Just Out of Our Awareness

Have you ever been somewhere – maybe a room in your house, a store, a public place, or at an event - and you became aware of something in your presence, but long after you arrived there?   You thought you could sense (see, feel, know, touch, or taste) all that was in front of …

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Living A Life That’s Golden

  I'm taking my freedom Pulling it off the shelf I'm taking my freedom Wherever I choose to go It will take me far I'm livin' my life like it's golden Livin' my life like it's golden, golden I'm taking my own freedom Putting it in my song Singing loud and strong Grooving all day …

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Ben and Denali – Companionship That Transcends Time

When someone you love walks through the door, even if it happens five times a day, you should go totally insane with joy. I came across something today that moved me to tears within minutes. I am a sensitive woman, but few things move me to tears that easily.  This did. Maybe it's because I …

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Finding Hope Through Writing About Loss

Have you ever lost an animal companion so suddenly and unexpectedly that you struggled to come to terms with it for weeks, months, or even years? If you follow this blog, chances are you view your pets as part of the family, just like I do. I'd like to tell you about my experience of healing …

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Leave Paw Prints on Their Hearts!

Seasons Greetings! Merry Christmas! Blessed Hanukkah! Happy Holidays! No matter what you are celebrating and honoring, I hope this finds you and your family having a stress-free week!  I giggled as I wrote that, because the reality (that we all know too well) is that this week can be incredibly hectic.  From family vacations, trips to relatives' …

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Celebrate Them Every Day.

We seek the comfort of another.  Someone to share the life we choose.  Someone to help us through the never ending attempt to understand ourselves.  And in the end, someone to comfort us along the way.  ~ Marlin Finch Lupus Today I am celebrating the birthday of one of my greatest teachers.  I have had …

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The Bridge of Light and Love

There are dark days, but we can find the Light.  I believe animals help us to do just that.

Friendship

Today is Friendship Day, and I am reminded of the many animals in my life (past & present) that I consider a friend.  I honor each animal that has been a gift and a friend at the times in my life when I needed them most. I know that the ones who are no longer …

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