Love Is

Love is the big things; Shared beliefs and dreams, A common life compass, Finances, spirituality, world views, The mundane, the marvelous, The day to day of lives entwined. But love is in the small things, too; In comfortable silence, Silly inside jokes, Holding hands in joy and sorrow, Talking into the night, Small acts of … More Love Is

Shiva or Sybil?: Experiences Living with a Crazy Feline

Be afraid…be very afraid. The night before last we saw another side of Shiva…a wicked crazy one. I don't know if the storm put her on edge, or if the approaching solar eclipse cross wired her brain. Her tail was twitching (a sign I am quickly learning to pay close attention to) and her eyes … More Shiva or Sybil?: Experiences Living with a Crazy Feline

Shiva the Diva, a Chill Border Collie, and Healing Hearts

It has now been five days since we brought Queen Shiva the Diva into our home after she had been surrendered to our veterinarian's practice. It was a surprise to both Dan and me- we thought it would be a while before we brought another animal into our family after losing Kasey and Cooper unexpectedly … More Shiva the Diva, a Chill Border Collie, and Healing Hearts