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My Father

07/29/14

Many of you have been following me since the beginning of this journey.  You know somewhere in the middle I took a break – especially from social media.  I never […]

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Our Thoughts Are With Newtown

12/16/12

Like many of you, my thoughts have been with the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy.  The children, the parents, the families and the town have all been […]

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Alesya Opelt Is Not My Name

08/19/12

My name isn’t Alesya Opelt anymore.  My married name is Alesya Macatol, but I continue to use Alesya Opelt professionally.  People always assume it’s for because I’m a feminist.  I […]

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Baby Update

04/20/12

Many of you have sent kind notes asking about how I was feeling, etc.  Thank you!  Here’s an update on the baby front… As of today I’m 35 weeks along.  […]

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Maribelle’s Christmas Ornaments

11/20/11

Four days before Thanksgiving and we’ve started our Christmas preparation.  My daughter has a small tree of her own.  Now that she’s at the ripe old age of 2 1/2 […]

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Where Have I Been?

11/15/11

I have a lot to tell you.  But let’s start with the big news – I’m pregnant! The 12 week ultrasound was on Friday and the baby looked great.  Good […]

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Official Work Schedule

09/19/11

Stephanie, our nanny for the past year, had her last day with us on Thursday.  She had a wonderful opportunity to teach English to students in France.   Of course she […]

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Where I Was on September 11th

09/11/11

On September 11, 2001 I was living near San Jose, CA and up at 5:30 AM to get ready for a 7:00 AM Toastmasters meeting.  When Matt Lauer said they […]

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Kids & Flexible Schedules

08/01/11

This is the scene at my house this morning.  Our nanny (who we love and has been extremely dependable) asked last night if she could come in at 12:30 because […]

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Build-A-Burger

05/31/11

Inspired by O the Oprah Magazine’s article “Something New Under the Bun” we had a Build-a-Burger meal this weekend.  Tasty!

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