we’re ready

It’s time. The crate has been empty long enough. The leash has hung limp long enough. We’re ready for a new dog to come home to us. Last summer and fall, when the grief over losing Kaylah was overshadowed by my...

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new growth

It’s time for another quote for my one little word – 2012 version. There is a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in. ~Leonard Cohen, Anthem I am counting on this. My heart is cracked open right...

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one fourth of a country song

Over the weekend, I was at World Domination Summit, something I had looked forward to for a year, since I learned of the inaugural event, something I was committed to since I purchased tickets in the first wave last...

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do you have a best dog in the world?

I thought I was getting the dog for my kid. Since she was six months old, Kristina pointed at dogs, voicing whatever was her name for them then (surely not “dog”). As soon as she could form the words, she asked...

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three things on a thursday

1. Since we returned from the airport, Kaylah has been looking behind us when we come in the door. Dogface knows that Kristina was just here. She is impatient for Kristina to be the next person to walk through the door. Soon...

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