A Real Bait-and-Switch Puppy Email

Did anybody else get this email today? Sender: April News You Can Use Subject: Attention: Cute puppy alert, Elysse! That sound promising, right? So I open it, and it has a picture of a happy lady, maybe it’s summertime, she’s snuggling a fluffy dog. And then I start to read: Thinking about adopting a furry friend? There are many benefits to owning a pet, both … Continue reading A Real Bait-and-Switch Puppy Email

On Crying & Dog-Birthdays

Okay, this is going to be a little bit about the wedding again, but I swear it’s really about how it’s CHARLIE’S FOURTH BIRTHDAY!!! (Aka 6 months since we adopted Charlie from the shelter.) In case you’re wondering, shelters guess a dog’s age by looking at their teeth (as far as we’ve read). For whatever reason, Charlie’s teeth made him look 3.5 years old. So the … Continue reading On Crying & Dog-Birthdays

Everything’s Just Dandelion (Tea)

Hi guys. It’s been a while but in my defense I thought I hadn’t blogged since before we moved, so it’s actually been… less while. The really big news is that we got a dog, a 4-year-old (ish) bichpoo. That was actually the last thing we did in 2015 — we found Charlie at our local shelter on December 30th. He probably had the worst … Continue reading Everything’s Just Dandelion (Tea)