Pets

Bringing Home a Pet: The Benefits for Children and Teaching Them to Love Animals

So your kid has been pestering you to bring home a pet and you’re not sure what to do. Perhaps your kid has promised to shoulder all the responsibiliti...

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Especially When it Rains

Today a mother buried her teenage son in suburban St. Louis – after three autopsies, a city rocked with anger and protests and a country faced with its...

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From Mississippi Burning to Missouri Burning

Author’s note: This story is breaking from minute to minute. What I started out to write is turning into something completely different. I apologize if thi...

Pets, Spirituality

Find a Missing Pet – Can an Animal Communicator Help?

Miracles do happen. My friend Keddy Outlaw’s cat named Abigail went missing from her home in Houston, TX seven weeks ago. Many of us have shared Keddy&...

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The Opinionated Bitch – The Swiftboating of An American Prisoner of War

In 2004, Secretary of State John Kerry was a candidate for President of the United States. A group calling themselves Swift Vets and POWs for Truth waged a n...

Organizing Your Life

Clearing the Mind Clutter

Mind clutter is overwhelming. I’m just arriving back from a Conference with over 500 Entrepreneurs in my industry. I have to say that I was a bit nervous...

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The Opinionated Bitch – Dear Maya:

My soul is filled with a sadness I have only known since the death of one of my closest friends. Meeting you was on my bucket list, but it was ...

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The Opinionated Bitch – Dear Monica Lewinsky

Dear Monica, Hi. Carol Baker here, also known as “The Opinionated Bitch”. Don’t be put off by the nickname. It’s just what people call me because I h...

Emotional & Mental Health,...

Waiting for Life to Begin. Again.

Once I was 14, and I thought the world was over right when it was supposed to begin. I had held out for three years, waiting for help that never ...

Aging & Anti-Aging, Humor

Let My Puppies Go

Most of us were at least in diapers in the 60’s when women in great numbers started to roar.  The night skies were alight with bonfires burning…what els...

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