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The ABCDs of Being Water Safe

This is the third and final part of my series for May is National Water Safety Month. Memorial Day Weekend in the United States heralds in the summer season. This three-day holiday weekend kicks off warm temperatures, family outings, BBQs, and of course, swimming and water recreation. Memorial Day Weekend also brings an increased risk …

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Weekend Coffee Share: Where is Your Joy?

If we were having coffee on this rainy Sunday, I would share that “Joy” is the theme of the third week of Advent. We are getting a nice winter blast of snow in the Sierras making it cold here in the valley, so be sure to get a nice, piping-hot beverage while we chat. I …

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Boundaries of Leisure Provide Joy

Boundaries Fences around swimming pools provide security from the outside world, and ensure safety both inside and outside the fence. For dogs who get to swim once a year in a public swimming pool, the boundaries of a fence exist to provide a joy that knows no bounds! The lines are painted onto the bottom …

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