Category Archives: borzoi


Raining big dogs

We faithfully went to the barn for our coffee over the weekend, but we had rain, a little more rain and even more rain. Our poor acre has no idea what to do with all […]

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Rumor has it

The white stuff is coming again late tomorrow night. Really? We’ve had so many winter days like this that I have completely lost count.  I’ve been watching the weather and I almost don’t believe them. […]

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Spring is just around the corner

We spent quite a bit of time outside today. The season’s are getting ready to change and it feels so good. The mornings have started out around 34°, but by afternoon, they are lobbying for […]

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Whatcha doing mom?

Nobody knows what mom does in the barn when the doors are closed.  The doggies hope it is something for them. The birds hope it is something for them. The squirrels have high hopes too. […]

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Forever etched In my memory

I took this in a dark lot at the intersection of three busy streets. It was late, nearing 11 pm and only Zip accompanied me. I’ve stayed off of social media a lot more these […]

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Our morning coffee view

Sunday morning. Oh how I love my relaxed cup of coffee in the barn with Karen. I’ve discovered that we get up way earlier than the birds. Pete, our hummingbird, is always up when we […]

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Be careful what you wish for

After all the freezing and snow last week came 50° and rain this week. Our yard is a smoothy mess of mud with a little bit of grass showing.  The dogs love it. They can […]

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A better day

Today was much better for Zippy. Thank goodness. That boy had me pretty worried yesterday. He ate his breakfast, not with a whole lot of enthusiasm, but he at. I told him he was going […]

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Still under the weather

Our boy isn’t feeling too well right now.  I took him to the emergency clinic on Sunday night around midnight. They did X-rays and blood work and didn’t come back with anything conclusive. I took […]

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Tonight they belong in the barn

We’ve had freezing weather, snow, freezing rain and today a down pour. At least the temps hovered around 40°. The ground is still frozen and that translates to standing water. Lots of it.  These two […]

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