Paranormal

Dead Girls Love My Husband

I haven't posted about ghosts in a little while, and thought I'd share this encounter with you: Hub and I went out the other night to a friend's birthday party.  It was being held at a club downtown, and the building is well over one hundred years old, lots of history and of course, ghosts! … Continue reading Dead Girls Love My Husband

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For Love of Little Chickens

Wednesday is usually dog-training day, but I’m expanding the topic to include raising backyard chickens.  Eventually I’ll add in some of my zoo animal stories as well.  Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of dog-training tips and advice coming! Monday I ordered my new crop of chickens!  I’m so excited!  Before, I’ve always tacked my chicken… Continue reading For Love of Little Chickens

Spirituality

Energetic Cleansing For Anyone

Do you ever feel just worn down?  Maybe it’s been a really stressful day, maybe you’ve been running around like your hair is on fire, chasing after kids or pets or errant employees.  Have you been sitting in a cubicle staring at a screen for hours on end?  It may be more than just physical… Continue reading Energetic Cleansing For Anyone

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I Will Not Train Your Dog

I've been working on a new information flyer.  What do you think?  Does this make you want to hire me? I WILL NOT TRAIN YOUR DOG BUT I WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO HAVE THE DOG THAT YOU WANT     Do you have a new puppy and no idea what to do with her?… Continue reading I Will Not Train Your Dog

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Beauty of a Woman Blogfest

The beautiful and talented August McLaughlin is hosting the very first Beauty of a Woman Blogfest.  Her posts never fail to delight, but August has created something very special with this collection of authors.  You will definitely want to check out her website tomorrow, February 10th and tour through the blogs of the gifted writers… Continue reading Beauty of a Woman Blogfest

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Be An Alpha Dog! For Your Dog’s Sake

Before I get to the alpha dog post, I'd like to invite you to the Beauty of a Woman Blogfest.  On February 10th, August McLaughlin will host this unique collection of blogs posting on the subject of Beauty, the first ever in what will hopefully become an annual event.  My post goes up tomorrow, then… Continue reading Be An Alpha Dog! For Your Dog’s Sake

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The Leader of the Pack

  Dogs are pack animal, and you need to be the leader of your own family pack.  Motorcycle, leathers and girly vocals are optional. Dogs, like humans, are social creatures.  Wild canids such as wolves, coyotes, hyenas, live in family groupings with a distinct hierarchy of leaders and subordinates.  Dogs, descended from wild ancestors have… Continue reading The Leader of the Pack

Spirituality

Inspiration

Where do you find it?  The inspiration to write, to create, to change your life; where do you find your inspiration?  Do you find it in your meditation?  A walk through nature?  A song on the radio?   We all get those thoughts, or feelings that enter our brains and whisper softly, seductively:  Do this! … Continue reading Inspiration

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Teach Your Dog English

  Because speaking dog is hard on the voice Your dog is going to have to learn English, or Spanish, or German, or…you get the idea.  Training your dog involves teaching her a wide spectrum of behaviors.  There will be some behaviors you’ll expect her to do all the time, without being told; for example,… Continue reading Teach Your Dog English

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I Won’t See You Tomorrow

Because I won't be online.  You may not be aware of this, but there are currently two bills in Congress; PIPA in the House, and SOPA in the Senate, which severely curtail freedom of speech.  Even if you've never been involved in politics you may want to pay attention to this one. Rather than repeat… Continue reading I Won’t See You Tomorrow