The first wild animal to be domesticated was the wolf, the common ancestor of all modern-day dogs. Today, most people own pets for companionship, and there are several benefits: “According to the American Heart Association, dog owners are 54% more likely to get the recommended amount of exercise than their non-dog owning counterparts.” Dogs help… Read More Are you ready for International Dog Day?
Stuck in a rut? Bored? Try one or more of the following 10 ideas. Enjoy them alone or with your children! If you do one and post about it, please use #LifeChallenge so I and others can check them out and get inspired! Take photos! Go for a walk in your neighborhood and take pictures… Read More Summer Shakeups and Boredom Busters for You or Your Kids
That’s me in the cover photo…just older. I’m a forty-something introvert, mom, and writer and love hard rock and metal. It’s cathartic. Have you ever watched Dead to Me? Christina Applegate’s character meditates via metal. It’s the scene in which I felt understood…that I’m not the only one who can find solace in such music.… Read More 5 Reasons I Love Metal: The Multifaceted Beauty of Metal