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Dog Talk

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When I first adopted my dog I used to joke around with friends that it was like I adopted a teenager who didn’t speak English, because I know what he wants, but have no idea what he’s saying. [ Read More ]

Where’s the Bathroom?

When I was 15, I went to Japan with my dojo. I practice a martial art called Kendo. Think Jedi Knights meets the Olympics if they were held in Tokyo. That’s Kendo. From the moment we landed, I was anxious to try out all the Japanese phrases I’d learned on the 18-hour plane ride. [ Read More ]

Note For Teacher

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My son was writing a note to his kindergarten teacher. As he was writing, he would double check the spelling of his words. [ Read More ]

I’m Trying To Work Here

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My husband and I are always encouraging our children to help around the house to “earn their keep”. After earning some pocket money by helping with a few small chores, we asked our then four-year old daughter, “What else can you do?” She replied, “I can turn the TV on.” [ Read More ]

You Are Awesome!

You Are Awesome

June 28, 2014: My Dear Secret Diary, this sign is for you and anybody else who looks at this photo. [ Read More ]

When Math Meets History Meets… The Field Trip Chaperone

When I was in third grade my class went on a bunch of field trips. Honestly, I’m not sure how they were justified. For example, we were studying the rainforest and so we went to The Rainforest Café. [ Read More ]

Hot Guy Tears [VIDEO]

hot guy

Leah tells the story of when she had to interview a potential intern but was so floored by his looks she began to cry. [ Read More ]

Robin Hood Pays the Cable Bill

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March 15, 2014– My Dearest Secret Diary.  Shrink Shake, an esteemed member of the Smiles For All Board of Amusement, shared this most unusual dream with me: [ Read More ]

How A Little Girl Added Color To My Life

little girl

I had signed up to be a school volunteer and was helping a six-year-old girl with her homework. But it turned out I was the one in need of help. [ Read More ]

Coffee and Caffeine: A Duel to the Death

coffee

How is your coffee dependency? If it’s a bit of a struggle, this is the story for you. [ Read More ]

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