Rachel spent her 20s and early 30s indulging her tendency for wanderlust, traveling frequently and living in Mexico City, Los Angeles and Dublin.
Now back in the Twin Cities with an imported husband and two small sons, she is putting her Master’s degree to good use as a stay-at-home parent. Just kidding, but she is finding laughter in the challenges of “mom-dom” and is active in politics, food allergy advocacy, and early learning inclusion and diversity in her school district.
She also finds herself on a confusing and wonderful ride as an allergy mom, adapting food and life so that her son (who suffers from multiple anaphylactic food allergies) can feel like a normal kid. She believes in irreverent humor, Spanx and female grit. Check out her ramblings on food and life at CheekyMe-gan.com and on Instagram (@cheeky.me.gan).
"She is delightfully chaotic; a beautiful mess. Loving her is a splendid adventure" - Steve Maraboli
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