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Dear Alex…

Dear Alex, Today snuck up on me. Well, maybe not exactly. Lately all the passing days of the week are tied to tasks and deadlines. But yesterday I was scrolling through your daddy’s phone and saw a picture he took of me at a James Taylor concert, which took place a few years ago “Alex Day.” As soon as I laid eyes on it a tear rolled down my check because I knew today was Alex Day again. How could…

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Missing you… Still and always…. ?>

Missing you… Still and always….

Dear Alex, Do you know what today is? I’m being silly. Of course you do. How could you not. Four years ago today you left us. You ran to the rainbow bridge an your hurting stopped. You knew it was time.  you told me and your dad.  LOUDLY.  We didn’t want to listen at first, but we hated to see you suffer.  You were such a strong tough man.  You fought a good fight, right until the end. You changed…

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All you need is love… ?>

All you need is love…

Two years ago today, in a kill shelter in Brooklyn, a beautiful orange cat gave birth to five gorgeous babies – two boys and three girls.  This little family of six was doomed.  They were destined to die… I cry when I think about it.  How heartbreaking that these beautiful, tiny kittens didn’t have a chance for survival?  They didn’t have an opportunity to give or receive love.  Their only crime was being born…   But fortunately for them, they…

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Rescued is my favorite breed ?>

Rescued is my favorite breed

The other day I received an email from my friends at Purina telling me about an event they are hosting, Purina Paws for a Cause.  They are donating at a total of $50,000 away to the top three pet-loving charities – Dogs on Deployment, North Shore Animal League and Adopt A Pet.  They asked for my help to spread the word and as soon as I read the email my eyes filled with tears because one of the charities hit…

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