Category Archives: Emily

Summer solstice, Big Bear Lake and more

Rufus’ farewell tour continues. The week of June 10th through June 14th (after two consecutive weeks of hiking), we stayed home and rested. After our Father’s Day meetup (June 16th), which was really fun, we kept taking it easy. #RestAndRelaxation … Continue reading

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Dachshund Sunday Funday

Today was another Dachshund Sunday Funday. ❤ Our Father’s Day meetup was an intimate group but fun. We had seven sweet sausage hounds and four families. We had a 14-weeks-old puppy, three seniors (including Rufus) and three daring dachshunds in … Continue reading

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Netflix and Chill

Sometimes we don’t need to reinvent the wheel, but just do it better, and that’s what I believe our friends at Scruff have done.  Continue reading

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Chasing waterfalls

Don’t go chasing waterfalls! Please, stick to the rivers and the lakes that you’re used to. 🙂 #TLC #Waterfalls wa·ter·fall /ˈwôdərˌfôl,ˈwädərˌfôl/ noun a cascade of water falling from a height, formed when a river or stream flows over a precipice … Continue reading

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Dachshund Sunday Funday

As another Sunday comes to an end, we’re grateful for the opportunity to spend some quality time with our long-time friends. ❤ Today was our monthly meetup, and although the turnout was an inmate group, a visit to the dog … Continue reading

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Carrizo Plain National Monument

Last week after our adventure to see the beautiful poppies in Lancaster, we decided to take the pack to the Carrizo Plain National Monument. It was a scenic, serene and sweet satisfaction for the soul. Exactly what we needed in the wake … Continue reading

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Poppy season

I move forward like the seasons That season ends, then another begins — Greyson Chance With my father’s recent passing, we’re certainly mindful of taking advantage of as many opportunities as we can each day. ❤ I have wanted to … Continue reading

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Dogs make me a healthy and happier human

It’s true. Having dogs in my life has made me a healthier and happier human. ❤ I say this pretty often, and many folks that have cute canine companions agree. But some people (often those without dogs or pets) think … Continue reading

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Happy Thursday

Hello friends. Last week was emotionally rough for us with Rufus’ dental cleaning being denied, but it’s a new week and we’re pushing forward. Life and time stop for no man or dog. Truthfully, we took this week off. After … Continue reading

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Sitting with Santa, a family tradition

Hi friends. I don’t know about y’all, but I have had zero motivation to do anything this holiday season. Ha! 🙂 I mean, we’re totally enjoying it. The house is decorated and festive. And, our time with our family at … Continue reading

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