Category Archives: Good Karma Alert

Fees Waived for Ruby & Tye

I have two dogs to feature today, Ruby and Tye. Both of them have their adoption fees waived and are playful hound mixes.  Ruby, female, and Tye, male, are up to date on their vaccines and ready for new homes. All … Continue reading

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Milo is All Smiles

Milo is my shelter dog of the week. A male Papillon mix, Milo is up to date on his vaccines and ready for a new home. All of the dogs available at New Beginnings receive microchipping​, deworming, monthly heartworm preventative, vaccines​, wellness … Continue reading

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Cookies & Cream for Sweet Snuggles

Cookies & Cream is my shelter dog of the week. Possibly a Border Collie mix, don’t let this little boy’s mystery genetics cause you pause. This fluffy bundle is ready for love. All of the dogs available at New Beginnings receive microchipping​, deworming, monthly … Continue reading

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Tye This One On

Tye is my shelter dog of the week. A male hound mix, he is known for being friendly and loving. According to New Beginning’s website, “He enjoys the outdoors and loves to water ski.“ All of the dogs available at New Beginnings receive … Continue reading

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Book Burning in Bluewater Bay

When January ended, so did the life of three of the little libraries in Bluewater Bay. Began by Debbie Stretch, the libraries were stocked with donated free books. Anyone was welcome to take or leave a book at the little libraries. … Continue reading

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Ruby is a Treasure!

Ruby is my shelter dog of the week. A female hound mix, she is known for being super friendly and generous with her toys. According to New Beginning’s website, “She loves to hang out with her puppy friends and enjoys welcoming new ones … Continue reading

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Turtle Warnings

I’ve been seeing the turtles back out on my runs and so it’s time to dust off and repost my annual watch-out-for-turtles poem. Please beware these guys on the road—they are terrible pedestrians and just step out without looking. It’s up … Continue reading

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Just watched Food, Inc.

We just finished watching Food, Inc., an independently produced film that shows how our food industry is playing us for fools. A lot of this was old news for us personally—the industrialized meat industry is atrocious, the chemicals they pump … Continue reading

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Real dolls for real girls

I applaud Sonia Singh for bringing true beauty back to dolls. We tell our girls that looks are only skin deep and that their true value lies within them, but the toy markets push a different message. Not only do … Continue reading

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I see the Lites!

I know it’s Christmas when I see the Lite. I’m referring to Christmas Lites, of course, a gorgeous collection compiled by editor Amy Eye and the fifth anthology in the Christmas Lites series. You can purchase it here. All Christmas Lites books support … Continue reading

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