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About marijean

I'm a public relations professional, social media consultant and work-at-home-mom living and working in Charlottesville, Va. I'm Marijean Jaggers and this is my blog.

Cranberry Apple Pie

Cranberry Apple Pie, a photo by marijean_jaggers on Flickr.

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Spanish Pepper and Chorizo Pie

Our friends Brian and Melanie were coming over for dinner — and not just any dinner, but for promised savory pie. The pie I decided to make is Spanish Pepper and Chorizo Pie, a recipe from the book Pie, a … Continue reading

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Today, I took all my little carry-on sized items, the “go-bag” contents out and put them away. I don’t know when I will travel next and it likely won’t be very soon. The  only travel I know about is a … Continue reading

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My Five Favorite Books of 2010

Room Super Sad True Love Story: A Novel The Art of Racing in the Rain Cutting for Stone The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid Now go read something.

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Elizabeth Edwards and the Tragedy of the Uninsured

In 2007 I had the great opportunity to hear Elizabeth Edwards speak (and to meet her as well.) She was speaking to the women gathered for the BlogHer conference and shared her very personal battle with breast cancer. Today’s news … Continue reading

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