Frankie, the Walk 'N Roll Dog
Sunday February 26th, 2012 at 04:19 PMI'm so happy to announce thatour newwebsiteis up and ready for you to see and enjoy! Even better is my blog is incorporated right intothe website, along with my mom's blog, Joyful Paws. We'dhate to lose you so please be sure to visitour site today and sign up to receive my blog posts so you don't miss out on anything. You'll need to do this soon as I'll be closing this blog down on March 15, 2012. This is how to subscribe so my blog posts are delivered via your email in-box: Scroll down to... Monday February 20th, 2012 at 09:14 PM(click on flyer to enlarge) Local artist,Cassy Tullyand I are very excited about our special and unique contest we are sponsoring. It is open to all third grade students in Sheboygan County school's. Be positive, make a difference, and be creatively you! I love the idea of an author and artist coming together in this way to help inspire and encourage our younger generation. We have mailed out 64 letters to area third grade teachers and hope they will be as excited as we are to present this... Monday February 13th, 2012 at 04:20 PMBe sure to stop by Joyful Paws blog tomorrow on Valentine's Day... the day of love... and sharing love with a special Gift Giveaway my Mom and I are doing! Time sensitive so don't miss out! Thursday February 9th, 2012 at 06:29 PMIt's hard to believe it is has been since 2008 that Frankie and I have been teaching kids about special needs pets, while also encouraging them to see their own challenges in a positive way. This is such rewarding work. Each visit we now do seems even more precious since Frankie is semi-retired. Recently we visited a small catholic school, Shepherd of the Hills. It was such a delightful school and the kids were oober crazy to meet Frankie! I'm so excited to share these photos with you that... Sunday February 5th, 2012 at 03:53 PMElementary students from Notre Dame School of De Pere were treated to a visit from author Barbara Techel, right, and her inspirational pet Frankie, the Walk n Roll Dog on Jan. 19. / Submitted Reprinted from theGreen Bay Gazette: Notre Dame School of De Pere The elementary students were treated to a visit by Frankie, the Walk 'n Roll Dog, on Thursday, Jan. 19. Frankie and her owner, author Barbara Techel, shared their touching story with the students. When Frankie, a dachshund, suffered a... Tuesday January 10th, 2012 at 09:41 PMYesterday I announced the official beginning of my semi-retirement, so as you can see today I jumped right into my new part time "job." It's tough being a dog lounging around in my mom's writing studio as she clicks away on the keyboard. But I do think I'm up for the challenge. ARF! Have no fear though, I am still doing appearances and would love to visit your school or library- just be sure to get on my calendar early as my mom is making sure I live a balanced life. Good Mom. Monday January 9th, 2012 at 07:17 PMHappy 2012! As the New Year kicks off I am finding more time for rest and relaxation and officially announce my semi-retirement. Here I am below in the big wicker chair in my mom's writing studio... snoozing and catching glimpses out the window. How I love to watch the world go by... I'm grateful to my mom for understanding I wish to slow down a little bit now that I am twelve. Can you believe it has been five years since I began sharing my story? How time flies! But I look forward to...
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