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Lauryn Blakesley
Works at Penn Medicine
Attended Thomas Jefferson University
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SO excited about this FAB #handmade  cutting board from +Cutting Board! Enter to win one #onthebloghttp://thevintagemom.com/perfect-cheese-plate/ #giveaway   #ecocuttingboard  
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It's a gorgeous cutting board!
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Can not wait to try ALL of these #apple   #recipes  +Annemarie Rossi just posted! 
These 20 healthy apple recipes are great ways to use up fall apples when you come home from apple picking. The round up includes savory and sweet recipes.
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Thanks, +Lauryn Blakesley! Time to go apple picking. :)
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September rocks for many reasons but this #Apple  Pie Spread with Pie Crust Cookies is certainly at the top of the list;) #recipe  
http://thevintagemom.com/apple-pie-spread-recipe/
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Saving this one for when the Chicken Coop project begins next spring;) 
should you keep lights on in a chicken coop over the winter? There are many reasons why some don't, but here are they reasons we DO.
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Love how I can save big at +Walgreens without having to literally cut coupons out of the paper. With the app you can virtually save them to your Balance Reward Card! Check it out! #shop   #WalgreensPaperless  
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Loving the possibilities that go with this product! From gardening to emergencies! 
Now, I have chatted about being prepared for emergencies before. I’ve talked about what to keep in an emergency kit in our basement and for us it is mostly games and toys and lights and for us, water (we have well water). I have never really touched on food though. Sure, I have some things …
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Seattle is on my list of places we must travel to! Need to keep these in mind! 
 
THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS IN SEATTLE

Seattle is one of my favorite cities to visit. My friend, Ali, lives in Seattle so I asked her if she wouldn’t mind writing up a list of fun things to do with kids in Seattle for my Things To Do With Kids family travel series. I added two of my own at the end, so this is a group effort.

READ THE POST: http://www.jolynneshane.com/things-to-do-with-kids-in-seattle.html

PIN FOR LATER: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/278730664413051920

#seattle #travelwithkids #familytravel
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Seattle is on my list, too, with and without kids.
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These are GREAT uses from +Herbal Academy of New England
 
Aloe Vera...it's good for more than just sunburns! http://herbalacademyofne.com/2014/09/10-awesome-uses-for-aloe-vera/
In an apocalyptic event, you will see me running with my aloe plant in one arm, my bugout bag in the other! There are so many uses for aloe vera!
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Don't miss the chance to win some oranges! #giveaway
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It's #MealPlan  AND #MotivationMonday  time! Head on over and see what meals we have going on this week. And link up! 
YAY! The first week of school ended with huge smiles on faces! <–The best thing in the world. We were all so anxious jumping in but it was perfect. Actually, it was a pretty stress free week. School lunches went great, dinners were good, I got work in and the kids met new friends and …
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Loving this idea from +Nature's Nurture! Smoothie Freezer Packs. Genius!
Make morning smoothie prep a breeze with these pre-packed green smoothie freezer packs!
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Social Media Community Manager - Former RN
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Bringing a background of scientific and medical literacy to the world of healthcare marketing. Making a go at helping to create a community of people engaged in thier own healthcare through social media.
Employment
  • Penn Medicine
    Community Manager, 2014 - present
    Social Media Community Manager for the Penn Heart and Vascular Center and Trauma Center at Penn.
  • The Vintage Mom
    Owner and Writer, 2012 - present
  • Community Buzz
    Co-Owner, 3 - 2015
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Registered Nurse, 6 - 2015
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Boston Area
Previously
Newtown - Philadelphia - Reading
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A busy lady filled with passion and love for three lovely kiddos, a rockin' husband and all things local and green. Content curator and community manager for a healthcare organization. Known for getting pretty excited over the little things because, well, ya know, they turn into big things!
Introduction
Mom to 3 Loves. Local food advocate. Social media engager. Lover of all things orange. Coffee and Tea Drinker but only out of the right mug. Kitchen Floor Scrubber. Accessory Addict. 

I am currently a community manager for Penn Heart and Vascular Center and The Trauma Center at Penn. Previous pages I have managed include the best ever local farm - Eckerton Hill Farm and local fundraising event Heritage Farm Fare

As a blogger, I write The Vintage Mom. I am a social media community manager with a special interest in local efforts. I have been heard on 95.7 BEN FM and am a part of the Philly Social Media Moms. I have a passion for spreading news about awareness efforts that I believe in as well as the need for keeping our food system safe and our children healthy. 


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Filled with passion.
Education
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Nursing, 2004 - 2005
  • University of New Hampshire
    Molecular Biology, 1999 - 2003
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Top 5 Tips for Natural Holidays - Crafty Garden Mama
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Are you looking for tips for having natural holidays? Check out my top 5 tips to help keep things simple and green this holiday season.

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Childhood cancer deserves more funding from the federal government, certainly more than the small percentage it is receiving during the shut

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A few months ago, I had the opportunity to test out some Musselmann’s Apple Butter. I decided to use it in some baking that I had been dream

Tangy and Tasty Rainbow Marinara Sauce {Recipe} - The Vintage Mom
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A recipe for a delicious marinara sauce made from heirloom tomatoes.

Home Renovation Updates...Making Progress! - The Vintage Mom
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C fell off the monkey bars at school this week. As the hardwood installers were working on Tuesday afternoon, I got a call from the school n

DIY Beverage Tags {Ballard Designs Knock-Off} | Making Lemonade
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It may be the unofficial end of summer, but I had one breezy DIY idea to share before we put away the icy pitchers of lemonade for the year-

Social Media Lessons from Running a Celebrity Parody Twitter Account | S...
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"I’ve always dreamed of being the first one to snag a clever handle during a major event, so we quickly grabbed the handle and tweeted back

A Source for Style: Artifact Under 60 Photo Shoot - The Vintage Mom
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C has inspired my sense of style lately. She likes different. She likes original. I walked into Artifact Under 60 back in June and discovere

Unexpected Renovations {Motivation Monday} - The Vintage Mom
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Our home was flooded after a clog in the outbound sewer line. Over the course of the next few months, many home renovation projects will occ