Feel the Love

I am not what you’d call an enthusiastic celebrator of St. Valentine. It’s not my gig. It’s not that I am anti-,  I’m not just pro-Valentine either. So when asked several times yesterday morning what I was doing for Valentine’s Day I grumbled a little and shared one variation or another about how I just…

The Dog Days of Winter

  When I was in my delusional state a few weeks ago and decided that we NEEDED a dog, I honestly thought it was just one of those things that I have done so many times I could do it with my eyes closed.  This is not my first rodeo, as they say; we have…

Girl, Make Your Bed!

I’m going to give you a little behind-the-scene look at what this really magical, glamorous-looking blogging lifestyle is like. What? You don’t think Lowi and I are glamorous? You don’t find us fascinating? Huh?! Well, anyway. The sneak peek at what it looks like making a blog, at least for me, is a lot like…

It’s All In The Name

  It’s official.  We have welcomed our puppy home and just as we suspected, he has rocked our world.  For all of you pet owners out there who brought their puppies home and they slept through the night…we don’t want to hear from you.  We are just trying to get through each night by stringing…

Rediscovering Joy!

A couple of weeks ago my coach (yes, I have a coach) told me my assignment for the next week was to seek pleasure. Uhhh, OK? I was a little surprised by this but then I soon realized the fact that I was surprised by it or resistant to it was the exact reason I…

The Healing Nature of Puppies

On September 16th of last year, we lost our beloved Golden Retriever, Samson.  Just a few months prior he had been diagnosed with lymphoma and given only a short time to live.  Samson was only 7 years old and our hearts were broken when we found out our time with him would be cut short….