Category Archives: Dog tales

Bad things aka “Why I was sitting on my couch with a shotgun, which is something I never do. Ever.”

Tonight, I sat down to a glass of wine after a long day of fun in the sun with 3 exhausted kids and a husband MIA from work.  After walking in the door to a message from the bank saying my debit … Continue reading

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Glitter in the air

Vacations are an incredible thing.  Regardless if you come back to 2 stinky dogs that have been sprayed by a skunk in your absence, a cat that keeps incessantly crying from the loneliness of you being gone or the flu … Continue reading

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‘Cause I love you

Just a quick video to capture a moment with the kids and the dogs.  Emma is trying to get Scout to chase after her like he often does with his ball but he decides to show some restraint.  Completely uncharacteristic … Continue reading

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Hello walls

Lately my mind has been a blur of random thoughts with no clear intent or purpose.  Sometimes, it’s nice to release them so they stop rattling around in my brain.  I know what you’re thinking… “oh, goody!” A Man & … Continue reading

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What the hell

About a year ago, our dog Bailey started getting a couple sores around her nose.  Right beneath her nostrils, scabs started appearing for no reason.  I tried triple antibiotic ointment but it didn’t help.  Next we tried changing her food & … Continue reading

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Watch them grow

The very best thing (to me) about my blog is that it’s not just a journal but a scrapbook.  A collection of moments from my life and the lives of my family.  Emma & Gerrit like to remind me that they’re big … Continue reading

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Run baby run, a doo run run

After finishing Insanity, I started my training for the 5/3 Riverbank Run in earnest.  It’s a 25k and when you google racing schedules for a 25k, you’ll be sorely disappointed in the results.  Most of what I found was a … Continue reading

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