Note: This contains some politically-oriented stuff, and my point of view. While well thought-out comments of any point of view welcome -- as I am quite open-minded -- trolls will be summarily deleted.Happiness and compassion
7 More Reasons People Love dogs from Life with 5 dogs. My favorites:
- A dog will make a fool of himself simply for the joy of seeing you laugh.
- A dog is content to get up on your bed just to warm your feet. And you can put him on the floor when he snores.
- A dog never criticizes your job, and he doesn’t care if you are pretty or ugly, fat or thin, young or old. He behaves as if every word you say is brilliant, and he loves you unconditionally - perpetually.
The day he kicked me out of the house -- Booyah's Momma gets kicked out of the house. But -- don't worry. It's all good. :)
Stuff that gets me riled up
Ten-year-old from my hometown falls off playground equipment and has to get stitches. Do you think grandma chalks it up to this young boy being rambunctious? Nope. Clearly the playground is unsafe. Even though she says her grandson wants to grow up to be a stuntman!
Why Working Mothers Fall Behind -- I'll just quote from the article rather than grumble...
Daddy talks about boobs. Tee hee. No, really. He's got some great things to say about the breastfeeding wars!
"New data shows that, despite feminists' best efforts, women have still failed to reach equality in the job market -- to an extent. While women without children are holding their own against men, those who have children continue to fall behind."
Cylon Moose from the Blue Moose Tavern (Lake George, NY)
Video of a massive storm approaching a beach in Finland
You really have to watch this storm roll in.
Because I can't resist
from fellow blogger Live and Love ... out Loud!
Do you want to see my pussy?
These ladies knew how to work a crowd. Those poor kittens.