It's not quite February, so I'm just under the wire for New Year's resolutions. Instead of making resolutions for myself, I'm making resolutions for this year with the Poms! These are things I promise them for 2018. Oliver- oh, Oliver. This year I resolve to double my efforts in working on socializing Oliver. He has… Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions
This will be a new weekly feature- the history of the Poms! To start, the Pom that started my social media journey, the late, great, never forgotten Blind Dog Jack, aka Jack (mostly known as Jack-Jack). My heart dog. His story will take a while to tell. He has influenced my life so much and… Continue reading Blind Dog Jack part 2- Suck it, Cancer!
I don't think I have shared Jack's story yet. Sit back, grab a drink and some tissues. Lord knows I'll need some! This will be a new weekly feature- the history of the Poms! To start, the Pom that started my social media journey, the late, great, never forgotten Blind Dog Jack, aka Jack (mostly… Continue reading Blind Dog Jack, the beginning
The date has been set- October 2nd. That's the date where Parker will undergo enucleation (removal) of his left eye. While I know it's the right decision, I can't help but be sad. Anticipatory grief is the grief reaction that happens prior to an impeding loss. It's not that I am grieving losing Parker all… Continue reading Anticipatory Grief
Today on Parker's 12th Gotcha Day I can't help but reflect (tearfully!) on our twelve years together so far. Growing up I never had my own dog. I had horses, and was always around dogs and had cats at home, but my Dad made us choose- horses or dogs. Don't get me wrong- my Dad… Continue reading The Story of Parker
This weekend we celebrated Bebe Belle's 9th adoptaversary. Bebe has been gone almost two years now, which is incredibly hard to believe, but I still wanted to mark the occasion considering all of the amazing lessons she taught me over the course of our 7 years together. Bebe Belle, fka Morgan, was adopted through the… Continue reading Bebe Belle’s Adoptaversary
In those hard days after Jack's passing I was so happy to have something to look forward to- picking up the 3 mill girls and swapping them for Bristol and 2 others. The date quickly approached, and my Mom and I made our way to the Purdue University airport for the first part of the… Continue reading A new addition