Potty Training, Sticker Style

Potty Training, Sticker Style Make your mistakes, take your chances, look silly, but keep on going. Don’t freeze up.  ~Thomas Wolfe...more

Another Year Closer to Ryan

Another Year Closer to RyanLife is just a short walk from the cradle to the grave, and it sure behooves us to be kind to one another along the way.  ~Alice Childress...more

Closing Down the Garden

Closing Down the GardenWe are stardust, we are golden and we've got to get ourselves back to the garden.  ~Joni Mitchell...more

Autumn's Sights, Sounds & Smells

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Pushing My Buttons

Pushing My ButtonsYou think you can break me, you have another thing coming, I invented stubborn! ~Heather Piper...more

The Dog Catcher Part 2

The Dog Catcher Part 2The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear.  ~Aung San Suu Kyi...more

The Dog Catcher Part 1

The Dog Catcher Part 1Stories can conquer fear, you know. They can make the heart bigger.  ~Ben Okri...more

Think Team Building ... Think Scavenger Hunts

Think Team Building ... Think Scavenger HuntsTeamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.  ~Andrew Carnegie...more

Laughing About Nothing ... Our Dog vs. A Robber

Laughing About Nothing ... Our Dog vs. A RobberEvery act of perception, is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination.  ~Oliver Sacks...more

Did You Vote Thrill of the Hunt?

Did You Vote Thrill of the Hunt?Nothing great in the world was accomplished without passion.  ~Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel...more