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Dogs and Lemons: Cures for the Winter Doldrums

It’s Groundhog Day today, and apparently Punxsutawney Phil didn’t see his shadow, so Spring will be arriving early this year. But regardless of whether or not we have to wait less than six weeks for warmer weather, our household is getting a little bored of Winter. I don’t particularly mind the cold and snow or Read the full article…


Goodbye Old Friend

Before there were kids, before Chris and I were married, before I was a homeowner – there was Sydney. I purchased her (and another parakeet, Reykjavik) a couple of months after I moved into my first apartment. Today, our beloved Sydney became still and left this Earth for a place where millet is always plentiful, Read the full article…