Monthly Archives: August 2011

Pizza Quest

This has been the summer of my Pizza Quest.  I have been trying pizza at as many places as possible, mostly here in the Merrimack Valley area but in other locations as well.  I have looked for the best local … Continue reading

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Goodnight, Irene*

How can anyone resist pontificating about Hurricane Irene?  Here in New England where weather dominates not only our conversation but our mental real estate, a hurricane – especially on the heels of three earthquakes nationwide – obliges obsession.  We half … Continue reading

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Rick’s Law of Conservation of Woes

At first glance, this might seem to be a depressing post.  It isn’t, really.  It’s more balanced than simply down… or up.  I’ve been espousing my Law of Conservation of Woes for some time.  Only now am I prepared to … Continue reading

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Thanx#5

It has been so long since my last “thank you” post (nearly a third of a year) that I might be giving the impression that I am lacking in things to be thankful for.  Nothing could be further from the … Continue reading

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Go Spinners!

I really like baseball.  I always have.  It’s part of my DNA at this point, having grown up with it, played it, watched it, shared it with family, read about it.  James Earl Jones’ character in “Field of Dreams” summed … Continue reading

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