“Happiness is like a butterfly the more you chase it the more it will allude you, but if you turn your attention to other things, it will come and sit softly on your shoulder…” ~Thoreau   Today after work I took my silly weimaraner to the dog park and in the shelter of the trees and brush, I hugged a tree for my little girl; well, actually I hugged three trees but the first was for her.   While in New York City the day after Christmas, my family and I went to Rockefeller Center with the thousands of others wanting to take in the city during the season. As we rounded the corner block the majestic Rockefeller Christmas tree came into view and…