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A Rocky Start to An Unhappy Ending: Discovering I can do anything in my pink rubber gloves.

You may have heard by now that my husband moved out of our house and marriage of 25 1/2 years a few months back. If not, you can read about it here and here. Before my husband moved on with his life, I requested he be kind enough to leave all three pets with me;… Continue reading A Rocky Start to An Unhappy Ending: Discovering I can do anything in my pink rubber gloves.

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It’s All Part of My Service

In early December, my husband and I planned a trip to Las Vegas.  I managed to farm out our two younger kids to friends’ houses, and our oldest daughter was slated to pet-sit Pearl, our rambunctious Labradoodle.  However, things didn’t quite happen the way they were supposed to and my oldest was unable to pet-sit. … Continue reading It’s All Part of My Service

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Open Letter to My Delusional Neighbor About Her Pet and Landscaping Skills

Dog barking If I could write an anonymous letter to anyone right now, it would be my neighbor. Just to be able to pour my feelings out on paper about how much her dog’s nonstop barking bothers the crap out of me would relieve me of some pressure. We live in houses that are so… Continue reading Open Letter to My Delusional Neighbor About Her Pet and Landscaping Skills

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Pearl Gets Pawsitively (groan) Polished at Unleashed

I must admit that after taking a trip to Turkey and Greece recently, my summer has slipped quickly into monotony.  This is truly sad given that I live in such an amazing city in the U.S.  My only excuse is that my daughter is taking a class in the afternoon four days a week and… Continue reading Pearl Gets Pawsitively (groan) Polished at Unleashed