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CMV Awareness & Prevention

A Cause Close to My Heart

Our second daughter, Grace, was born with congenital Cytomegolovirus on February 20th, 2012. 1 in 150 children are born with this virus every single year yet only 14% of women have heard of CMV. This devastating virus impacts more children than many other more well-known infections and syndromes- even syndromes as well known as Downs Syndrome. I share her journey with you in hopes of educating more women and families about this dangerous infection and what we all can do to prevent it's transmission.

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A Working Mom

Finding my career while raising a family

I graduated from college in December of 2012 with a degree in Studio Art and Art Education. Recently, I began my career as an art teacher in a progressive preschool and kindergarten in the northern suburbs of Pittsburgh. We value project and play based learning and are always making something new. Join our art community as I begin a journey filled with creativity, mess and fun!

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Blog Posts

Commitment : 365 Photo Project

Commitment : 365 Photo Project

A 365 photo project with no requirements other than to take at least one DSLR photo of my own kids …
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Homemade Heart Pop Tarts

Homemade Heart Pop Tarts

>>> Click below for my all time favorite cookies sheets!  They are airbake and non stick and help these PopTarts …
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Valentine's Day (Easter) Eggs

Valentine's Day (Easter) Eggs

Raise your hand if your family consumes copious amounts of hard boiled eggs... anyone? Anyone? Our family sure does. There …
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