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A Little App with a Big Mission

Last Friday, over a few beers, we had an end-of-week meeting to discuss Wriggle’s values. It was amazing to hear just how strongly each and every member of the team felt about encouraging our Wrigglers to spend locally and support independent businesses. 687 more words


Shift Local Wedding Edition: Dealing with Stress

Wedding planning is a lot of work for obvious reasons.  I normally deal with stress by practicing yoga or going for a run or hike.  Unfortunately, I’ve been dealing with plantar fasciitis over the last year and no longer can go on regular long runs so I looked for alternative ways to work out and also strengthen my calves, ankles and feet. 479 more words

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Well if you blinked this week you’ve almost missed it…Mary Lou Zeek’s current POP-UP gallery show, “BLINK”, which is a nice show…four rooms of painting, sculpture, work on paper…a wide variety of artists represented…a handsome show.  66 more words


I found out about a pretty fantastic website the other day called BookMooch, where you can trade books with people. There are a few other sites like it, but from what I’ve seen BookMooch is definitely the most user friendly and community oriented. 354 more words

Teaching Your Pet Tricks

Teaching Your Pet Tricks
By Emily Hoppmann, DVM

Would you like for your cat or dog to do more tricks? It’s always fun to have your dog give a high five or play dead  Below are some helpful tips for you to use to have your pet follow your lead in no time! 780 more words

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