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A Dogs Purpose - according to a 6 yr old.
Saturday, November 26, 2011      1 comments

A Dog's Purpose (from a 6-year-old) Being a veterinarian, I had been called to examine a ten-year-old Irish Wolfhound named Belker. The dog's owners, Ron, his wife, Lisa, and their little boy, Shane, were all very attached to Belker, and th... Read more
Calorie-Burning Activities LOL!
Friday, November 25, 2011      3 comments

Calorie-burning activities Proper weight control cannot be attained by dieting alone; however, many people who are engaged in sedentary occupations do not realize that calories can be burned by the hundreds by engaging in strenuous activities ... Read more
A Story about Getting Untangled
Friday, November 25, 2011      2 comments

A female humpback whale had become entangled in a spider web of crab traps and lines. She was weighed down by hundreds of pounds of traps that caused her to struggle to stay afloat. She also had hundreds of yards of line rope wrapped around h... Read more
The Most Beautiful Flower
Wednesday, November 23, 2011      1 comments

The Most Beautiful Flower The park bench was deserted as I sat down to read Beneath the long, straggly branches of an old willow tree. Disillusioned by life with good reason to frown, For the world was intent on dragging me down. A... Read more
Benefits of Struggling
Monday, November 21, 2011      5 comments

Benefits of Struggling A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared, he sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to force its body through that little hole. Then it seemed to stop making any p... Read more
Sunday, November 20, 2011      1 comments

This one made me cry. I hope you enjoy it as well. Mary and her husband Jim had a dog named 'Lucky.' Lucky was a real character. Whenever Mary and Jim had company come for a weekend visit they would warn their friends to not leave ... Read more
Happiness is a Voyage
Saturday, November 19, 2011      5 comments

Happiness is a Voyage Author: Unknown We convince ourselves that life will be better once we are married, have a baby, then another. Then we get frustrated because our children are not old enough, and that all will be well when they... Read more
The World According to Student Bloopers
Friday, November 18, 2011      1 comments

The World According to Student Bloopers *One of the fringe benefits of being an English or History teacher is receiving the occasional jewel of a student blooper in an essay. I have pasted together the following "history" of the world from ce... Read more
Thursday, November 17, 2011      4 comments

Change A little girl went to her bedroom and pulled a glass jelly jar from its hiding place in the closet. She poured the change out on the floor and counted it carefully. Three times, even. The total had to be exactly perfect. No chance here ... Read more
Five Great Lessons
Wednesday, November 16, 2011      4 comments

It really brightens my day as I search for something beautiful to share with you. Thank you for stopping by to read these stories. Five Great Lessons 1 - Most Important Lesson During my second month of college, our professor gav... Read more
Where our priorities lie
Tuesday, November 15, 2011      2 comments

*WARNING*TEARS APPROACHING*WARNING* A man came home from work late, tired and irritated, to find his 5-year old son waiting for him at the door. SON: "Daddy, may I ask you a question?" DAD: "Yeah sure, what is it?" SON: "D... Read more
The Puppy
Monday, November 14, 2011      6 comments

The Puppy A store owner was tacking a sign above his door that read "Puppies for Sale." The signs have a way of attracting children. Soon a little boy appeared at the sign and asked, "How much are you gonna sell those puppies for?" ... Read more
A Story of Love and Persercerance
Sunday, November 13, 2011      7 comments

This is a beautiful and touching story of love and perseverance. Well worth the read. At the prodding of my friends I am writing this story. My name is Mildred Honor and I am a former elementary school music teacher from DesMoines , Iow... Read more
What you Scatter
Sunday, November 13, 2011      3 comments

My best girlfriend emails me lovely stories quite often and I had to share this one: IT'S WHAT YOU SCATTER I was at the corner grocery store buying some early potatoes... I noticed a small boy, delicate of bone and feature, ragged b... Read more
Saving Lives and Setting the World on Fire
Wednesday, October 12, 2011      6 comments

Do you realize that just by living a healthy and active lifestyle you have the potential to bring about life-altering changes in other people - usually without even realizing it. Someone will see you making healthy choices - whether it's health... Read more

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