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Brody bits... we're back in service
Monday, June 07, 2021      6 comments

Hi everyone! Brody here... Mom says this Sparky place is going away and lots of people are sad about it. So I thought I would share happy news! You might remember that my last message shared sad news that my big brother, Riley, and I ha... Read more
It was a Murphy's Law Week
Saturday, May 08, 2021      12 comments

When I am being totally honest with myself, I admit that some of my strengths sometimes turn into liabilities. I am self-professed (over)planner, (over)thinker, and (reformed?) perfectionist. An accumulation of things this week ended up sendi... Read more
Mowing season begins... not
Sunday, April 18, 2021      10 comments

It seems I have a little bit of time on my hands this afternoon so I'm going to write a (short) blog about... you guessed it... mowing the lawn. You are probably reading this because a) like me, you enjoy mowing your lawn and are happy when the... Read more
Spring cleaning
Monday, April 12, 2021      8 comments

About this time of year many people choose to do a thorough cleaning of their homes and outdoor spaces. And why not? There are a variety of motivators all coming together at the same time: a fresh new season, the start of a new week, and, hope... Read more
A special early Spring morning
Sunday, April 11, 2021      8 comments

Early spring, early morning Up and out early to get in a walk before much anticipated rain. There’s a bright raspberry streak in the East warning the sailors to stay home today. Shed my jacket after one block due to the unexpected warmth ... Read more
One, two, skip a few
Saturday, April 10, 2021      7 comments

The first time I ever heard that rhyme was when my niece came running up to me one day and declared that she could count to 100. I don't remember h... Read more
Working on that positive attitude
Monday, March 29, 2021      13 comments

emoticon Tracking... nope, did not track this weekend but I think my intake was pretty reasonable. Weekend treat:... Read more
Dealing with pandemic inertia the SP way!
Friday, March 26, 2021      11 comments

Day #7 of the new leaf Tracking and walking - emoticon We are weather-dependent again but got in two shor... Read more
On being your own adovcate
Wednesday, March 24, 2021      10 comments

Reporting in for Days 4 & 5 ... emoticon Tracking - filled out and within range ... Read more
Beautiful Monday - Day 3
Monday, March 22, 2021      7 comments

Sitting with my cup of coffee in a sunny window soaking it up - probably no health benefits other than psychological but that's important! As announced in previous blog, I turned over (another) new leaf on the first day of Spring. The new leaf... Read more
New season... new leaf!
Saturday, March 20, 2021      8 comments

Like so many of you, I have been anxiously waiting for Spring for so many reasons - particularly this year. It's a long list but I am ready for a n... Read more
Brody bits... update
Thursday, November 05, 2020      15 comments

Hi everyone! Remember me?? Mom has been telling me I should post an update so here it is. Riley and I are now "retired" from our jobs as therapy dogs. It goes way back to September, 2019 - just as I was getting started on my visits with our... Read more
Brody bits... we're going to summer school!
Wednesday, June 26, 2019      11 comments

Within minutes of finishing up my last report (you remember the one where I moaned about the long quiet summer ahead without my scheduled visits???), "Mom" changed the plan... But first, in case you didn't already know (and because someone... Read more
Brody bits... school's out for summer
Saturday, June 22, 2019      10 comments

By popular demand... I'm back!! (ok... maybe just one request - this one's for you LOSEDAPOUNDS) Just kickin' back here waiting for some of that summer-like weather (that Mom keeps whining about) to appear. Me? I kinda like it on ... Read more
My least favorite part of winter
Saturday, February 16, 2019      13 comments

… is the ice. I know for a fact that I am not the only person who has slipped and fallen on this week’s ice. Thank... Read more

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