Goodbye Gia

Well today Gia the Dog has left us to go to school. She is scheduled to be a seeing eye dog. Which was not what I put out to the universe… but obviously the universe had a different plan. I do take great comfort in remembering meeting a visually challenged woman this past summer who 

Continue Reading…

The Snow Plow Parent

Recently, one of my kids was  planning to meet with a friend and I realized that things are much different now then when I was growing up, in many ways of course. But what I’m referring to specifically relates to this recent situation. My husband said to me once ‘It didn’t matter where I went 

Continue Reading…

Bake your cake and eat it too!

“I realized that life is a question and how we live it is our answer.” A quote from the book ‘The One Thing’ by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan.  It’s Sunday afternoon, I’m baking a cake and our ‘Guide Dog’ in training is napping in her kennel and it occurs to me after recently reading 

Continue Reading…