Our Sunday Ritual: Hiking with Our Herders

We’ve been taking the dogs hiking every Sunday. We’ve also taken them to herd sheep, but that’s not always a practical option. So, most Sundays we leave the house around noon and drive thirty minutes to a nature preserve that’s … Continue reading

Lions and Aussies and Neurosis, Oh My

I have either inherited–or somehow created–a wild herd of dogs with special needs. Let me rephrase: I have a herd of dogs, and each one has its own set of special needs. I’m not quite sure where I went wrong, … Continue reading

The iPad Doesn’t Fall Far from the Charger

I had to get glasses today. Well, actually, I went to the eye doctor last week, because I was having trouble focusing at work. But, I picked them up today. So, now I have to worry about my brain and my eyes … Continue reading