Liz Raptis Picco is a writer and blogger at, featuring Stretch Marks, her memoir about motherhood and adoption. Her blog showcases her guacamole with feta cheese background (Mexican mother, Greek father, raised in a border town) and offers an edgy, no-holds-barred perspective. She lives in Northern California with her family. When she’s not writing, she works as a health education consultant.

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