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How to be Happy

“Hold on loosely, but don’t let go,

If you cling too tightly, you’re gonna lose control”

–38 Special

The lyrics to this 1981 song  came to mind recently as we made a family decision to train our indoor-only cat Peppermint to be an indoor/outdoor cat. 1,019 more words

The Cat's Meow : My Thoughts on Declawing

Before we moved into Lagoon, there was a lot of paperwork to fill out.  Most apartments in Burlington are privately owned by individual landlords rather than groups or companies, and they are generally incredibly lax about renting standards when it comes to filling out paperwork and all of those formalities.  951 more words

Living Purposefully

Amelia’s Story Part 2- The Right Thing is Often the Hardest Thing

We lived in a feline war zone. Pheromone plug ins graced every outlet on both floors, other “behavior modification” products were purchased, air cans to keep Amelia away from strategic areas, barricades set up, new toys to distract her and a multitude of other items. 1,253 more words


Where's that Jackson Galaxy going?

I know I’m on a quick blogging hiatus (see why here), but I just had to share this with you!

As you know, June is  277 more words


Speak the Language of God’s Love

Have you ever noticed the collect, the prayer that the officiant says before the scripture readings at each of our Sunday services? Each week it is different and it is thematically related to the readings that have been appointed for the day. 1,540 more words


This month marked the 2-year anniversary of my experience with Lux, the cat whose family called 911 when he had an aggressive and threatening outburst after the baby pulled his tail. 165 more words