The cost of good will

July 25, 2015
It's always a shock when service businesses do not understand the concept of customer relations. Although it shouldn't be; we've had enough proof of it over the past 20...

Riley’s Lobster Award

July 1, 2015
When my mom told me I'd gotten a Lobster Award, I was so excited! I do love seafood.  She said her friend, Kim Tackett of Tour of No Regrets nominated me. Mom was...

Dog with blog, again

June 26, 2015
Riley's got the blog again. What's not to like about a dog with blog? Who's that I see out of the corner of my eye? "Listen, buddy. You think you're tough? You ain't...

(My) dog with a blog

June 2, 2015
Seriously? You think this toy is too big for me? I think that leg is just the right size. Let me take a bite of it. I think I'll bite it in the butt, now. Then I'll...

What are your summer plans?

May 31, 2015
This sign reminds me of kids having a long, lazy summer at a cabin, wearing swimsuits 24/7 and jumping into a lake to cool off from time to time.  I can even hear the...

Dogs on parade

May 23, 2015
Do you recognize him? If you're a regular reader, you may remember that this is Rocky, one of my favorite dogs, otherwise known as GCH Fulla Bull Soulja Boy, Best of...

Riley & the Adirondack chair

March 10, 2015
I take a lot of crap about being overly-attached to this cutie pie. Some people think I'm pathological about it, but of course, I don't buy it. I love my dog....

Cute dog photos alert!

February 16, 2015
Did I say that I was tired of cute dog photos? I'm not. Not if they involve our Riley. So today, I'll share a few cute photos of the little rascal. There's no more...

Not going to Westminster Dog Show, after all

February 15, 2015
Cute doggies, aren't they?  We thought we'd be seeing quite a few of them this coming week as we went behind the scenes and watched dogs get primped and poufed for...

The potty train

December 15, 2014
Riley was an only dog for a long time. Well, when I count, it's actually only about two years. But still. He was an only dog for the first part of his life.  And then...

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