day : 11/03/2016 4 results

Adorable Adoptables

Hi! I'm Merlot and I am a 1 year old terrier mix who is ready to find a home to call my own. I am not your average gal as I am special-I am deaf!!!  I was lucky enough to find a special foster family who has experience with deaf dogs and they are teaching me hand signals so I can communicate with them without hearing them. I'm doing great as I have already learned to sit, stay, down, and come just from hand signals!!! I am an active girl who loves to play, especially with my canine ...

Why- Silent or Verbal

Why – Silent or Verbal Who, what, where, and when are not as important as “why.” When working with people, we could enhance any interaction when we think “why.” Why someone says what they say or does what they do can often shed much light on the real circumstances of how people react to stimulus like questions, actions, or even opportunities. In any situation, we have the option to react or respond. It’s one of the things that separates us from the animals as we carefully ...

LET’S DISH! Let’s Talk About SLOPPY JOES

By: MaryAnn Miano What could be more ideal than an imperfect sandwich that you can “slop” together with easy ingredients and have emerge a mess that tastes perfect? As part of our old-school traditional American dishes, a Sloppy Joe easily fulfills our need for simple-to-prepare foods, with the end result a creation for happily fulfilled taste buds. Most of us remember Sloppy Joes being served in our school cafeterias or being prepared by our busy mom or dad. They are part of the ...

DAY TRIP: INDOOR WATER PARKS

By: Joanne Colella It’s March, that month of the year that often comes in like a lion and, hopefully, goes out like a lamb. For the winter-weary among us, it is the time when spring fever starts to set in as we longingly await the warmer months. It is far too soon to enjoy any local beaches or pools, and tropical travels are not always doable. What is one to do, then, to scratch that summertime itch while the March winds continue to howl, yet still stay within an easy driving distance from ...