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Argggggghhhh!

Oh my, the Eagles played ugly last night! Here’s my spin … it couldn’t have come at a better time.  (How’s that?) They were getting cocky (yes, Michael and DeSean, I mean you) and needed to wake up. Enter the … Continue reading

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RIP Judy Popkin

Last week we gathered to remember Judy and this morning we mark the actual anniversary of her death … 11 years ago.  As people readied for the annual Canterbury Fair, a hearse arrived at our house on July 31, 1999. … Continue reading

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March Morning

Wow, as I look out my window I’m struck by the inveterate greyness of March.  Isn’t that what you think of?  March … November … winter’s leaden book-ends. Back in Philly I remember that March always also spelled the beginning … Continue reading

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Sunday Sundries

Today I was sad to see a Google Alert re. the Breakers indicating that Jen Nobis is out for the season (torn ACL). Sounds like she had been working her butt off in the off-season, which makes this all the … 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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Busy Day Ahead … Not That You Asked or Anything

Yup – it’s a busy day in Canterbury, with lots of computer work on tap, as well as some growing grass to catch up with, a bike to get to the bike shop, maybe even a little bit of exercise … Continue reading

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Cloudy Canterbury Saturday

Happy Saturday morning … as the clouds roll in, bringing some much needed rain to these parts.  I went for a run yesterday after work and jogging by the fire house, noticed the sign saying that the fire danger was … Continue reading

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Canterbury Bird Visitation Presages All Avian Superbowl

It’s gotta be Ravens-Eagles – obviously.  The universe has spoken! Yesterday the dogs brought home a big, wild turkey carcass.  Willie did the heavy lifting, I’m sure – and Ruby probably took over once he had it out of the … Continue reading

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Storms, Soccer, Streep (and Maybe a Touch of Strep) on Sunday

HollyCornblog is back on line and sent along some photos of what it was looking like in her world yesterday. Here’s a beauty! In the meantime, I had the occasion to drive over toward the Monadnock region of NH (actually … Continue reading

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Today's the Day

I’m back at it today – back at work – back in the real world.  Wondering what it’ll be like, as I write in the wee hours.  The sky’s still dark – not even a sliver of dawn yet, at … Continue reading

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