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My Family Dog

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My Family Dog
What makes your dog(s) family? What qualities about your dog that makes him so important and so apart of you as one of the family?

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Hindsight is always 20/20

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Hindsight is always 20/20

 Thank God that we have made it into 2021! We can look forward to what this new year can deliver to us. At the end of the year, we often reflect back on what the year was life for us; the lessons we have learned and what blessings that we received. Year 2020 was very unusual year for all of us. Life, as we knew it, changed in so many different ways. How do we move forward and make the best our of what is ahead? We are now here in 2021 embracing the possibilities and new beginnings that the...

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What Do We Say About 2020?

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What Do We Say About 2020?

Before the turn of the new year of 2020, we were very much in anticipation of what was ahead for us. We expected turnarounds and clarity as indicated by the number of 2020 in reference to eyesight measures. Although it may have brought turnarounds and clarity, it definitely didn't come like we expected. No one could have predicted this (except those who knew about COVID-19). So much has gone on this year-COVID-19, Shelter in Place, Illnesses/End of Life, Black Lives Matter, Racial Equality/Diversity/Inclusion, Unemployment, Small Business, New Way of Doing Business, 2020 Elections, New Look of Education, etc. Every aspect...

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In Celebration of National Dog Day...

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In Celebration of National Dog Day...

National Dog Day!!!! This past week, so many dog lovers and dog parents recognized National Dog Day. Many people celebrated their furry baby in so many different ways. Many treated their dogs to long walks, exciting car rides, days full of fun that included playful games, tight hugs and wet kisses, and special doggie treats. Everywhere I looked, I saw people showing love to their dogs. My contribution to National Dog Day involves the addition of more blankets to our inventory.   Dogs Are My Favorite People   Red Paw Prints in Plaid    Tan Paw Prints in Plaid In...

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Why be so thankful?

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Why be so thankful?

"Thank God, it's Friday! Thank you for my job. Thank you for my health! Thank you to the Universe for life!" I am paraphrasing. During the pandemic, I am working at home. I communicate with my co-workers and management through chat.  Every morning, we announce our presence by posting, "Good morning!" One guy posted the above comments expressing his appreciation for life.  He finished off by saying, "Don't mind me. I am glad to be here.  I had a rough day yesterday." I don't know what happened or what he is dealing with but he chose to show gratitude instead of...

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