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April 14, 2020

It's been a long time since I've done an introduction here so here goes!

I’m Stephanie, a proud special needs mom, and oncology nurse. I've been sharing my health journey on Instagram @cleanerstephanie for 8 years, aka the Instagram Dark Ages and 3 years ago I launched...

February 27, 2018

“The greatest gift you’ll ever learn, is just to love, and be loved in return.” -Moulin Rouge

“How do you measure a year in a life? Measure in love.” -RENT

“Love actually is all around.” - Love Actually

What do these three movie quotes have in common? The theme of love, a...

January 29, 2018

Happy New Year! The holidays hit. One beautiful festive blur. I should do a more thoughtful recap but truthfully, my memory is subpar at the moment and all of my photographic evidence of the holidays live on my iPhone- so there's that. Majorly behind on this blog space...

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About Me



My name is Stephanie. I am a special needs mother and a registered nurse passionate about living healthfully. I'm so glad you found my little nook where I hope to share my perspectives about this wonderful thing called life!

I grew up in a suburb north of Boston; attended nursing school at Saint Anselm and married my college sweetheart Matt. We spent 8 years in Boston and now reside back in southern NH with our son Benjamin and two dogs.

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