I never thought I'd say this, but bringing a puppy into the home seems almost as complicated as bringing home a baby human. Almost. But not quite.
Weakness is walking away from people who need help. It’s hard to stop, and harder still to know what to say, or do. I'm ashamed to admit having walked away.
Those of us who work out of the home are forced to share a bathroom with colleagues. These are rarely places in which we feel inspired.
It usually starts with heavy breathing, but if you wait long enough, you’ll be rewarded by a few tremulous and stuttered words. By eight years of age, children should be able to facilitate their own playdates. To do so, however, requires endless amounts of coaxing, encouragement and lessons on that old-fashioned machine called the telephone.…