A to Z Guide to Happiness

Two cute dogs, Bella the Westie and Ollie the Papillon, show you how to be happy and bring happiness wherever you are, by following their paw steps with their friends and family.
You will see them having fun, relaxing, following their dreams and giving all their love. They will give you tips on finding and spreading happiness and inspirational quotations.

Read Pascal Inard's full bibliography here with list of all published and forthcoming work.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Happiness grows when you share it

We love sharing our happiness and today we went to a retirement home to give some copies of our book "Paw Steps to Happiness".
The ladies enjoyed it very much and while I was sniffing around, Ollie was cuddled by everyone !





We have given so many copies of our book that we have nearly run out, so if you want one, you'll have to be quick !


We will be on vacation from the 3rd of January to the 13th of January at Skenes Creek, which is on the Great Ocean Road, one of the most beautiful places in Victoria.
We will be in a big house near the beach and I hear the beaches and the little towns like Appollo Bay are dog friendly.
We're very excited and we will tell you all about our vacation !

Dad has been playing with his new photographic toy he got for Christmas (a light tent) and he asked us if he could put some of the photos he took with it on our blog, so we said yes because it makes him happy !









Hapiness is someone to love, something to do and something to hope for
William Blake
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us
Ralph Waldo Emerson


Best wishes of health, joy and happiness for the new year to all our friends !

18 comments:

Priscilla said...

How sweet of you to bring copies of your book to the retirement home. I'm sure they will enjoy it alot!

Your dad is going to LOVE his new photography toy. The pictures look fantastic. I'm sure you're gonna be his model :) Take some nice pictures for him!!!

Enjoy your holiday!

jen said...

How nice of you to shrare your love! That is so great:)

Caren Gittleman said...

I LOVED THIS POST!
I am sure the residents at the Nursing Home were full of smiles when you visited, pets are so comforting to them and sure to evoke smiles.
Have a wonderful vacation, can't wait to hear all about it.
Your Dad's photographs are simply beautiful!!
Lastly your quotes were motivational and touching, thanks for sharing!

Cooper and Lola said...

what a great idea. I'm sure everyone at the home had a delightful time. What a great thing you did!

mayziegal said...

Awwww...that was very sweet of you all to bring happiness into that nursing home. I hope you all had a very Merry and Magical Christmas and I hopes you have loads of fun on your vacation. I can hardly wait to hear about all your adventures!

Wiggles & Wags,
mayzie

houndstooth said...

We know just how happy those people at the nursing home are when they get visits. I'm sure you brightened their day a great deal.

That new camera toy looks like it makes great pictures happen! That's so cool!

Enjoy your trip!

Bunny

♥I am Holly♥ said...

We know the people at the nursing home just absolutely love seeing you there!!! That is so sweet! Lot of love, Holly and mom

Jazzi said...

Thats cool that you visit the retirement home, I bet they love you both!! Great pics and have a great vacation ok? ENJOY!!

wags
Jazzi

Maggie and Mitch said...

Ollie is sure making a lot of hoomans happy!
Your dad's photos are just beautiful, Bella!
Have a great time on your vacation. We can't wait to hear all about it!

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

ocmist said...

You and your family are true models of the way to love and care about others. It is so sweet to see Ollie cuddling up with these people and making them so happy.

We hope that you all have a wonderful vacation, and know that your Dad is going to have a lot of fun with his Christmas present. Those pictures are awesome! Grammy has always been fascinated with dewdrops on things! The CCC

George the Lad said...

That's a lovely thing for you to do.
Happy New Year see you in 2011
George xxx

Bobby said...

SO NICE TO GO AND MAKE PEOPLE HAPPY WELL DONE.
WE HOPE YOU HAVE A GREAD HEALTHY 2011.

Katie, Julep and Derby's Mom said...

Dear Bella, Ollie and family - loved all of your photo's ... we're sending our best wishes for a very Happy New Year - as well as a wonderful vacation. Will look forward to seeing a new part of your country.

All the best ... Katie

Foley Monster and Pocket said...

There isn't any more noble work a pup can do.

Sam said...

Look at those happy faces!

Sam

Tessa the Maltese said...

You 2 sure are good pups! Very special and sweet!

I love your pops pics!

We look forward to another wonderful year with you and Ollie!

Happy New Year!!!

woo woos, Tessa

Vicky said...

Wonderful story! A most Happy New Year to you!

The Joke Puppy said...

It's amazing to see nursing home resident's eyes light up when they see a visiting pet. Just one more example of the unlimited joy that pets provide. Hoping that you have a wonderful vacation, and a safe & blessed 2011.

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