Category Archives: Dogs

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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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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Dog Day afternoon

I got up and decided that I wasn’t going to leave things for later. My prep area in what we call our ‘rec room,’ a relatively unfinished house area underneath the Master Bedroom, has a large counter. It has been … Continue reading

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Count your blessings!

On Christmas day, our eight-year-old granddaughter walked in the house, quite proud of herself. She had made some small purchases and created other gifts with her own hands. This was her idea and she had help from her parents. Our … Continue reading

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Snow and Ice and frigid temps!

The pond is frozen and the warmer is maintaining a hole in the ice, a necessity to keeping the fish alive. The walk with the dog was crisp and a bit icy, at least in looks. Yesterday’s snow has not … Continue reading

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