off the Hooks: A Headband!

Today I left the sticks in the bag and am just working with my hooks because it’s all about crochet, ’bout crochet, ’bout crochet…no knittin’! (Imagine me singing that to the tune of Meghan Trainor’s “All About That Bass.” You’re … Readmore +

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