Daddy’s girl

A skeptic turned into a zealot.

Marlo’s spirit animal

This water dog is teaching my water dog a few new tricks.

Simple pleasures

Soaking in the heat of early July, my favorite month of the year.

My beautiful destroyer

She’s a living, breathing paper shredder, one that can disfigure rubber balls and canvas and various metal objects.

Water dogs

Where there are cheddar goldfish there is also my first born dog.

Ongoing progress

Seizure Watch 2014 continues and the good news is that Chuck is exhibiting no bad signs.


I only packed a carryon for my trip to Southeast Asia because I was going to be changing planes twice and staying in three different hotels. There was very little room to bring back souvenirs for the girls, and I while I was trying to figure out what to get them I decided that going [...]

My welcome home

The next time I leave I’m afraid I’ll return to a small pyramid fashioned out of giant dried turds.

Some levity for a Friday morning

My very own Snuffleupagus.

Down dog

This is the extent of all the yoga that goes on in our house. Unfortunately it hasn’t cleared the mind of the one who practices it.