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Thursday, April 25, 2013
Chris Goal

Congratulations to Tappara on an unbelievable 2012-2013 season!   Tappara played Game 6 of the Championship round on Wednesday night. A series and season-ending game was played, and…

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Super Greens, Strawberry & Avocado Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing

Friday, April 19, 2013
Kale Spinach Salad

Hi All–I’m unpacked and settling in, here in MinneSNOWta Minnesota! I thought I’d share a yummy salad recipe that my family made and loved, the other night.  …

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For Boston

Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Boston On The Charles

Marathon Monday and Patriots Day.   A holiday around the city of Boston and something people look forward to each year. A day that I have been fortunate…

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The Brothers Connolly

Saturday, April 13, 2013
Chris Jack

Huomenta…Good Morning! (Or Good Evening, depending on your time zone.) Late Thursday night, Chris and I picked up his brother Jack, at the Helsinki airport. Jack’s season has…

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Six To Eight Weeks

Friday, March 29, 2013
Tappara 61

Hey ya’ll…TGIF!   I’m happy to report that Tappara won on Wednesday night, and will be advancing to the semi-final round! However, when I had stated that, “C…

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High-Fives

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
TapparaHIFK

  Playoff hockey is in full swing, and I’m loving it! Chris has played four games in the past six days, and Tappara will play their fifth and (hopefully)…

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Sushi In Finland

Monday, March 18, 2013
Ice Skating

How was everyone’s weekend? Our’s was great, here in Tampere. Chris had Saturday and Sunday off–a well deserved break before playoffs start, this week.   Friday we went…

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Life Is Full

Thursday, March 14, 2013
Ice rink

These past few weeks have flown by! I thought I’d update you on this weeks happenings via some pictures I’ve snapped along the way.   I was invited…

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A Note To C

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Jäähalli

Tonight marks the last regular season hockey game of Chris’ rookie season. Back in August when I arrived in Finland, I could have never pictured this day. It’s…

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Zucchini Pasta

Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Zucchini pasta

Zucchini “pasta” is a great low-carb, gluten and grain-free pasta alternative, and a favorite of ours, around here! Cooking it is optional, though I prefer it cooked, and…

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