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Nancy Roman

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Fair Fare

I don’t recall attending any country fairs when I was a little kid. Fairs are big in Connecticut. From August through October you can go to Terryville, Goshen, Hebron, Bethlehem, Harwinton, Berlin, Durham, Woodstock – and about a dozen more.  Or you can travel up to Springfield, Massachusetts to The “Big E” – the Eastern …

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Smart Is Smart

Everyone always says how they are constantly amazed by children. Everyone but me. I almost never say that. Oh yeah, I think kids are cute and say cute things. Except of course when they are bratty and say bratty things. But for the most part they are predictable. Kids learn, and when they learn something, …

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Sheep Rapport

In honor of Labor Day (because I don’t want to perform any actual Labor) – and in celebration of the start of Country Fair season in New England, here is an encore presentation of my Labor Day post from two years ago – when I first started blogging. ** This weekend I went to the …

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