How To Call a Cat Vs. How to Call a Dog

How To Call a Cat Vs. How to Call a Dog

Cats aren’t just little dogs. That’s something dog people innately know, but still, we tend to approach them as if they are. Have you ever seen a dog-person trying to call a cat towards them? It’s awkward for anyone watching and irritates the...
Welcome from Dakota

Welcome from Dakota

Hi! Thank you for stopping by my website!  I’m the author of Endangered Species Superheroes and the Liz & Toby Adventures.  Something you’ll probably notice as you read my books is that I love animals! When I was young, I used to dress up like the...
My Challenge – Go Plastics Free on a 5-Day Trip

My Challenge – Go Plastics Free on a 5-Day Trip

I Tried to Go Plastics-Free On a 5-Day Trip Wins, Losses and Those Damn Plastic Straws The Challenge I recently detailed a cross-country trip that opened my eyes to how difficult it is to travel and be environmentally-friendly. Two weeks later, armed with more...
Confessions of a Conflicted Traveler

Confessions of a Conflicted Traveler

My wife, Vicki, and I recently took a 2-week trip back east to visit her parents and see some historic sites.  Vicki had long wanted to take me on a cross-country train trip, so we decided to indulge and take the train back, after flying out.  We had a private...
Incensed by Idiots? Gaining Insight and Peace

Incensed by Idiots? Gaining Insight and Peace

How do you feel when you read about endangered animals being killed for parts? I love animals — sometimes more than people. No matter the size or shape — they are amazing, majestic, interesting — they are all special just because they exist. When I hear about another...
Easy Ways to Start Going Green

Easy Ways to Start Going Green

In this Medium.com article I explain some really simple ways to get started living in a more environmentally-friendly way. If you are already on your way, there are some tips for upping your game....