I just started writing some of the things going on in my head …. Toby I miss Toby. The morning he died sometimes haunts me, and replays in my head a lot. And, I’m going to guess that it’s not going to get out of my head anytime soon given the fact that my great-grandmother… Continue reading Random Thoughts
It’s funny how things work out sometimes. Facebook memories reminded me that three years ago yesterday, we were in Lake Placid kayaking with Toby . Yesterday, my Dad and I, kayaked out into the same area and shared a little bit of Toby with the lake, making him an eternal resident. Lake Placid was the… Continue reading An Odd Day
As I previously wrote, I spent the past two years as the editor-in-chief of a pet industry trade publication, which left little time for me to write about my life with Toby, or really, do anything else. It was a long two years that felt like 20 years, to be honest. But, I wouldn’lt change… Continue reading Embarking On a New Adventure
Well, the title of this post is most accurately true. It certainly has been a while since I wrote. In fact, it has been about about a year, if not more. While we still have a legion of dedicated followers on our Facebook page, I am not so sure how many are still actually following… Continue reading It's Been a While
Some of you may have already seen this on our Facebook page, but this was Toby’s idea of helping me clean yesterday. To be fair, most of the day he was glued to my side, because it was the first full day I was home since vacation, and I guess he wanted to make sure… Continue reading Helping Clean
Last weekend Jen and Jenks of Brown Dog Designs came to visit for the Labor Day weekend. The first time Toby met Jenks was earlier this year, while Toby was on crate rest, because he hurt his leg. Toby, who usually loves yellow labs (along with golden retrievers), didn’t have an opportunity to really play… Continue reading Tolerating Dog Friends
For a good three hours today my day went something like this: “Hi! Would you like some hot chocolate, a hot dog or some pulled pork? It’s a donation to help fund the Lake George Skate Plaza” Followed almost immediately by: “Oh my gosh, your dog is so cute! Can I take a picture of… Continue reading Do I Sound Creepy?