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Banjo's Popularity

Ivan and I don’t have any children yet. When we got married 9 years ago (holy crap!), we didn’t actually want children. So we did our own thing, traveling around a bit, working and enjoying ourselves.Then, when Ivan decided to go back to school to pursue his M.D. 235 more words


Fluffy and not-fluffy children

It doesn’t matter which one you got first. Sooner or later you’ll have to introduce you fluffy furry children to you bald biological ones. Remember, both require gentle care and love, and it is your responisibility to make sure that they do not only get it from you but from the other “child” as well. 640 more words

A Dog & a Daughter

There is no questioning that Lily is our first baby. Our beautiful, fluffy, seven year old (on Wednesday!) baby. Nath & I decided we wanted a dog a long time ago but the flat we were renting at the time wasn’t allowed to have dogs in so we waited a little longer. 809 more words


 Dogs are Welcome!
A man wrote a letter to a small hotel in a Midwest town he planned to visit on his vacation. He wrote: I would very much like to bring my dog with me. 122 more words

Other Interesting Stuff

We Come in Peace

A post about good intentions and whether that’s good enough…

When E was about 6 months old we took her to meet all our friends in our town in Upstate New York. 1,042 more words


The circle of life....

This past month of January, I have been reflecting on events in our tribe during 2014. The biggest event was the loss our beloved smart, beautiful Carla Rose in June. 176 more words

What to Do Before You Pet the Dog, or Basic Guidelines for Children and Dogs in Urban Areas

“Look mom–a puppy and a wolf!”

Poor Reba. Reba was our lovely and sweet German Shepherd with the grizzled face, but every child seemed to want to pet the puppy, that being Muddy who was just a whisker younger than Reba, first. 609 more words