Need to pay more attention!
Monday, December 02, 2019 4 comments
I stepped on the scale today and was shocked to see what eating without thinking over the most recent holiday can do to my weight. Even though I go to the YMCA nearly everyday and walk 5 to 7 miles each day, I must still pay attention to the am... Read more
Summer and the dogs
Thursday, June 27, 2019 0 comments
Well summer is definitely here and in the afternoon the dogs are asleep on the couches. When I leave in the morning they are there to say good-bye with their sad eyes, but I know that once I leave the house they make their way to their beds to ... Read more
Ellie put on limited walking for two weeks.
Friday, July 27, 2018 3 comments
Yesterday we left the house at 7am to walk to the pond with my neighbor lady. She holds Meena's leash as if she is walking her dog while I have Ellie. My neighbor is 81 yrs old and enjoys walking with us on Thursday morning as part of her exer... Read more
The Study was painted today. Yea!
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 1 comments
It all started when my handyman replaced the window ledge at the front door side window. It has been replaced now for the third time because my dogs over the years rest their chins on the ledge to look out the window. Over the years they have ... Read more
Walking the dogs to Mills Pond
Saturday, April 28, 2018 5 comments
I am fortunate that we have a very nice park with a green belt crushed granite path that goes to a pond. This pond is 1.5 miles from my house so a round trip is 3 miles. The dogs and I walk to the pond every morning and then in the afternoon w... Read more
Learning about Meena
Thursday, March 01, 2018 0 comments
Each day is new day at my house since Meena has come to live with us. I am really not a good dog trainer but I do know what I like and what I don't like about dogs. I like it when my dogs want to be in the study with me or in the garage or in ... Read more
New dog has been adopted!
Sunday, February 25, 2018 7 comments
Today Ellie and I met Meena for the first time. We went on a long walk together then foster mom and I let the dogs play in my back yard. It was a good time for all. Ellie is 6 and Meena is 3 so there was a lot of chasing and carrying on. So ... Read more
Last Dog adoption 'meet & greet'
Saturday, February 17, 2018 1 comments
Today I took Ellie to the 'Lab Rescue' ranch for a meet and greet with May and Kia. May was a nice dog but only 40 lbs and had some food aggression issues with snacks for the dogs that I did not want to deal with. She wanted her treats a... Read more
Met our first adoption candidate
Saturday, February 10, 2018 1 comments
Ellie and I drove 35 miles south of our home to meet the first dog on our adoption list. Faline is young yellow lab mix. Ellie and Faline got along just fine and would be no problem to bring her home but we still have two other dogs to meet be... Read more
Dog Adoption update 2/7/18
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 1 comments
Received an email today to invite me and Ellie to meet a labrador for a "meet and greet" at the foster parents home. It is a 45 mile drive, I hope Ellie won't be worn out by the time we get there. She likes other dogs and loves to smell everyt... Read more
Saturday, January 20, 2018 4 comments
Over Christmas I lost my old dog to the big "C". I was sad and my younger dog was sad so we decided to get a new pal for her. I went to many websites and finally settled on adopting a dog from the Lab Rescue site. I filled out the papers, ide... Read more
Glad Dec 3 is done.
Thursday, December 03, 2015 8 comments
This morning I went to Grand Jury again. This is not a jury duty that I would recommend to people that think everything is wonderful in the world. Today was really tough with the cases we had to consider and the evidence that we had to review.... Read more
Tuesday evening Dec 2
Wednesday, December 02, 2015 0 comments
This was just one of those days that things kept happening. My dog, Ellie, was sick this morning so that started the worry machine in my head. I had to drive downtown for another day of Grand Jury and leave my fur baby at home alone. Got home... Read more
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