It sure has been a while, hasn’t it? I haven’t disappeared, just been busy. Busy working and having fun, don’t worry!! There has been some travel to other states and long hours in the office. It all works out in the end. Our Little Thing, our #fuzzybutt, our snuggling puppy is nearly two years old. […]Read More Thankful Thursday: It’s been a while
Hello and welcome to Thankful Thursday: Thanksgiving Edition. I know you’re all busy doing stuff with your family (those by blood, marriage, or choice), and I will be in a few hours as well. I wanted to take this early morning time to let you know what I am thankful for this year. I’m not sure […]Read More Thankful Thursday: Thanksgiving Edition
I cried the other day over something new that reminded me of something old. Annie shed a toe nail on the kitchen floor. This isn’t “breaking news” or something that should make a Dog Mom cry. That should make me happy because that is one less nail that needs trimming next weekend! On the contrary, […]Read More Thankful Thursday: More Memories
Adapted from a speech I recently gave in Toastmasters. Speech 8 from the Competent Communicator Manual focuses on Getting Comfortable with Visual Aids. The Objectives of this speech are: to select visual aids that are appropriate for your message and the audience. ~~~~ Scrapbooking brings me peace and joy. A sense of calm comes over […]Read More Thankful Thursday: Touching Memories
Thank you, Miss Annie Marie Fussy Butt, for leaning your head on the wall this morning. This is not something we have seen you do before, but it was something Samantha Michele did all the time. We never thought it looked comfortable, but she did it nonetheless. Today, while I was toweling off from a […]Read More Memories
I believe everything happens for a reason. I do not practice an organized religion. I do not go to church. I wasn’t raised in a religious household… But I do believe everything happens for a reason. Yes, even the shitty things. I don’t think we (and I mean I and maybe you in ‘we’) understand […]Read More Thankful Thursday: What do you believe?
I am thankful for noticing the similarities and differences in our fur kids. I recently gave a speech in Toastmasters on Border Collie colors. My speech was inspired by the differences I noticed in our 9 month old, Annie and our recently departed, Samantha. Sam had a rough coat, was tri-color red, and was not […]Read More Thankful Thursday: The Same But Different