4 Am

Me; zzzzzzzzzz My Brain: hey wake up! Me: wha? Why? *checks time* Brain! Its 4am! Wtf? We have a busy day ahead. We need to sleep. We got to bed late and this is way too early to get up. Go back to sleep. My Brain: valid points and well argued! Kudos! But we need to think about everything we are doing on Saturday plus like 90 other things! Plus remember that one time… Me: Brain! Stop! No! Go back to sleep! My Brain: but what about this? Or this? Or this!? Oh oh and Money! We need to think[…]

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How did I become the adult in the room?

Do you remember when you were a kid and everything seemed so very simple? The problems the adults struggled with seemed stupid and easily solved if everyone would just do the right thing. And it was easy to know what the right things were. And then we grew up a little bit and discovered it wasn’t always easy to know what the right thing was. And then we grew up a little more and discovered there might be more than one right answer or none at all. And then suddenly we are the adults in the room listening to the[…]

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MRSP

So my dog has M.R.S.A Actually she has the doggy equivalent of it meticillin resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius please read up on it from an actual expert and don’t just go with what I say. Below is a link to a PDF that is pretty comprehensive and balanced in its presentation of what M.R.S.P. is and does. https://www.wormsandgermsblog.com/files/2008/04/JSW-MA3-MRSP-Owner1.pdf A couple of months ago Daisy started having a very sudden interest in her butt. Like most dogs she would occasionally lick her butt but in general this hadn’t been a thing. Suddenly it was a thing. She’d be lying asleep on the[…]

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Playing Possum

It was a dark and stormy night. No really it was very dark and the rain was coming down in sheets. There was even some thunder. Our dog is not fond of running around in the rain and wind. Oh she’s always up for a walk; rain, snow, or sleet but the just going out into the backyard to take care of business in the rain is not her favorite thing. She will frequently lookup at me and sigh as if I had something to do with the sky being broken. We always put her out for “last outs” right[…]

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