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The famous Iditarod, a 1,000 mile sled dog race from Anchorage to Nome, is well underway. The stress and frenzy of pre-race requirements – packing drop bags, filled with a musher’s essential supplies, and getting them to the designated distribution … Continue reading
Tappy. Tappy. Tappy. Tappy. This is the sound of Oni tappy-toeing up and down the hall every night, about 5 minutes after I’ve gone to bed. Soon the noise is in stereo, because Gump has joined her. The tapping is … Continue reading
It was a note that shattered my already bruised and tender heart into a million pieces. “Peg – PeePee is dying. Come visit tonight. Euthanized tomorrow.” The words might appear to be abrupt and written without feeling, but I knew … Continue reading
One of the greatest mysteries of life is not the pyramids. Or crop circles. Or UFO’s. Nope, THE unanswered question is how the dogs know what I am going to do even before I do. This afternoon while I was … Continue reading
This is a post I wanted to write on Tuesday but some cooties sidelined me and I was only capable of laying on the couch and moan. So here it is, a celebratory letter to my friend. Dear Kristi, I … Continue reading
Tonight’s temperature is: Could be worse….it could be this: