Alumnae Blogs & Websites

August 2012

  • Heather Coleman
    A website by Heather Coleman '01

    Gallery and information about the artist.

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May 2012

  • The New Careerist
    A website by Terri Tierney Clark ‘81

    Advice for women in the first stages of their careers.

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  • Victoria Lyon Interiors
    A website by Victoria Lyon '76

    Modern and traditional interior design.

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  • Ms. Smith Goes to Bollywood
    A blog by Corrine Goldenberg '04

    Film critique for the socially conscious.

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  • Lisa Labon
    A website by Lisa Labon ’92

    Proponent of family sabbaticals and conscious living.

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April 2012

  • My Marrakesh
    A blog by Maryam Montague ’88

    An American family’s adventures in Morocco, written by the human rights and democracy specialist, writer, designer, and businessperson.

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  • Verilliance
    A website by Jennifer Williams AC ’06

    Effective marketing using neuroscience and consumer psychology.

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  • Adventures of a Post-Doc in Haifa, Israel
    A blog by Molly Mulligan ’05

    Adventures in learning Hebrew, traveling, and studying biomedical engineering at the the Technical University of Israel.

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  • Ellie in LA
    A website by Ellie Knaus '05

    Huffington Post blogger and actor talks about creativity, rejection, and getting rid of anxiety, among many topics, and all with a sense of humor.

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March 2012

  • quarter.life.crisis.
    A blog by Cara Courchesne ’07

    Pop culture, politics, feminism, and life.

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  • Incorporating Movement
    A blog by Rebekah Rotstein ’98

    Pilates, health, and inspiration through movement and exercise.

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  • C-Monster.net
    A blog by Carolina Miranda ’93

    Blog of the travel and culture writer/editor.

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January 2012

  • Total Brain Health
    A website by Cynthia Green ’83

    Memory and brain health.

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  • Truths 89
    A website by Zisa O. (Oyeama Okpalor '11)

    Poetry, images, and video.

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  • AntarcticArctic
    A blog by Marie McLane ’08

    Providing polar science support in Greenland and Antarctica.

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December 2011

  • NewMusicMatters
    A blog by Jane Jansen Seymour ’82

    New music to listen to and why.

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  • Beyond Burgers and Bratwurst
    A blog by Kerstin Koch ’06

    Gastronomy and life in Germany.

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  • The Financial Sort
    A website by Shabana Shiliwala ’97

    All about personal finance.

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October 2011

  • Two Girls Walkin’
    A blog by Jenny Frost ’78

    Thoughts of a 50-something woman in a constant state of reinvention.

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  • Abundance and Prosperity
    A website by Morgana Rae ’89

    How to create abundance and prosperity in your life.

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  • Heirloom Meals
    A website by Carole Murko ’83

    Savoring yesterday’s traditions today.

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  • Sandra’s Kitchen Studio
    A blog by Sandra Gutierrez ’87

    Website of the author of “The New Southern-Latino Table.”

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September 2011

  • Dale and Elsa’s Spanish Adventure
    A blog by Elsa Pottala Pauley ’66

    Tales of the Pauley’s journeys in Spain.

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  • Authors Speaking
    A website by Barbara Becker Holstein ’64

    Connecting authors with schools, book clubs, and libraries via technology.

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  • Our House has an Anchor
    A blog by Kristine Nirdlinger Singer ’02

    Daily adventures of a young couple who has opted out of the rat race to live on a sailboat in Miami Beach.

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August 2011

  • Pre-Meditating.com
    A blog by Kirsten Kirby ’02

    The long path to medical school and what to expect when you get there.

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  • Dancing With Happiness
    A blog by Meghana RaoRane ’99

    How to find happiness everday.

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July 2011

  • Panic in Connecticut
    A website by Virginia Doty Wolf '80

    A one-woman show on witchcraft in Connecticut in the 1600s.

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  • Green Marketing
    A blog by Jacquie Ottman ’77

    Strategies, tools, and inspiration for sustainable brands.

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June 2011

  • A Mothers Boutique
    A blog by Judy Masucci ’90

    Clothes and info for breast-feeding moms.

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  • Brooks-Smith Lowe Institute
    A website by Kecia Brooks-Smith Lowe ’88 and Malaika Brooks-Smith Lowe ’08

    Holistic health center founded by a mother and daughter.

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  • Style by Emma
    A blog by Emma Kelly-Hasken ’06

    Beauty and lifestyle blog.

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  • Michelle Medina
    A website by Michelle Medina ’05

    Website of the award-winning filmmaker.

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  • Samantha Wilde

    Website of the author of “This Little Mommy Stayed Home.”

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  • The Promise 365
    A blog by Jamie Eslinger ’93

    A ban on frivolous shopping for one year.

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  • Yourfarmstand.com
    A website by Suzy Hodgson ’85

    A virtual farmer’s market.

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  • Sweet Desert Home
    A blog by Donna Moulton ’77

    Rants and raves about Tuscon and Tucson real estate.

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  • Reboot Your Life
    A website by Rita Foley ’75

    Explores the ways you can take more time to enjoy life.

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  • Tout Sweet Confections
    A website by Pamela Wyn Wicinas ’92

    Imported European and artisan candy.

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  • Latitude 43
    A blog by Margaret Woodman-Russell '10

    An account of living and working in Patagonia, Chile.

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  • Advice for the Office Ingenue
    A blog by Terri Tierney Clark ‘81

    Everything young professionals need to know.

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April 2011

  • Amy Ellis Nutt
    A website by Amy Ellis Nutt ’77

    Website of the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist.

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  • tUnE-yArDs
    A website by Merrill Garbus ’01

    Experimental pop group.

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  • Plum District
    A website by Megan Gardner ’98

    Deals for savvy moms and families.

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  • Hillary Faccio
    A website by Hillary Faccio ’88

    Features the artwork of Faccio, a sand cast glass artist.

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  • Shades of Gray Law
    A blog by Naomi Jane Gray ’92

    Copyright law from black to white and everything in between.

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  • Sea Rocket Bistro
    A website by Elena Rivellino ’96

    Menu, food blog, and calendar of events at the San Diego restaurant.

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March 2011

  • Sarah Braunstein
    A website by Sarah Braunstein, MSW ’06

    Website of novelist Sarah Braunstein.

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  • Feminist Teacher
    A blog by Ileana Jimenez ’97

    Pursuing equity and justice in education

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  • Blossoming Hands
    A blog by Noëlle Opsahl ’05, MED ’06

    Opsahl’s account of her experience working with deaf children as a Peace Corps volunteer in Kenya.

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February 2011

  • Lion’s Whiskers
    A blog by Jennifer Armstrong ’83

    Armstrong, a children’s book author, partners with a parenting coach to create a blog for parents about using stories to help children conquer their fears.

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  • Blue Elephant Storyshaping
    A website by Natascha Biebow ’93

    Creative services for children’s book authors, illustrators, agents, and publishers

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January 2011

  • Our Acadia
    A website by Lynn Fantom '75

    Exploring, eating, and relaxing on Mount Desert Island, Maine

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  • Rebecca Foust
    A blog by Rebecca Foust ’79

    Poet Rebecca Foust ’79′s Website, which includes information about her books and readings.

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  • The Hathor Legacy
    A website by Maria Velazquez ’04, contributor

    Breaking down gender roles in movies, TV, books and other media

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December 2010

  • Token Female Gamer
    A blog by Divo Palinkas ’99

    Dedicated to computers, games, and all things geeky

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November 2010

  • Fertility Planit
    A website by Karin Thayer ’90

    A global social network for people looking to get pregnant

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  • Glutenfreehub
    A blog by Amanda Ragalevsky Humphrey ’04

    Gluten-free dining in the Boston area, as well as cooking tips

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  • The Liquid Betsy
    A blog by Elizabeth MacKinnon ’92

    The business of life in one swig

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  • Type Like the Wind
    A blog by Kimberly Marlowe Hartnett ’01

    Book reviews, theories, and quibbles

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  • Hello Madrid, Hello New York
    A blog by Allison Rohe ’97

    A dialogue (in Spanish and English) about Madrid and NYC culture

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  • Katrina Kenison
    A website by Katrina Kenison ’80

    The writer’s blog and book information

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  • Exit Only
    A blog by Terry Marotta ’70

    A humorous look at life

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October 2010

  • Diane Page
    A website by Diane Page ’68

    Designer beach glass jewelry

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  • Alicia Kachmar
    A website by Alicia Kachmar ’03

    Crafts, cooking, and photography

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  • Lenelle Moise
    A website by Lenelle Moise, MFA ’04

    Playwright, poet, musician, and performance artist

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  • Asian Palate
    A website by Jeannie Lee Cho ’90

    Website of the first Asian Master of Wine

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  • Growin Up
    A blog by Lauren Kaelin '10

    A new alumna writes about life after Smith

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  • Tasting Cultures Foundation
    A website by Sarah Khan ’87

    Looking at art, culture, and community through the lens of food

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  • Hoopfeed.com
    A website by Cheryl Coward ’91

    Everything you want to know about women’s basketball, including breaking news.

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September 2010

  • The Friendly Cook
    A blog by Evelyn Stewart ’41

    Musings on a variety of topics, plus great recipes like Ginger Ale Bread

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  • Navigations
    A blog by Ally Einbinder ’10

    A new alumna writes about life after Smith.

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  • The Doctor is In
    A blog by Catherine Birndorf ’88

    Birndorf, a psychiatrist, offers suggestions on how women can maximize happiness in their lives

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  • Tales of a Twentysomething
    A blog by Leonora Epstein '07

    Epstein, a writer, travels the world

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  • My American Melting Pot
    A blog by Lori Tharps '94

    Exploring cultural diversity in America

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August 2010

  • The Renegade Writer
    A blog by Diana Burrell ’88

    Everything you need to know about freelance writing

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  • Pink Taxi Blogger
    A blog by Yasmine Salaam ’91

    A busy mom reflects on art, fitness, family, politics, and literature

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  • Cubicle Chic
    A blog by Meredith Duncan ’08

    How to add personality to your corporate wardrobe

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