Computer Geek -- Tales and Tails

Get Back To Work

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This week, my break is finally over and it’s time for me to get back to work.  When I go back, it’s usually a bit of an adjustment for all of us.  Most of the time, I’m able to take Bunny and Flattery out with me a lot, although this time the weather didn’t allow […]

Snug As A Bug In A Rug -- Tales and Tails

So Comfortable

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I’ve noticed a trend happening more and more frequently at our house.  It started with a certain senior hound who likes to spend her time in our bed.  She has my husband convinced that she shouldn’t have to get out of bed.  He believes that she so comfortable that she won’t get out of bed.  […]

Hound About Town -- Tales and Tails

The Quiet One

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I’ve made a tough decision to start taking Flattery to my new hospice visits and start letting Bunny take it easier.  To go along with that, I took Flattery to our hospice volunteer meeting this week.  I had to run a few errands beforehand and it was actually an unusually warm day for us so […]

Old Dog, New Tricks -- Tales and Tails

Learning New Tricks

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In case you didn’t know, January is National Train Your Dog Month.  It’s actually a good idea during a month when we’re usually closed in a lot and looking for ways to beat cabin fever.  I think a lot of people hear the word “training” and mental blocks go up.  A lot of Greyhound people […]

Winter Wonderland -- Tales and Tails

The Deep Freeze

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Like a lot of places, we’re still experiencing some serious cold weather here where we live.  Fortunately, we aren’t getting bombasted by the snow like the people living on the East Coast.  We’ve had our share of snow, but our problem is the wind chill.  It feels like we’re living in the deep freeze all […]

Required Reading -- Tales and Tails

Why Change

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One thing about this time of year is that a lot of people use it as an opportunity to turn over a new leaf.  As humans, we’re programmed to see this time of year as a beginning.  Aside from a tree being set up in the house for a couple of months and the furniture […]