Adventures In Keeping Cool

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Bunny here at the keyboard to share something with you. We had a relatively quiet weekend at my house.  There are still errant fire boomers going off here and there, which I am not a fan of, so my human said it would be better to be safe than sorry.  We spent a mostly quiet […]

The Secret Life Of Our Pets

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I think that most people who read our blog are aware that a movie is being released today called The Secret Life of Pets.  Being a huge nerd, I went and saw it yesterday afternoon with my husband and my sister, and all three of us were incredibly entertained.  One of the things that struck […]

Canine Expectations

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In our house, there are a few routines that have evolved over the past months that hold a certain amount of amusement for me.  As I was watching one of them unfold the other day, it made me think about how the levels of our expectations can rise or fall.  Our dogs certainly have minds […]

Disconnected From Nature

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Just before the end of school, my class went on a special field trip.  We’d had some ducklings hatch in an incubator and one of the girls in class had grandparents with a farm that had a pond.  We went to the pond to say good-bye to the ducklings and let them go on the […]

Enjoy Your Freedom

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Today is that big holiday here in the United States when we celebrate our independence and feel gratitude for those who help to protect our way of life.  If you live in the US, I hope you have time to relax, enjoy your freedom and spend time with friends and family, including those furry loved […]

The Fake And Bake

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Just when I think I’ve been hoodwinked and fooled by my dogs in every possible way, it turns out that one of them has another trick up their fur coat sleeve.  You would think that by now, I’d be wise to their ways, but darned if they don’t keep coming up with new things to […]