Category Archives: dogs

Worth The Food Bill

When situations aren’t quite the way I had hoped or planned for, and I’m just glad that another day is over . . . There is one thing I can count on. The group, love attack when I walk in the door. No … Continue reading

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Wrong Story

“If you ever find yourself in the wrong story, leave.” – Mo Willems Found on and “borrowed” from SwissMiss blog, one of my daily reads *** Unrelated photo of Martha resting her head on my leg while I’m sitting at … Continue reading

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Lab’s Eye View

“My dogs have taught me the nature of love, joy, friendship, play, trust, faith, and peace” Stephen Huneck I’ll second that. Visit Dog Mountain and get a Lab’s eye view of the world. If you ever come to our home, … Continue reading

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Counting The Days

Eleven more days until her South Carolina vacation begins. So, Martha is daydreaming about listening to some vintage Hootie and hiding Big Red’s tennis balls.  

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The Look

The look when you realize there are still two weeks until you head East to spend three months with your cousins  at “Camp Visotski Dog Spa and Recreation Center” Martha, still in Houston.

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Patience:  What you have when there are too many witnesses. unk. Martha…no patience when it came to scoffing down a Beignet in Baton Rouge a few months ago.

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“Listen in silence because if your heart is full of other things, you cannot hear the voice of God. . .  The essential thing is not what we say, but what God says to us and through us” Saint Teresa … Continue reading

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Tonight,  we lost our Maggie  from an apparent  pulmonary embolism She had been part of our family for over fifteen years. No words tonight. Magnolia “Maggie” Visotski April 4th, 2003 ~ November 3, 2018  

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I was just advised that today is “National Black Dog Day” We have three, black dogs but,  there is only one Maggie. She could care less about the recognition as long as she gets a piece of cheese.  

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On The Happy Side Of Florence

For the last week, we have been told to prepare. We did and now have enough bottled water, peanut butter and canned tuna for the next year. Fortunately for us, it’s been more bark than bite and not very “epic” … Continue reading

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