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Rachel Brandt

Family and Friends

We Marched and We Will March Again

By On February 1, 2017

On the morning of the San Diego Women’s March, I woke before anyone else and dressed in the silence of a still house. And then peered into Harper’s top bunk, shaking her… Read More

Family and Friends

Running Out of Weekends

By On January 8, 2017

I’ll do it next weekend I thought as I looked at the stack of baby shower thank you cards I still hadn’t mailed out and the list taped to the kitchen cabinet.… Read More

Guest Posts and Interviews

What a Cancer Mom Wants You To Know About Childhood Cancer Awareness

By On September 24, 2015

This is the seventh in a series of guest posts in a series called “I Would Like You To Know”. In an attempt to create a space for people of all races,… Read More

Family and Friends

Harper’s First Day of Kindergarten

By On September 1, 2015

Dear Harper, You have been five for a little over a month and once the birthday countdown ended, the first day of kindergarten one began. You counted down the days, crossing them… Read More