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Things don’t always go as we hope

As suspected the other day, Smudgie was in pre-labor. Dogs will sometimes go into nesting mode before they go into actual labor. Smudgie was nesting on and off for about 24 hours, digging in her bed and after I switched … Continue reading

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Sunday was the longest week I’ve ever had

This is a long story so you may want to grab a hot drink, sit in your favorite chair and get comfortable. It actually all started Saturday night as I noticed Mercy getting more restless. I lined her crate with … Continue reading

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It’s been a hard day’s night

I honestly couldn’t remember what day it was when I woke up. And when I woke up it wasn’t morning, but the middle of the day. The day that I couldn’t remember which one it was. I’m starting to sound … Continue reading

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Back in full swing!

Well, I arrived home Monday morning around 2 am after traveling and being awake for close to 27 hours! (I don’t recommend that :P) But it is really hard to sleep in airports and on airplanes, and then there was … Continue reading

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The struggle

Well, Smudgie’s delivery didn’t go as I’d hoped. Thankfully, it all ended well. But there was a period of time when we had quite a struggle on our hands! It was one of the most dramatic births I’ve ever been … Continue reading

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Ice cream makes things better

Did anyone else go through the braces phase as a preteen/teenager? I did. So did my brother and some cousins. My uncle was our orthodontist.  I remember my mom driving us forty-five minutes (one way) to his office about once … Continue reading

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I tried

The dogs all have those nice fuzzy blankets in their crates to sleep with at night. Well, everyone but Noah. Last time I gave him one, he ate part of the blanket; a big part! The other night, I thought … Continue reading

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