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I love phrases that mean something can be misread. I doubt anyone actually thinks I turned Rojo into a scarf, but you would be surprised at how many people are embarrassed to tell me they own an alpaca sweater - people sincerely believe you have to kill llamas and alpacas for their hair! I love even more that they think they're going to offend me and yet they still follow through with telling me they own something they think is out of dead alpaca. This happens often. I like to congratulate them on owning something so lovely and one-up their concerns...

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For those of you who have a deep desire to someday publish your own book, here was the research I found while going through this process. Please keep in mind, this is all from my research, it may not be accurate as I can only speak with 100% certainty the path I actually went down (i.e. publishing through Mascot Books). Do your own research for your own path. I knew that with Rojo's fanbase, there would be a market already in place for my book so I sought out information pertaining to sell with confidence my product. Ask yourself your...

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Original Post Date: November 19th, 2015 Do you ever just feel like disappearing for like… a week? I feel like there is too much going on and I just want to disappear. Or sleep. If I could just sleep for an ENTIRE day… that would be nice. Two nights ago I typed up a very mopy blog full of how overwhelmed and drained of energy I am. Not feeling fully satisfied with it, I saved it to take a look at it later. I feel like everyone who does anything on social media only puts their best self out there,...

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Original Post Date: November 4th, 2015 Many people don’t know the human-side of what we do as a pet-therapy team. That is what is so wonderful about this blog. For once, people can hear about our side of these stories vs. the animal’s. Today was Serendipity day! Serendipity day is when we go down to Serendipity Center, an integrated school for youth who cannot be placed in public schools. Their mission: “to provide a safe learning environment in which the emotional, behavioral, and academic needs of students are met through individualized support services.” We have been taking Rojo to Serendipity Center...

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