It’s more than just the day after Easter

Honoring My Beautiful Mico She was already in the hospital as she had become dehydrated fighting that nasty cancer. She needed fluids to be strong enough for her surgery the next day. I knew she was in good hands so we went about our day with our Easter celebrations. Family. Brunch. Mass. Denial. Chris was […]

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RIP, Big John Gillis

Give Benny a hug for me. Goodbye Benny, we LOVE you! “See You in September” and “All my Loving” were the last two songs we heard together on the radio. It wasn´t my station, but they were my songs… I listened to them, and played them on the air long before you were born. Today […]

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The most hated sports figure for 2012!

Michael Vick still reigns! According to the Bleacher Report, Vick is still dealing with the backlash from a federal conviction on dog fighting charges. Interestingly enough, about 60 percent of fans polled disliked Vick, tying him with Woods, but more people expressed a strong dislike for Vick compared to Woods. Did you read that? People […]

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Unconditional Love – Even in Death

The true love of our pets It was a tragedy heard round the world, the loss of numerous Navy SEALs in combat. A loss that breaks anyone´s heart; tugging at my heart even more with a son-in-law SEAL. But, what began to tug even more so at hearts was a photo taken at U.S. Navy […]

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Pet Parents Say “I Do!”

As a pet parent, we want it all for our four-legged kids! Pet Parents Say “I Do!” Ah, yes, one more area that pet parents are saying “pets are family, too!” The Wall Street Journal had another fabulous article reporting on yet another trend in the pet industry – pets in weddings! Most recently, at […]

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Today – I celebrate my precious, Mico.

Another birthday passed – Another year remembered. Saturday, March 19th. A day that I will forever remember as “Mico´s birthday.” Oh yea,… I don´t know if that´s the exact date but through some simple math given what the Humane Society told me on her age when I adopted her, this seemed like the perfect day. […]

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Your Rights as a Grieving Pet Parent

By planning ahead, you will make sure your pet is honored the way YOU want. As a pet parent, I do all I can for my pets in life. Therefore, when they die, those rights are still mine to do what´s best for them and best for me and my family. So many people do […]

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Honoring Zeus

On this anniversary date of Zeus´ death, I honor him. I´d only met Peggy once – but we instantly became friends. Within a few minutes of our meeting, I was honored to hear the story of her precious Zeus. A Rottie who changed her life – and touched the lives of so many others. Zeus […]

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National Pet Memorial Day – Remember Them

Honor the story of your pets on National Pet Memorial Day Today – I remember them. Those special pets who have died and have touched my soul forever. With their unconditional love and their forever-life lessons, I will always remember those pets I grew up with as well as Mico and Mike The Dog. They […]

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