Category Archives: Dogs

Winter monsoon

I dreaded the morning walk. It seems as if it has been pouring rain nonstop for well over twenty-four hours. I kept waiting and hoping that it would let up for a few minutes. Not only is it raining incessantly, … Continue reading

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Cold, wet, windy, and maple bud cases all over

I mentioned to MK this morning that for the first time in 2018, I have seen bud cases all over the ground from the maple trees. I then took a mental step back, wondering if I had ever talked about … Continue reading

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Random Sunday thoughts

I just finished skimming the New York Times and the Chicago Tribune. I am annoyed with myself and embarrassed to say that I cannot sit down and just read the newspaper. I don’t have the capacity or focus to intensely … Continue reading

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Stairs?

It seems to be an American thing that at a certain age, you take a look at your home and think, damn, I have to get out of here, there are stairs. MK was talking to our daughter-in-law and she … Continue reading

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Dogplay

Dogplay is a funny thing. I especially enjoy it when it is outside where the risk to personal possessions is lessened. With a new dog in the family, it is more likely that we shall be getting the canines together … Continue reading

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