To say life changed in the past two months and five days since my last post is beyond understatement. From changes in our personal plans to global upheaval in a fight against a novel virus, nothing seems the same. The third week of February one of our three dogs had to be humanely euthanized. We’re… Continue reading Changes
The new order of moose antlers from Acadia Antlers arrived yesterday. All three dogs LOVE them!! And I love that they dissolve as they chew. The do not splinter like deer antlers.
Bully sticks kept them busy for a little while. They love them!
Last May as part of my volunteer work for Metro Nashville Animal Care and Control (MACC) I handled Damon, a pitbull mix up for adoption at the shelter, for Mayor’s Field Day 2014. He was so stinkin’ cute and so great with the kids. One family took a particular interest in him, both children and… Continue reading (Not at All) Wordless Wednesday; From Shelter to Home
Four years ago today my life changed. A lot. Daniel and I drove to Kingston Springs after work to pick up Jack the Border Collie. He hesitated a few moments before trying the stairs up the porch to the front door. But quickly decided a few steps couldn’t stop him from exploring his new home.… Continue reading Happy Fourth ‘Gotcha Day’ Jack
every once in a while a dog comes into your life and changes everything If you have a Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram friend who has a dog, you’ve likely seen that quote before. I have no idea who said it first. Definitely not original with me. But on February 15, 2011 I experienced it. That… Continue reading An Accidental Border Collie-ist and the Dog Who Changed Everything
Saturday Daniel took me to watch an agility trial after we got our hair cut and ate breakfast. He’s nice that way. Does stuff I enjoy just because I enjoy it. But that’s another post. I’m not sure how long we were there watching the dogs and their handlers run agility courses, but it seemed… Continue reading Out of the Mouth of my Very Smart Husband
So this morning I posted on Facebook that my friends should prepare for a rant coming later today. But I have lots of praying friends who must have prayed for me, because now that I sit down to rant, I find that rant tempered by no small amount of Grace that certainly doesn’t come from my heart.… Continue reading Rant Tempered By Grace
Catchy title-LOL! But seriously covers my weekend. Reading: need to catch up on my TBR stack/file. Books to finish. Books to start. Books to write a review for. Goal for the next week-finish Captives and read one other. Writing: gearing up for NANO. Trying to get out of my own mind about it. I really… Continue reading Reading, Writing, Facebook, and Dog Vomit