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Pork Rinds for the Super Bowl!

January 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Disability

Most of the world knows February 3, 2013 as Super Bowl Sunday (or for those companies that don’t want to pay a licensing fee, “The Big Game Sunday”). Last year, Rudolph Foods, the world’s largest pork rind manufacturer, did something clever. They proclaimed that  Super Bowl Sunday would be “Pork Rind Appreciation Day“. I admit […]

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Book of Dog Photography and Quotes

November 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Animal Causes, Disability

Dogphoria is by far one of the coolest books I’ve read all year. It makes a fabulous holiday present for any dog lover in your life. The book itself is beautiful to look at; it’s about 7 inches by 10 inches and maybe half an inch thick. It’s a hardcover book with an oh-so-adorable picture […]

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My Ride for the Guided Dog Foundation and America's VetDogs 2012

September 20th, 2012 · No Comments · Disability

Well, as I said I’d do a few posts ago, this past Sunday I had the very great pleasure of driving out to Smithtown, New York on Long Island with my fiance Lisa and her brother Jack. That’s where the headquarters of the Guide Dog Foundation and America’s VetDogs is. If you know what a […]

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Support the Guided Dog Foundation…and a 43 year old who's trying to pretend to be a 21 year old

September 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Animal Causes, Disability, Veterans and Military

Well, the last two posts have been on somewhat controversial topics, and so I thought I’d dedicate this post to something as non-controversial as you can get: PUPPIES!!!!! Each year the Guided Dog Foundation and America’s VetDogs holds a bike tour. I posted in 2009 how my then-girlfriend (and now-fiance) Lisa rode the 10 mile […]

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Sephora Eye Shadow that Helps Canine Companions for Independence

July 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Disability, Sephora

Sephora has a neat assortment of eye shadows called Buxom Stay-There Eye Shadow. They come in all colors, from shimmering black to vibrant copper red to vivid violet plum. They’ve done something different and named each color after a different dog. Why? Because for every purchase of this particular eye shadow, Sephora will donate a […]

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Celebrity Apprentice 2011 : Song Downloads, 7-Up Retro Commercials, and Congratulations to John Rich

May 25th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Children's Charities, Disability

Congratulations to John Rich for winning the 2011 Celebrity Apprentice this past Sunday. I’ve been watching the Celebrity version of this show since the beginning. Both Marlee Matlin and John Rich did a phenomenal job in the final task of marketing 7-Up Retro. As impressive as Matlin has been all season, Rich just showed strength of […]

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Training guide dogs at the Guide Dog Foundation and America's Vet Dogs

September 9th, 2010 · No Comments · Disability, Veterans and Military

This coming weekend on Long Island, the Guide Dog Foundation will be having its annual Bike-a-thon. I love to bike and this event is only a short drive from my house, so I’ll be participating with my sweetie Lisa and her brother. This will be Lisa’s first major biking event since undergoing major surgery only […]

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