I came home from running errands, and there was an SUV by my house that looked like my previous realtor’s vehicle. I was not quick enough to get a picture, but with all this clowning around business, I can’t help but let my imagination wonder a little bit….was our previous realtor upset that we ignored … More A mysterious white SUV and other observations
We are moved into the new house. Actually, our stuff is here, but since it’s still in boxes, I don’t know where most things are. I went back to the apartment to clean, and hired cleaners to help me. It’s in pretty good shape now. I just need to put the garbage out for collection. … More We’re In!
When my husband started a new job, we knew he would need to change his appearance. He had been telecommuting from home and his normal business attire was a t-shirt and shorts. For the new job, he needed to wear dress pants, a shirt and a tie. We knew this would be extra work for … More Changing Appearances
Hi, Bailey here again, filling in for Mom. Mom has spent a lot of time today unsubscribing from various email lists. It’s a lot of work. Mom has several email accounts: One in her maiden name, one in her married name, etc. She realized last week that she is on several emailing lists in several … More Please Unsubscribe Me
Hi Bailey here again, filling in for Mom. While Mom and Dad don’t agree, today was the best day ever. Ok, well it was the best day for me. My best friend Blitz came over to play today! That’s Blitz, the black dog in the picture. You already know me. Mom was going out the … More Today was the best day ever!
Happy Friday Everyone! Your friend, Bailey
Hi, Bailey here filling in for Mom again. Mom decided I should go through my pictures and post my funny positions I have gotten into through the course of the year. Believe it or not, my picture above is a position that I get into very often. It’s very comfy! This is what I do … More Do I look comfy to you? Year End Edition, 2014
What’s that sound I hear? It sounds like the crinkling of a cheese wrapper! I love cheese. I’ll just wander over and see what Mom is doing. She can’t resist my cute face. What’s that you’re doing there, Mom? I thought I heard some crinkling noises and I wanted to protect you. That doesn’t … More Bailey wants cheese
Hi, Bailey here. I just found out my mom doesn’t need to have Chemo! She has been sleeping in the living room on a strange looking bed, with some kind of weird noise that makes it go up and down. I don’t mind though, because it’s no much easier for me to wake up Mom … More Bailey has good news for you
I was trying to open the package of shredded Mozzarella cheese to put on my salad, when I noticed that I was holding the bag upside down, the zip-lock had unzipped, and the cheese was pouring onto the floor. Bailey, meanwhile, began fixing the problem. He didn’t say anything to embarrass me, he just quietly … More Bailey hit the Jackpot
Yes, Bailey’s at it again, making himself comfortable! Have a good day everyone!
We had an interesting conversation at Bible Study yesterday. We were talking about getting closer to God, to desiring his presence. God does bless us with “things” but sometimes He just wants US to want HIM. I taught my dog to “shake hands” and reinforced it by giving him a doggie treat. So now, when … More Dog is God spelled backwards
Shamus and Bailey were cousins. They were purchased from the same breeder, up by the Canadian border. Shamus was nine years older than Bailey. This is a picture of the cousins together 2 summers ago. You can tell by their faces it was a hot day! Shamus is on the left. Bailey is on the … More And so, we say goodbye to Shamus
Mom is working on her blog about the Federal Reserve. She has been mumbling under her breath a lot. She is fact-checking and looking for pictures. And mumbling under her breath. A lot. What is the Creature from Jekyll Island, Mom? I never heard of that. It sounds scary! Don’t worry Mom! I’ll protect you! … More Mom will be Unplugged Today, so I am filling in — Love Bailey
Hi, Bailey here. Mom is taking a day off from blogging today. She overworked herself yesterday. Then today, someone came over and worked on the kitchen floor. There is furniture all over the place. Mom said she’ll be back tomorrow with more stories! Have a good day. I want to say a special hello to … More Mom is taking today off!
Bailey had a big day today walking the trails at the Battlefield park. Here he is next to one of the cannons used during the Battle of Saratoga in 1777. When we first started out this morning, we really had a tough time coaxing Bailey to get into the car. I guess he was afraid … More Bailey’s Saratoga Battlefield Adventure
If you’ve been around my blog any length of time, you’ve met my dog Bailey. He is a short-hair Collie. He looks like “Lassie with a haircut.” Other folks have remarked that he looks like he is part Greyhound. And he certainly runs fast, when he’s in the mood. Bailey enjoys a good game of … More Bailey asks, “Who will play Tug-of-War with me?”
Yes, he does look like Lassie with a haircut. He is actually a Short-Haired Collie, also known as a Smooth Collie. But don’t let the shorter hair fool you! He sheds like a machine! My husband (Mr. Porter) bought Bailey from a breeder up by the Canadian Border. Hubby’s family had several dogs of this … More Meet Bailey, the Canadian Cheese Hound
What’s that smell?! I was just sitting here, minding my own business, and I noticed a terrible smell. To make matters worse, the smoke alarm started beeping. Loudly! Mom must be cooking again. I don’t know why she does the things she does. She puts something into a pan, and then goes into another room … More Oh no, Mom is cooking again!