In My Own Backyard

I’m sad to see that Summer is dusting off her luggage and starting to pack it up and head out of town. I love you Summer!  You will be missed by me. Now that the University of Central Missouri is in full swing I want to share with you what flew over the other day.Continue reading “In My Own Backyard”

Who Are you?

After posting Love is the Key on January 19th of this year, it still stands. I just love my dogs. Maybe they have replaced caring for my granddaughters full time. LOL I do call Teddy Roosevelt (the pup) Penny June (the girl) from time to time. I have even called Penny Teddy, oops. It mustContinue reading “Who Are you?”

Love is the Key

This season of my life has been hard. I lost my best pup the beginning of November and then came to the close of semester as I wrapped up caring for our youngest grand daughter. I was grieving. Big time. I had cared for our granddaughters for the most of the last five years ofContinue reading “Love is the Key”

Old Drum Festival – Happenings Around The Burg

The Old Drum Festival……. no drums to be found.  However, the story of the dog, Old Drum, is what put The Burg on a map…… maybe.  Here is part of a short article about the true story of Old Drum: “Old Drum, a hound dog, was shot dead in 1869 by Samuel “Dick” Ferguson, nephewContinue reading “Old Drum Festival – Happenings Around The Burg”

I Love My Dogs

I have a beautiful Airedale Terrier named Hayley Mills after a childhood favorite actor.  I also have an adorable mutt named George Bailey after Jimmy Stewart’s character in the classic It’s a Wonderful Life. I’m not the only person to name their dog with the full name of a favorite star or character.  Lorlei Gilmore did it:Continue reading “I Love My Dogs”

Day 5 of NaBloPoMo……. ugh

Here we are on day five of the blogging challenge blogher.com   and I’m doubting myself.  I am blogging at night for the following day which totally puts me out of sinc.  I’m doing this because I am out of town helping with my grand daughters who are 2.5 years and 2 weeks.  My backContinue reading “Day 5 of NaBloPoMo……. ugh”