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Federer wins 7th Dubai title!

Roger Federer won his 7th title in Dubai on Saturday, defeating world number one Novak Djokovic 6-3, 7-5 in what can only be described as “masterful”, the beautiful game.  It was an awesome display by Federer and his wide arsenal … Continue reading

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Federer falls in 3rd round of Aussie Open..CALM DOWN!

OK people..yes, Roger Federer was upset last night by A. Seppi in four sets in the third round of the Australian Open (first Grand Slam of 2015)!  But really, calm down.  Federer played “poorly” by Federer standards.  He did not … Continue reading

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CFB Playoff Championship game…

The first CFB Playoff Championship game aired last night and well folks, it was not the outcome I ever envisioned!  Have to hand it to Ohio State, ranked #4 and many questioned whether they should be there. Well, they certainly … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas 2014!

Merry Christmas everyone!  Hope you all have a wonderful day with family and friends, or  perhaps you are lucky enough to be enjoying a wonderful trip..hopefully somewhere warm.  We have some great bowl games to watch between now and the … Continue reading

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Marcus Mariota wins the Heisman!

This past Saturday night, Marcus Mariota of Oregon (QB) won the 80th Heisman Trophy, awarded to the best college football player in America.  They could not have gotten it more correct!  Watching him make his very humble and emotional acceptance … Continue reading

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Surviving “Paradise” Wednesday and more!

It is Surviving “Paradise” Wednesday, that magical (?) midweek day when I shamelessly promote my book Surviving “Paradise” by Susan Willoch Shaver.  (Psst..there is also a screenplay….)  Anyhow, please check it out at Amazon.com!  It is available for $8.99 in … Continue reading

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Latest CFB Playoff rankings..Surviving “Paradise”

The latest CFB Playoff rankings came out last night and today is Surviving “Paradise” Wednesday!  So, first things first…please check out my book Surviving “Paradise” by Susan Willoch Shaver.  Follow a southern woman who relocates to a new town full … Continue reading

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Happy Turkey Day and Surviving “Paradise”

Happy Turkey Day one and all..hope you are all grateful and well fed!  Now, after we sleep this day off..it is time to get ready for CFB rivalry weekend!  Yes, that last regular season weekend of the year in college … Continue reading

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There was also CFB this weekend…

Yes, there was also College Football this weekend!  (Being a huge Roger Federer fan, I was focusing on the Davis Cup Final)  There were no earth shattering results…FSU continued to escape from defeat coming from behind for the sixth time … Continue reading

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And here it is already Friday…

Here it is already Friday..my how time flies when you are…having fun (or not?)   Anyhow…hard to recap everything that has happened this week but let’s hit on the really important stuff! Davis Cup Final got underway today in France.  Stan … Continue reading

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