Christmas Decor

Duff here. It’s Our Tradition to put up Christmas decorations at the Office after Thanksgiving dinner. Mom thinks it helps Us work off all the Goodies We ate. I’m just along for The Ride. We motor to the Storage unit (there’s no One there at that time, so it’s a Snap,) and gather up the…

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One Candle Can Light Another

A candle is a small thing. But one candle can light another. And see how its own light increases, as a candle gives its own flame to the other. You are such a light. — Moshe David Duff here. Hannukah began last Sunday at sundown. Mom and I have many Good Friends who are Jewish.…

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Howling at the Moon

Duff here. Recently, there was a Lunar Eclipse. Mom and I went out late at Night (This Puppy was so sleepy…) to see the Event. And It was breathtaking. Magnificent. The Moon ever so Slowly disappeared. Then returned once again. The World got Very quiet. Well, It was the Middle of the Night, so Silent…

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Feasting

Food limit reached. Start sleep cycle. —deansomerseet.com Duff here. Thanksgiving is my favorite time of The Year. It’s not just the Tidbits and Turkey on the Big Day. No indeed. We start the Day before, and continue until the Leftovers are all gone. And depending on Mom’s appetite, that could be many Days. And then…

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Doggie Doorbells

Duff here. When Mom and I are at Work, We take a break over lunchtime. There is a Lovely housing Development behind the office, and I like to check out the Scents left by Other Canines. The curious part is: As We begin the sashay, the Doggie Doorbells start up. When I round the Corner,…

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How’s Your Gratitude Training?

When I’m worried and I can’t sleep, I count my blessings instead of sheep. And I fall asleep, counting my blessings. —Bing Crosby Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. —William Arthur Ward It’s coming up on Thanksgiving, where we pause for a weekend and give thanks…

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The Route to Happiness

The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds, and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy. —Florence Scovel Shinn Duff here. Boomerangs are tricky. Those gadgets go out, and then Zip right Back where They started. If you are a Canine, it’s not a fun Game. Back and…

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