Look Who Showed Up!

Do you see? Facing away from the camera, on purpose I’m sure, lol ?, Elly came to join us for our after dinner meditation tonight.         Elly is always off happily doing her own thing when I meditate, enjoying her time while the boys are leaving her alone. I heard her puttering […]

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The Helmet Comes Off

Already in his jammies* for the night, Ian is soooo happy to be feeling better and to NOT be wearing his “helmet” he’s doing spins and roo’ing at me to let him back outside. ?I had to hold the “take photo” button down to snap continuous pics trying to get one of this whirlwind ? […]

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Thank you, rat?!

Who knew I’d ever be thankful to a critter invading my garden? I sure didn’t. Ian tells me that the rat that he chased out of our yard a couple of months ago after numerous rounds of garden destruction, is back. I still haven’t seen him but my most amazing hunter’s nose doesn’t lie. After […]

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Always groom before a vet visit!

I always brush or groom my dogs before taking them to the vet. I consider it part of my responsibility as a dog owner, aka “dog mom”. Here’s why: •Pretty, groomed, sweet smelling dogs get more love and attention. ☺️ I’ve seen it first hand. My husband thinks I’m crazy or maybe just silly but […]

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Rebuilding The Runway

The path all 4 dogs take as they go tearing out the back door after a bird they’ve spotted in the yard is what I call The Runway. ? The dirt had sunk, especially in the corner, so it was a low point in the yard collecting water and the sprinklers were too high to […]

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The Nose Knows

As is the required regular morning routine I was out playing ball with The Boys, Nicklas, Ian and Larkin, and one of the balls took a crazy bounce and ended up in the veggie bed. (the overflowing bed on the left in the photo, but of course.) I searched for a while but the tomato […]

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Just ask Nicklas

I am choosing to soak up this moment, live in the JOIE and Celebrate!! ✨??? I absolutely have to share the fantastic news! 23 months ago our boy Nicklas almost died from heart failure, due to a taurine deficiency. We were told even IF they could save his immediate life it would be for maybe […]

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Is it Woo Woo, Magic or Something More…

This story begins simply enough a week ago with the dawning of a brand new day and fresh determination to accomplish my 3 for 30 Challenge items (Self Care, Fitness & Business) before 2pm, starting with Self Care, which for this challenge meant meditation. To back up a bit to set the stage…after being a […]

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