People understand that we’re all human and occasionally make mistakes. Sorry only paves the way for us to remind each other how important we are to one another.
Archives for April 2012
Crossing over to positive training can be frustrating. Abandoning old techniques for new is uncomfortable. Especially when you aren’t good at the new stuff. Dog trainer Eric Brad has found that sticking with positive training is well worth the effort for the rewards that come later!
Today let’s talk about excitement. Have you ever felt like you needed thrills to keep your adrenalin pumping? Actually needed the rush?
At some point you may find yourself in a situation where you have to speak in public. What to do? Authors Dan L. Hays, Lorne Daniel and I present a few ideas that will be helpful to you on such a day.
When I first exposed my dream to family and friends I was asked several question which I can sum up into just one – “Why can’t I get my humanitarian dosage here, at home?”
Donning my mask and snorkel – a sight that draws guffaws from my family who are too intimidated to join me – I jump in and swim with small fish at the opening of the aquifer. But I dare not get too close – looking down the throat of a black, underwater cave undoes my courage.
“Electrostimulus” collars or eCollars (sometimes called Shock Collars) are one of the modern tools for dog training. Positive trainer Eric Brad looks at the top 5 reasons to consider using one with your dog!
Having arrived in Canada as a landed immigrant four years ago, Author Tess Wixted reflects on the gifts she’s found in her new country, her new home.
If you can build a fire in your backyard fire pit, or have your favorite nature-loving camper pal to do it for you, you’ve got the beginnings of a magical meal to be shared outdoors with a bunch of your best friends.
2/12Gonna walk to my meeting. Gonna listen to Gordon Lightfoot. Early morning rain, big steel rails, Canada when I was young and so was love…gonna walk slow and steady, gonna drift along the floodin’ river, gonna let the rain wash my hair and the music carry the memories. Gonna get a workout, and maybe some […]