I’m a huge fan of Nina Simone. My favorite song? Feelin’ Good. I like it in all its iterations I guess. Most people probably have forgotten all about Nina’s version and skipped right to Michael Buble. That’s OK. I don’t think she would mind. Nor would she care about the Muse version. I like thatContinue reading “It’s a New Dawn, It’s a New Day”
I turned 49 a few days ago. No, I’m not really 50 something and just using 49 as my sticky-post age. I’m 49. I’m not fazed. Not being fazed is a good thing. I have never been a person who was affected by my age. I turned 16, 21, 25, 30, 40, etc. with noContinue reading “49 For 49”
Our boy turns seven today. Seven years of love and snuggles and play and joy and laughter and smiles and exasperation and sweetness and tail wagging and pawing and cuddle-time and barks and bullies and deep soulful looks. Happy birthday little man, we love you so.
Coffee is a good thing. Really good. Last night, or more accurately, in the middle of the night, we woke up because one of the smoke detectors downstairs was first chirping, then talking. Anyone who has ever heard that sound knows how loud and annoying that chirping can be. Add in the voice saying, “batteryContinue reading “Smoke Alarms, Missing Dogs, and Other Nighttime Adventures”
I am cracking up! The schnoodles are laying next to and on me, sleeping and not sleeping. They try to sleep, want attention for awhile, demand attention for a little longer, then go back to sleep again. They both want to be touching me. It’s cute… lovely…. warm… and sometimes, admittedly, sort of annoying. But,Continue reading “Surrounded By Dogs”
Beach Dogs, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl.
I was sitting here this morning doing my usual routine… drink some tea, have a bagel, check my email, Facebook, Google Reader… and I heard it. The tell tale sound of Weston opening the closet door and rummaging through the shred box. By the time I responded, which was actually pretty quickly, with my usual….Continue reading “For The Love of Dogs”
Weston at Saturday Market Originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl We did a little Christmas shopping yesterday at Saturday Market. It was a bit chilly so Weston cuddled up and stayed warm inside Karen’s coat. Luckily he’s not a big guy, that would’ve been awkward.
IMG_7616.JPG Originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl This little guy has so much personality. You gotta love him. We certainly do.