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”

What’s in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet

It seems like the simplicity of the “Happy Days” (aka the 50’s) is gone. We called our Grandmother, Grandma. Grandfather, Grandpa. My kids called their Grandmother, Grandma and Grandfather, Grandpa. My first 3 grandchildren call me Uma and their Grandfather, Pop-Pop. The other side of the family is Nana and Grampy. Second son and hisContinue reading “What’s in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet”