How do you properly say goodbye to a friend, a family member, who's been your companion for over a decade? How do you fit over 10 years of life, love, and memories into a single memorial? These are questions I've been struggling with since Barnaby passed away last month. ...continue reading "Barnaby’s Memorial Video"
Hello everyone! I hope your September is off to an awesome start. The weather here started cooling down towards the end of August which the dogs and I have really been enjoying. The gecko girls love the heat of summer but they live in heated tanks so they'll be ok no matter how cold it gets. ...continue reading "The Future of Paw Print"
We're back! Despite having no real motivation to blog here after Barnaby's passing I knew that I wouldn't want to stay away too long. For now I'm going to try to get back to our Monday, Wednesday, Friday post schedule, although I may alter that a bit at some point. We didn't take too long of a break, but I figured I'd start back up with a simple update post. ...continue reading "Pack Update"
Each time we bring a new pet into our lives, we're signing an invisible contract. We agree to care for our new charges, to take them into our homes and make them a part of our families, to always do what's best for them even when what's best isn't cheap, or convenient, or easy. The benefits we receive in return for our doting care are too vast to be put into words. I've yet to read a definition of the word 'love' that I've felt did the feeling any justice. ...continue reading "Honoring Barnaby"
Happy Friday! I know I've mentioned plenty of times before that I work from home. Our apartment isn't huge, so my work space is actually in park of our bedroom. Because I don't like having a lot of electronics in the bedroom, we don't have a TV in the room I spend most of my time working in. Lately I've been getting into playing YouTube videos in the background while I'm working. ...continue reading "April 2017 Pet Favorites!"
Back in February I posted a video of my rabbit, Barnaby, begging for then eating his morning 'cookie'. I had planned on eventually writing a bit more about why I started this ritual with Barnaby. Here's a hint, it's not just because Barnaby loves cookies! ...continue reading "The Rabbit Treat Test"