Month: February 2015

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Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

February 23rd is National Dog Biscuit Day (also known as International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day). Dog biscuits did not exist until the mid-1800’s, when American James visited England and saw hungry, stray dogs scavenging for leftover food. He developed a cake-like biscuit made from meat, grains and vegetables called “Meat …
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The Coach Approach

This weekend, I went bowling with a group I belong to. This was my first time bowling in fifteen years and maybe the fifth time in my life. I’m “proud” to report that I got the lowest score on our team for both games (low 60’s). Go me! My scores …
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The Wedding Ringer

Valentine’s Day was last weekend, so it was time to see a romantic comedy. I’ve seen many wedding movies, although most of them involved sleazy, argumentative bridesmaids. The Wedding Ringer is about Doug Harris, an overweight, social awkward guy, who is engaged to a beautiful, self-centered socialite with seven bridesmaids. …
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Wearing your heart on your sleeve

The “wearing your heart on your sleeve” expression comes from the Middle Ages and refers to people who express their emotions freely and openly. Emperor Claudius II believed unattached men made better soldiers so he declared marriage illegal. Once a year, during a Roman festival honoring Juno, men drew names …