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Wild About Wilder

With love and all due respect to the homo sapiens in my life, I must acknowledge that Gene Wilder is my best, favorite and just a-smidgeon-short-of-being-perfect, boyfriend. Self-sufficient, extrem…


Kitty Play Dates

Is it just me, or do any of you hate the term "play date"? Whatever happened to Johnny going over to Timmy's to hang out? Or how about a kid showing up at your front door asking if Sarah can come out …


Pets and Broken Hearts

Often, the only way into a heart is that it be broken first. This wise statement is from a book written by a dear friend of mine, Patrice Rancour, called Tales From The Pager Chronicles (published …


The Healing of Unconditional Love

Researching and co-writing Through A Dog's Ear: Using Sound to Improve the Health & Behavior of Your Canine Companion was a true gift. I now understand the benefit of a healthy sonic environment f…


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Laura B.

Laura is a Care2 Causes Senior Editor. She graduated from Pitzer College with Honors in English and World Literature and a minor in Music. She’s... more

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Wonderful article....its something we should all be mindful of: appreciate or dogs!!

Agree mostly with Kamia T again. Unless one lives in an area where the quality of light is quite …

Wonderful article, thanks. As a musician I can truly say I couldn't live without my music! I don't…

I had a container garden that grew amazing...considering it's my first year at It.