The Devil's Spawn has Four Legs and a Furry Tail

Lately I've been waking up with heart palpitations in the morning.  I don't really need to wonder about the reason though: it's not a physical health issue. It has more to do with the pitter-patter of big furry feet roaming around the bedroom in search of food. And the ear-piercing banshee screams at 4 am when one of my little furballs gets attacked by the Son of Satan....more
Have you taken him to more than one vet who refuses to prescribe anti-anxiety meds?more

Who Needs a Car When You Can Drive a Scooter?

My Dad may be a senior citizen but that doesn't mean he's helpless. Despite the fact that he's well in his seventies, he's  still as independent as ever.  He cooks, he cleans, he does groceries, and anything else he needs to take care of himself. He even has a new car although he doesn't drive as much as he used to. He says long trips tire him out and the arthritis in his hips is really starting to bother him. But between you and me, the real reason is that he's feeling less confident behind the wheel....more

How Do You Define Greatness?

I saw a Nike ad today. It wasn't the typical advertisement promoting flashy sportswear and famous athletes. On the contrary, the commercial depicted a slightly obese young man jogging slowly down the road towards the camera. It was definitely thought-provoking....more

Move Over Kitty: Chickens Are The New Black

Looking to get a pet but don't know which one would be best for you? Well, here's a thought. How about a chicken?...more