Trixie Diaries: Six Months, How Time Flies

She’s six months old this week and not sure how it’s gone so fast. Although, she has not problem being a lap dog. The amazing shrinking panda bear. And obligatory Easter puppies. She’s just the best puppy. Sweet as can be, listens, and learns quickly. And aside from her recent predilection for chewing on inappropriate…

Welcome Little Willow

Willodene Jolene has landed.   She’s about 6-7 months old, which completely goes against my “oldest/longest kitty in the shelter” rule. After fostering a mama (Missy) and her five 1-day old kittens (Jake!) I swore off kittens forever. But this girl picked me, so who am I to refuse? Once it’s determined my new additions…

Trixie Belle At 15 Weeks

I may have more formal photos later this week, but for now, going with crazy, sleeping puppy. It takes a lot of energy to grow a puppy to Great Dane size, so there is a lot of sleeping going on…and poor Scout is her favorite pillow. Every time I come into the living room, she’s…

Trixie Belle At 9 Weeks

The level of cuteness in my house is off the charts: Trixie’s 9.5 week photo Making great progress in their relationship 8-week sweater (Scout hand-me-down) She outgrew the other sweater in the first week – this one was Scout’s at 12-14 weeks, and was roomy on her. I think Trixie will be out of this…

Morning Walks: Mountain River

Scout and I continue our morning adventures. The weather has been beautifully cool and crisp in the mornings. But the water was still comfortable enough to dip my toes in for a bit. Scout is doing great. I was hoping these walks, far from our usual routine, would take my mind off Bixby. Walking through…