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Dogs, Snow, and Frodo

Our lives changed recently because of the addition to our household of one rather large Greyhound.  Meet Jesse. Jesse belongs to my son and his wife.  They adopted him soon after they were married and he has moved with them … Continue reading

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A Summer for Margie

I’ve been concentrating on my other blogs this summer and I have neglected this one.  Besides, Margie has been taking up a lot more time than usual.  She gave us quite a scare. One evening in late June she refused … Continue reading

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Puppy Sitting

It’s summer and during the summer I do a good bit of baby sitting.  Usually I baby sit for my grandchildren as I did, along with my husband, last Saturday night.  It’s nice to have more time to give to … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished

I’m home and back to my normal persona having completed the mission successfully.  It is time to tell the tale.  Our adventure began, as all good southern adventures do, with Boberry biscuits from Bojangles. After a biscuit and coffee, we … Continue reading

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Dog Poop!

There.  That title alone should be enough to tell you the extent of my displeasure.  As a child, I was NOT allowed to use the “P” word.  Well into my school career, I believed that “poop” was a cuss word … Continue reading

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My New Personal Trainer

One of the most difficult things for me to do is exercise.  I know I should do it.  I realize that I need to do it.  Some of the time I even want to do it, but fitting it into my … Continue reading

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Something in the Way She Moves

A piece of advice:  If you are thinking of getting a dog and one of your priorities is taking nice, long, companionable walks with said animal, DO NOT GET A BASSET HOUND.  Margie has many fine qualities.  I love her … Continue reading

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Gotcha!

Taking pictures of Margie can be frustrating.  She’s camera-shy and stubborn, but I like to have a new picture of her every so often for my screen saver, so I persevere.  This is how it goes: Me:  Margie!  Let’s take … Continue reading

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