Tag Archives: dogs

Dogs, friends for life


My husband and I are dog people, we love our animals and cannot imagine living everyday without them. We recently got a new puppy; the same breed as before since we are in love with Bernese Mountain Dogs. This is … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, puppies, Tip of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reflections of today, my birthday


September 7th Today is my birthday and it got me thinking and reflecting back on my favorite birthdays in the last 56 years. Two birthdays come to mind; that were my favorites mainly due to the rite of passage.   … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Happy Labor Day 2013 from California


Here are a few quick snapshots for Labor Day 2013, with my dog, Duke and husband.

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Happy Chinese New Year !! We have a new Puppy –


What an incredible weekend – we spent 7 hours driving to Northern California to pick up our new Bernese Mt. Dog, his name is Champion Touchdown Duke.  He is 8 weeks old and the love of my life. Here he … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, Protocol and Etiquette, Tip of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Lazy Dog Cafe – Brea


For those of you that live in the Orange County, Ca area – the former La Vie en Rose structure was demolished in April 2012, to make room for the new Lazy Dog Cafe. While our dog was ill, we … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Daily Prompt: Musical – I would sing to my dog (Broadway Showtunes)


We are preparing for a new fur family member to join our family very soon.  We lost our beloved Touchdown Leilani last September after 10 years, and we are ready to move on with a new dog. I would sing … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, Tip of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dogs provide affection


Dogs provide affection without ambivalence, the simplicity of life free from the almost unbearable conflicts of civilization, the beauty of an existence complete in itself. – Sigmund Freud     Dogs don’t live quite as long as we do, which … Continue reading

Quote | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What is the definition of Value?


Value = Noun – the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance or preciousness of something:  “your support is of great value” Verb – Estimate the monetary worth of something: “his estate was valued at $155,000.” Synonyms: worth, … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, Tip of the Day | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment