Mr. Miller

The soft green grass under my feet was still wet from the morning rain. I did not plan on walking barefoot when I opened my car door and stepped to the back retreving the flowers I had cut from my yard earlier when I woke. As a matter of fact I don’t remember making the […]

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June 16th, 2013 by dogl2324

Having my say….

This blog post deals with the issue of BMI (body mass index) measuring in schools and making that number  the focal point of labeling kids. My dear friend Michele Hays who is an amazing writer/chef /food enthusiast which also extends to food policy and politics, as well as  food education, brings up the BMI topic […]

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June 12th, 2013 by dogl2324

Those three little words.

Jessica sent me a message asking if I would do a bike ride with her , and I said yes. Despite having a crazy upcoming  week, and an evening work event to attend after the ride, I could not resist, plus we always have a blast doing these events. I have become a little addicted […]

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June 10th, 2013 by dogl2324

Root, root, root…..

The over-sized envelope was waiting for me on the counter when I came home from work. I smiled at the return address, if there is one thing that continues to amaze me it’s the people I have met and continue to meet along the way on this dog-lbs journey. Jean reached out to me fairly […]

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June 5th, 2013 by dogl2324

Kind of lesson planning.

As I left work walking across the jagged cobblestone street to Washington Park where the small farmers market was set up, my refection of the day was anything but kind. I waited, and waited, seeking something to write about today something inspirational about kindness and giving, but there seemed such sadness in my day. I […]

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June 3rd, 2013 by dogl2324

The art of hello.

As a little kid sitting in the dreaded Dr.’s office, generally with my Dad waiting to be called back knowing they were going to weigh me, knowing  I was going to get in trouble for weighing too much (and for biting my nails down to the quick), I sat with nervous anticipation. My eyes shifting […]

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June 2nd, 2013 by dogl2324