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USWNT in Do or Die Match in Chicago Today

The US women’s national soccer team faces off against Italy today in Chicago It’s their second match with Italy … and total goals will determine who goes to Germany to play in the women’s World Cup. A win or a … Continue reading

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Quick Sunday Update

Lovely poem from Grace Paley this morning on The Writer’s Almanac daily e-mail.  Titled “In the Bus” … a visit from a long ago child bringing an invitation … out of the blue, on a bus in Western Mass … … Continue reading

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Breakers Take It South Today

The Breakers travel to Connecticut to try to secure a play-off spot with Atlanta as their foil … and without the services of some key elements in their success.  Kelly Smith and Alex Scott are off with their fellow Brits, … Continue reading

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Oswalt to the Phillies?

The rumors are phlying … and maybe the Phillies will be bolstering their pitching rotation with Roy Oswalt as the trading deadline approaches.  That would be a nice addition to their Roy collection!  I hope they don’t lose Werth in … Continue reading

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Morning!

Friday sure came fast this week, didn’t it?  I’m honestly not that sure about what happened over the course of the past several days … but we seem to have survived it.  (And the US Men’s Soccer team did, too … Continue reading

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March Rolls Along

I just sent out my initial March Madness e-mail … as the excitement builds.  We had some blog readers participate last year … so be sure to be in touch if you’re interested again and I haven’t contacted you! 😉 … Continue reading

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RIP Alex

It’s time for an animal update from Canterbury.  Yesterday we said good-bye to Alex, our beloved 14-year old sheep.  (Pokey and Scout, the “babies” are still alive and well, although missing their companion.) Alex died peacefully and was buried near … Continue reading

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A Wednesday List

Yahoo … RPE is home! Kudos to Obama on an excellent (and politically astute) choice. I do not like Giant Forest Hogs (think Rush Limbaugh). Nor do I like the Black Mamba Snake (think … hmmm … Mitt Romney?) RPE … Continue reading

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Moros Monday

That’s not a typo – but I’m morose as well, after Rebecca Moros scored for the Freedom against the Breakers, and all the blue team could come up with was a tie in yesterday’s match.  I am sure that they … Continue reading

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