Blue Bird Landing

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Post-college graduation was a strange time… [ Read More ]

Angry Birds in Real Life

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To me, this looks like the enemy pig from the game Angry Birds. Brilliant idea to whoever put those eyes and nose on this tree. [ Read More ]

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 ]

Hamster Troubles

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Abram’s nephew wrote him a letter asking for advice on buying the right hamster. Abram, being a hamster-expert, tried to guide his nephew the best he can. [ Read More ]

Bubble’s Favorite Snack [PODCAST]

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Pia tells the story of taking her dog, Bubbles, to the vet for an operation. He’s not supposed to eat after the procedure (but Bubbles finds a way!). [ Read More ]

Phone For the Dog

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New house around the block. It was amazing that the dog had his own phone. [ Read More ]

Questions About Dinosaurs

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Fermin, our trip valet, was born and raised in the area and knows a great deal about everything where we were staying. We asked him many questions, but then my grandson, who is four, decided he had to know something, too. [ Read More ]

King Kong Runaway Lobster

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The following story is true, but no names were changed to protect either the innocent or the guilty, since the subject of this tale is a 30-pound South African lobster we will call Mikey. [ Read More ]

Trespass Turtle

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We were at church. We found this guy not abiding by the rules. I’ve kept silent about the turtle until now. [ Read More ]

Everyone’s Soft Spot for Cats [PODCAST]

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Pia tells the story of having to sneak the family cat into a hotel. Did their scheme go as planned? Or were they caught red-handed? [ Read More ]