Not too long ago I took the Kroger Fur Baby Challenge*. It is their "pamper your pets at Kroger" campaign. Over the past few months they have increased the brands of pet food they sell. Where I like the increase in brands I have noticed that they predominantly get in foods with chicken as the... Continue Reading →
When it comes to taxes here are ten ways to tell you are procrastinating: Even though you don't like to, or normally don't, fold socks; you dump out that large box of socks and fold them. Even though it is snowing outside; you find some yard work that just can't wait to get done. You... Continue Reading →
Jumping spider sunning in the window. Post inspired by the Daily Photo Challenges: Window, Glow, and Rounded.
Chickens are anything but pedestrian even when they are just hanging around and especially not when they want the nut. Post inspired by Photo Challenge: Pedestrian
Every now and then I babysit a family members ten month old puppy. My eight year old dog lets him know that he is in charge. One of my dogs rules is that the puppy cannot come up the stairs. So the puppy sits and waits for him to come down and play; or for... Continue Reading →
For a few years now small birds have attempted to build a nest under the edge of the roof on this small ledge. Most of the time they give up. This year however two birds worked really hard to get the job done: Up close it seems like a small and unusual location to... Continue Reading →
When it came to finding a new veterinary clinic for my puppy, I did a lot of research. I reviewed their websites, reviews, and information about the veterinarians at the clinics. Part of the decision making process included phone calls to ask about vaccinations. In the end I finally found a new clinic that I... Continue Reading →
Sugar ants seem to stake out their territory; as much as I stake out mine. Once they find a food source them come out in a dense pack to gobble it all up. Battling them is an ongoing challenge. The other day I put down some maple syrup to get them to go to one... Continue Reading →