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 […]

Pet Women Weekly – Are You Rightsizing Your Life?

Dear Pet Lover, How do you keep things in order?  It’s the end of May – 5 months flew by in 2017 and now it’s spring and some people do spring cleaning, how about you?  The 3rd virtue from Benjamin’s 13 Virtues is about order. And what is order expect this – from Benjamin: Order: […]

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! Are you taking care of you?

Dear Pet Lover, Are you taking care of you? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Are you taking good care of the body you have? What can you do to be nicer to yourself this week? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best […]

Pet Women Weekly – Will You Practice Self-Restraint?

Dear Pet Lover, It’s a Temperance Week! We are embarking on Benjamin Franklin’s 13 Virtues for the accountability group I lead, Monday through Friday at 5:15 AM – yes, you read that right, 5:15 AM. One reason these leaders get up so early is because they seek to accomplish more, become more, experience more than […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Are you looking out for beauty?

Dear Pet Lover, Are you looking out for beauty? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself…   What makes something beautiful? Can you see it now and if not, can you add something beautiful to your environment this week? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote:   “For every beauty, there is an eye somewhere to […]

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 […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Ready to do the impossible?

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Ready to do the impossible? Dear Pet Lover, Ready to do the impossible? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself…   Where do you draw the line between possible and impossible? Can you attempt the impossible this week?    A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “If you believe […]

Pet Women Weekly – How to Maximize Your Energy!

Dear Pet Lover, Energy is Invisible Determination Here is a quote I dig from Sir Thomas Buxton:    Now, the quote is old, so using the word, MAN is understandable – however, think in terms of Human please so it connects to your core.  When he mentions, invisible determination, a purpose once formed and then […]