Category Archives: My Dogs

Another cold weekend…

The last week has been cold.  Very cold.  Daytime highs in the mid -20 range at the warmest and around -30 or so at night.  I have not been able to take the dogs out for a hike since last … Continue reading

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Twix’s Gotcha Day

Three years ago today, I added a third dog to my pack, Twix, my pitbull / border collie mix.  Twix got along with Blondie and Hera from the time she first met them and in the three years that she’s … Continue reading

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Seems like winter has arrived…

According to the weather forecast, Southern Alberta is about to enter a deep freeze.  Actually, I think it is all of Alberta.  The temp will drop through the day today to about -20C and some of the nighttime lows over … Continue reading

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Back to the routine – just about…

The insanity of Christmas is over.  Well, I will admit, it isn’t too insane for me.  No kids, just three dogs who are always happy to get something.  I ordered new collars for them, they are embroidered with their names … Continue reading

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A good vet visit :)

On Friday afternoon, Hera and I headed to Calgary for her follow-up vet visit so they could look at her ear infection.  She’s doing very well and the infection is nearly cleared up which is great. I also met a … Continue reading

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7/11 and a return trip to Calgary…

Last night I had to do some zipping around after work.  On the way home, I stopped at 7/11.  They have a hot food section nowadays, this is new in the last few years.  The food is actually pretty good, … Continue reading

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Another quick weekend…

It has been a pretty easy-going weekend.  I wanted to make pasta sauce, didn’t get to that, unsure why, laziness perhaps…  I did make banana bread today, for the first time ever and it turned out really well.  I was … Continue reading

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A trip to the vet…

Over last weekend, Hera was showing signs that her right ear was bothering her.  On Tuesday, I called and made an appointment for the vet.  Overnight, I guess it got worse and her ear was really bothering her and I … Continue reading

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I think Winter is here…

It looks like winter is here.  We got about 6″ of snow or snow yesterday and it’s snowing again today and we are under a Winter storm warning for the day.  It’s cold, -12C right now and windy, so it’s … Continue reading

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Saturday, a day of nothingness…

Last week was interesting at work.  Monday through Wednesday were insanely busy which made the days zoom on by.  Thursday was what I would call a normal day and Friday was much more relaxed, not busy at all. Yesterday, it … Continue reading

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