Tag Archives: Decisions

The Perfect Puppy

As I have been thinking about my puppy shopping in the next two weeks I have been wondering to myself, “What EXACTLY makes the PERFECT puppy for me?”  So I did what any information junkie does – I searched the … Continue reading

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When is Widget Moving In?

I have had many people over the last year ask me when Widget will be moving in permanently with me.  I have been waiting for inspiration and motivation to post the right words to say.  Ever since I started working … Continue reading

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Grooming Needs

(please excuse the disorganization of this page.  I am still trying to sort it out to flow nicely) All dogs need grooming supplies  and my Widget is no exception.  I am compiling a list as I think of what I … Continue reading

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Long Term Goals

And once again I have proved that my blogging is rare!  I’m sure I will keep apologizing, but I have realized that it will not change as I am doing my best to be in the here and now instead … Continue reading

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Ramblings and Thoughts

Once again has been a long time since I last posted. As usual I have had a lot of busyness in my life and I have just started to get out of the winter blues. I have so much running … Continue reading

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What’s On My Plate?!??

On Wednesday we had Service Dog Club.  I knew today would be more of the human sides of things, but I didn’t expect it to be so simple.  I am relieved in many ways as it’s a new approach to … Continue reading

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Heading Home Soon

As You may already know, I have been on holidays in Destin Florida, and Atlanta Georgia.  I have had a good trip, but my anxiety has been pretty strong.  I’m still fairly exhausted – and the ringing in my ears … Continue reading

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