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Milford Sounded Out

It’s that time of year again.  Rep season eve.

Origin selections are less than a month away and the way you’d hear the coaches talking, state squads will consist of up to 50 players.   555 more words


First Learnings – Reading Margaret Mead

Anthropology from late 1940s to 1960s serves a useful starting point to understand how the growing breed of sociologists and anthropologists encountered experiences, people and cultures strikingly different from those which they came from. 829 more words


I REALLY like Rugby!

You can take your Cricket (Or Kriket as the Samoans say) and leave it at home for all I care. The whistling, clapping, and players seeming to stare off into space while not moving isn’t my idea of an exciting sport…BUT…Rugby is another subject! 516 more words

Easter, for a Formely Religious Girl

“Jesus is the reason for the season” “Remember the real reason for Easter”.

As a Samoan girl, I of course have a lot of pacific islander friends and surprise surprise family so for the whole of the Easter period I have seen these statements throughout my Facebook feed. 1,344 more words

Alex Leapai Leaps Into Wlad Klitschko Danger Zone

The current Ring heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko defends all his multiple titles against WBO mandatory Alex The Lionheart Leapai next Saturday, April 26th in Oberhausen, Germany. 593 more words

Samoa Cookie Matzo Crunch http://www.readrecipe.com/samoa-cookie-matzo-crunch/

Not a great deal of men and women know this, but I was raised with two religions: my dad’s side of the household is Jewish and my mom’s side of the loved ones is Catholic. 28 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Monument - Blunts Point

This naval gun is from 1941 during World War II. It is a reminder of the time when the Samoan islands were split up into the Eastern Samoan islands and the Western Samoan islands.  286 more words