Our beloved pet has developed serious issues with her bile ducts and as such, is not getting all she needs from her liver. We know we’re not going to have her company for as long as we’d like. I have always planned on writing a ‘celebrate Sasha’ story and so I decided to write it before she passes….just in case she sneaks onto the Internet to read my blog – this one’s for you Sasha, we love you! Continue reading
I’ve heard it said that some people are cat people and some are dog people. The other day I found this article online as I was looking into the background info before writing my story here.
Being the firstborn amongst your siblings I guess has some advantages. We typically don’t have to wear hand-me-downs, we get the most baby pictures taken of us, we can steal our siblings’ Halloween candy and we tend to be ‘grandma’s boy’ (or girl). There are a few disadvantages documented in the parenting textbooks, but there can be some other lesser-known disadvantages. In my case, I have a much different set of memories of my birth father than my siblings have. Their relationship with my dad was, (I am sure), better than mine was (which I’m glad for). Continue reading