Life Lessons from Josie the Tortoiseshell Cat

Josie photo by Christine Schoenwald

First some basic information about tortoiseshell cats, and how we got Josie.

Josie in a box by Christine Schoenwald

Lesson #1: You do you

Lesson #2: Make your own rules

Lesson #3: Challenge yourself daily

Lesson #4: Think outside the box:

Lesson #5: Talk when you have something to say

Josie thinking some deep thoughts. Photo by Christine Schoenwald

Lesson #6: Have goals and go for them

Lesson #7: Know your power

Lesson #8: Do a job you love

Lesson #9: Make your needs clear

Lesson #10: Get all the sleep you need

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