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Leftover Chocolates and Other Things Dogs Shouldn't Eat

Leftover Chocolates and Other Things Dogs Shouldn't Eat

Some dogs (and people) will eat whatever gets put in front of them. I had heard that you should never ever feed a dog chocolate, but I wasn't sure why. I happened to be thinking about post Valentine's Day chocolate sales and for some reason began wondering about the dog connection. I did a little research to find out why chocolate was bad for them and discovered more things that might also be harmful.

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Why Community Acupuncture is Bomb Diggity

Why Community Acupuncture is Bomb Diggity

Guest post by Lauren Breau, L.Ac., acupuncturist at Wildwood Community Acupuncture

Before I tell you all about community acupuncture and convince you that you should come in and give it a whirl, I have a couple of quick questions for you.

When Your Spirits Need Lifting, Turn to Your Friends

When Your Spirits Need Lifting, Turn to Your Friends

I've been in a funk lately.

Maybe I'm tired of winter. Maybe I've got a few too many things on my plate. Maybe I need a vacation.

Probably all of the above.

For the Love of Art and Family

For the Love of Art and Family

I said I was going to write some posts over the winter holidays for my art student blog mylatestart, but I didn't. I had good intentions. You know where that often leads!

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The Maine Top Ten!

The Maine Top Ten!

It's been quite a journey so far, but we panelists for the Maine Readers' Choice Award have whittled the list down to the Top Ten.

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Hosting a Super Bowl Party? How Not to Make Your Guests Sick!

Hosting a Super Bowl Party? How Not to Make Your Guests Sick!

The Super Bowl. The most important game of the season and supposedly the most watched annual television program in the United States. Some people think Super Bowl Sunday should be declared a national holiday.

As for the amount of food people eat while watching the game — it’s a lot! Super Bowl Sunday comes in second for food consumption after Thanksgiving. Read more ...

 

Funny Stories About Forgetting. It's Good to Laugh.

Funny Stories About Forgetting. It's Good to Laugh.

Recently, I wrote about a memory test you can take if you worried about forgetting things.

The topic must have struck a nerve, because it generated quite a few comments on social media.