Family Dog Saves Boy with Down Syndrome

The Duffy family in Northern Ireland had to buy their two-year-old dog Teddy a new ID tag after they renamed her “Super Teddy.” What earned her the new name? Twice in as many months, Teddy acted like a hero for … Continue reading

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Our First Vacation as a Family of Four

We returned from our annual Arizona trip a few days ago, and although I had a different post scheduled for today, my brain is admittedly still in vacation mode – to the point that I bumped the other post so … Continue reading

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Our 2015 Family Holiday Cards (Designed, Sent, Done!)

As you guys know, I design greeting cards on the side, which includes a yearly collection of holiday cards. And while I do continue to give these cards out to friends and family each year, I decided that I wanted … Continue reading

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Family Day

It was Family Day yesterday so we got up early and went off to the cold frozen beach.  We had a pretty good time.  Lacey especially had a blast running around like crazy! This is the moment Coulee realized that … Continue reading

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GOLDEN RETRIEVER REUNITED WITH FAMILY AFTER TWO YEARS IN WILDERNESS

Murphy the Golden Retriever is happily basking in her family’s love and attention after spending two years lost in the wilderness. According to Today.com, nearly two years ago, Erin and Nathan Braun were on a camping trip in Tahoe National … Continue reading

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My dad’s famous family recipe for catfish

This is the first and probably only recipe I will ever post. It became an important recipe in my family even though no one actually prepared it. When I was growing up in Indiana my grandfather had a pond on … Continue reading

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Killing the “Family Guy” Dog: Boneheaded or Brilliant?

We comics geeks have — or rather had — this informal rule about superhero death called “The Bucky Clause.” In comics, no one stays dead except Captain America’s WWII sidekick Bucky, Spider-Man’s beloved Uncle Ben, and Jason Todd, the second … Continue reading

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Family Dogs

Allow me to brag just a little. I spent this past weekend visiting my sister and brothers in Fairfield and Greenhills, Ohio (two small suburbs of Cincinnati), so I wanted to introduce you to our family’s dogs. First up is … Continue reading

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Russian family keeps pet fishing cat

This Russian family has a pet fishing cat. To keep it entertained and obviously well-fed, they allow it to catch catfish in the bathtub and pluck whole chickens in the living room. Judging from the pics, I don’t think you … Continue reading

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