On sharing my life with a dog…

It’s been a few months since I talked about the newest member of my family here on my blog. Since some of you were asking for updated pictures, I figured I’d put together a quick post showing how my puppy’s been growing like a weed. But as I was poking through my...

Storm clouds

I have a thing for storms. Or, more specifically, storm clouds. So when I was on a walk with Copernicus this week and I saw them beginning to roll over the horizon, I took out my phone and started snapping as many pictures as I could. Unfortunately, none of them...

Pumpkin Pie Puppy Biscuits

I’m not ashamed to join the legions of other bloggers and officially declare that fall is my favorite time of the year. Because it is. Hands down. Every September, I find myself busting out my prettiest cursive and writing long lists of my favorite autumnal things....

Getting angry versus getting somewhere

Yesterday, my favorite ball of fluff ripped a huge hole in my shorts while trying to get my attention. And for a few minutes there, he was no longer my favorite ball of fluff. Getting angry I’m ashamed to say that I may have…overreacted…to this brief moment of puppy...

5 weeks, 5 lessons learned

5 weeks ago today, I arrived home with a new puppy and immediately realized that, despite reading a pile of books on the subject, I had absolutely no idea how to raise a dog. Day by day, we’ve been fumbling our way through the process, dealing with issues like...