Advice From a Hawk: Soar to new heights. Be a keen observer. Swoop down on opportunities. Spread your wings. Rise above it all. Find a field that suits you. The sky’s the limit! (DeKalb County, Illinois) Walking the Peke Diva this morning, a hawk came running out from under the bush closest to us & … Continue reading The Sky’s Not the Limit Today, but It Should Be Again Someday
Munchie is bored stiff. The temperature outside is 0F (-18C) with a sometimes windchill of -50F (-45C) so there’s no going outside for her today. She’s trained to use ‘training pads’ indoors, so that’s what she does on days like this. She gets disgruntled & doesn’t like it. Being a dominant diva type, she feels … Continue reading A Few Updates to Pass the Time
A lazy Sunday in the sun. Trying to get a little cooperation for a nice pic just wasn’t gonna happen for me with Munchie. That warm sun coming in the window was just too nice & cooperation is work. “Sunday is a day of rest,” said the diva, “I don’t work on Sundays.” (and with … Continue reading Sleep II — or maybe that’s Sleep Too
I was toolin’ down Pine Street, coming from the library, goin’ to the Post Office, & I drove past this house. Hit the brakes & backed up. Passing the house, my mind figured this was a concrete dog that someone painted. Would kinda go along with the other “stuff” in the yard. But then the … Continue reading A Pretty Darn Good ‘No Solicitors’ Sign
“Do these comforters make my butt look fat?” ~~Wussy The groomer got Munchie ready for the Fourth of July, but then Munchie couldn’t find a parade to walk in. She was grumpy about it for a bit. Then she decided that Plan B would be to run away & join the circus. But it was … Continue reading Two comfortable old dogs…….
Being as how the weatherman decided (with a little help from the groundhogs) that, not only would there be six more weeks of winter, but there might be six more feet of snow, we decided to go grocery shopping & stockpile a bit of food. We decided that this should also include a hearty meal … Continue reading Snowed In
There’s Munchie’s “I can’t believe I ate the whole thing!” way……………….. And then there’s Wussy’s “I know I just finished breakfast but I could swear I heard someone say t-r-e-a-t-s” way……………. (Life is best done on a full belly.) Continue reading There Are Two Ways of Looking at Christmas Breakfast