Pet Women Weekly – I couldn’t be more sincere!

Dear  Pet Lover, My mastermind buddy Kevin, the last time we were together, mentioned something I’ve mulled over quite a bit. He said, “Shawna, you are the only person I know who can tell so many different people you adore them, and mean it completely every time.” I asked, “What are you trying to tell […]

Pet Women Weekly – Red, White and Booze

Dear Pet Lover, What’s Your Tradition?   Yesterday, on the 4th of July you would have found me in a camp chair alongside the road in St. Paul, Oregon for a good old fashioned small town parade. You can’t get more American than that in my mind. Horses, farm machinery, all the rodeo queens from […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Are you living memorably?

Dear Pet Lover, Are you living memorably? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… How do you want to be remembered? Are you acting in a way to make those memories? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not figures on a dial. We should count time by […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! What are you looking for?

Dear Pet Lover, What are you looking for when you look at others?   What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… What would happen this week if you looked only for the good in everyone you meet? Can you do that now?   A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “For beautiful eyes, look for the good […]

Pet Women Weekly – Do You Want to be Remembered?

 Dear Pet Lover, What is Memorial Day For?   This coming weekend most of us, in America will be enjoying a 3 day holiday. And it’s interesting to me that most of us don’t know or care why. So that got me thinking and Googling… Here’s some info you might find as interesting as I […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Question everything?

Dear Pet Lover, Question everything?  What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Are you asking yourself good questions? Do the questions you ask – begin with how or why? (How is better.) A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “It is not every question which deserves an answer.” ~Publilius Syrus (Roman author, 1st century B.C.)     […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Do your habits support you?

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Do your habits support you? Dear Pet Lover, Do your habits support you? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Can you begin today what you wish to be tomorrow? What habit can you add or what habit can you drop this week? Like the habit […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! How happy are you?

Dear Pet Lover, How happy are you? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… If you’re not happy with what you have, how could you be happier with more? What are you most happy with now? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Are you playing it too safe?

Dear Pet Lover, Are you playing it too safe? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Is it really always better to be safe than sorry? Are you playing something too safe and how can you think about it differently? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “After all these years, I am still involved in […]

Pet Women Weekly – I’m Sorry for the Inconvenience!

Dear Pet Lover, Can only one experience ruin an entire brand? The man behind me on the shuttle bus was tired, dirty, he had been visiting his son for a week in Oregon and hadn’t realized he would be roughing it in a tent. Our conversation started as I boarded the bus, saying to the […]