Tag Archives: BIG

And the big middle finger goes to …

So, I read happily that as a voting populace we came to our senses just in the nick of time and voted Jennifer Grey the winner on Dancing With the Stars.  Not that I actually watch the show (and no, … Continue reading

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So, Woodstove Management …

Yep, that’s definitely a skill I need to practice a bit more, judging from the 80+ degrees I managed to have the place at by bedtime.  (And yes, JBD … if we manage a trek up here in the cold … Continue reading

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Milestones

So, the USWNT beat Costa Rica yesterday … and the milestone, in this case, is that it’s news at all, IMHO.  I saw the first half hour of the game and have to say that given that this was do … Continue reading

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Tuesday Morning Catch-Up

Is it me, or does the political landscape seem like it’s going through a sea change?  Or a slow-moving earthquake?  Not the right metaphor … help me here. My sense is that something big and violent is happening to the … Continue reading

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Notes

To Phillies:  Stop losing one run games, okay?  The universe is doing everything it can to get you into the post season … but you have to help! To Chase Utley and Ryan Howard:  Relax.  Just do what you do.  … Continue reading

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Breakers Lose Osborne, Phillies/BoSox Win, Hops are Ready to Harvest, Bret's back, and Dick Hums Along

Sadly, according to my Google Alerts this morning, the Breakers have lost midfielder Leslie Osborne for the season with a fractured collarbone.  Osborne has been amazing for the B’s and I agree with Tony D, who says, “Finishing the season … Continue reading

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Day and Night

While out for a quick morning run today I found myself thinking about how profoundly we must all be affected by the basic diurnal rhythm that marks our lives.  Day and night, day and night, day and night. How does … Continue reading

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Breathtakingly Beautiful Monday

This morning the air has the feel of a September morning – crystal clear and clean, with shadows and sun dapples etched in bright relief.  No confusing what’s what, as the breeze riffles the leaves and I take a deep … Continue reading

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Happy Days!

I woke this morning to the lovely sound of rain … gently watering parched garden beds and sending the grape vine and the morning glories twining greenly up the posts of the arbor out front. Also lovely, this morning, was … Continue reading

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