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Dog Funnies

If your house is like ours,  your pet – or pets – quite often seem to rule-the-roost. So when I saw the cartoons below, I could totally relate.  In our defense, we’re not to the point of letting Bear have our bed but he does have a bit of OCD and likes his schedule to […]

Sugar Free Cheesecake Brownies . . . & Raccoons

Well this post was intended for a few days ago – but then around here things never seem to go as planned. Just too much to do and not enough time.   And then on top of that, there was the raccoon. I’ve not had many encounters with ‘wild’ animals since we’ve lived here – […]


In spite of it being Fall, it feels more like summer around here.  According to our weatherman, we are to have our first ‘fall’ cool front next week – and it can’t get here too soon for me.   Regardless of the weather, we enjoy sitting on the deck but since we lost our oak […]