Pets, like their owners, tend to expand a little over the Christmas period. —Fanny Wright Duff here. I’m still getting past my Thanksgiving gorging. And here comes Christmas, like a Freight Train, bringing more munchies and Goodies. Since I am a True Chow Hound, I’m ready for almost anything. Well, except Green Peas. If served,…

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Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration; the rest of us just get up and go to work. —Stephen King Duff here. Can You imagine being an Amateur at anything? I suspect when We were younger We were all in that Place of Learning. For that very Reason, I love to be around Babies. They coo.…

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Who would we be without our friends? From early on, they teach us the ropes. They give us building blocks for learning how to give and love, face life’s ups and downs, and how to laugh at silly stuff. They help us celebrate life and mourn losses. Find tactful ways to bridge differences. Create more…

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Duff here. It’s been a slow Slog for email connections in these Parts. The Program Mom used for many years stopped. Gave up the Ghost. Vamoosed. Froze. She talked with Many Techs from the server and made new Friends, but it was to no Avail. Not unstuck at all. So Mom is now on a…

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Today is My Birthday! And what a delightful Occasion it is, complete with Singing, New Toys and of course, a Hamburger. I want to invite You to join in the Festivities and have a Burger too, from the Comfort of Your Own Home. And if You would, wish Me a Happy Birthday on My Special…

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Petting, scratching, and cuddling a dog could be as soothing to the mind and heart as deep meditation and almost as good for the soul as prayer. —Dean Koontz Duff here. Newsflash for Those Not in the Know: Petting a Dog is Good for Your Heart And Your health. Your mind and Your Soul. Mom…

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Duff here. I got bored the other Day. Yes, even I, The Duff, can get bored when it feels like Groundhog Day. The same old thing, over and over again. So I thought I’d spice up Our Lives with something Different. That’s living unstuck. It went like this: With Me in the Lead, Mom and…

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