The Sweetest Gift.

It hasn’t been terribly long without our boys, Kiko and Chewy. They were a pair. Chewy may have left us first, but our boys were always “Kiko and Chewy.” Like salt and pepper, they were a set. Now, I won’t get into all the mush about “the hard” since we had to let them go a short time […]

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Today didn’t go as planned. Take two.

This morning’s silence was deafening. Last night was the kind of nightmare that brought about puffy eyes, kept morning breath at bay (that requires sleep) and delivered a raw punch of reality. That reality: Kiko, our almost 13-year-old pup, was nearing the end of his journey. It’s safe to say, my husband and I cut our parenting teeth on this […]

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Introducing: Skylar

If you’ve been hanging out with me here or on Facebook, you may know that we recently had to put our 11-year-old pup, Chewy, down. It was so unexpected and sudden, it took my breath away. The whole experience was crippling. After a week, I took to Petfinder to search for his old rescue ad, holding […]

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