No sewing words today. There are other words that have to be written. We said goodbye to our dear friend yesterday. He went peacefully. He gave it up so quick, with no fight. A part of him must have been ready. There was no pain anymore and his head rested in my hands. His eyes… Continue reading Goodbye Dear Friend
I've been trying to keep my mind off what is happening around here with our dog. So much so that I've spent a marathon session getting this topper to the final stage of piecing...the border. I've made the final arrangements for my dear dog today and through tears I've just been sewing...and sewing...and sewing. I'm… Continue reading Quiltville’s Carolina Christmas Mystery Quilt — Ready for Borders!
It happened yesterday. He's worn me down to the point of breakup. And he knew it. I left MTD in the kitchen yesterday while we were at work and I came home to a scene from a really bad "pet hoarder" documentary. I put down towels in case he couldn't 'hold it' but it was… Continue reading He’s broken me.
This is how it goes around here. MTD (Mike The Dog) loves his bed but can't figure out how to get his back legs in underneath him so he often will just crash. Normally, he should be going the other way, the longer lenghthwise way. A little bit more comfortable then having your head banged… Continue reading Let sleeping dogs lie?
Just a quick update on MTD. I received the blood and urine reports this past Monday and talked to Dr. Schwartz. All digits look good and there hasn't been much change in the numbers since February so the best belief is an infection. We are on now a 14 day treatment. Poor guy is walking… Continue reading Just a quick update on MTD
When I walked the dog this morning there was a decisive chill in the air that comes this time of year. I needed to wear a fleece jacket to fend it off. A flock of Canadian Geese squawed above me as I rounded the park corner towards home and steam was rising on the manmade… Continue reading Fall Weather is closing in