Travel

Dream Vacation Ideas: Giraffe Manor

So this time of year, everyone is thinking about upcoming vacations – where they can go, what they can do.  I won’t have time to travel this year, but I like hearing about fun places to go – someday I will have the chance to travel more! … Read more

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Recipes

The Best Summer Cocktails

So I don’t know about you, but I like to occasionally relax after work or on the weekends with a cocktail.  Only problem – I’m really weird about alcohol.  I don’t like the taste of it all that much, and sometimes I’m just not in the mood for beer or wine. … Read more

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Pets

Rest In Peace, Alabama


I’m sorry to say that this morning I had to euthanize Alabama, my pit bull.  He started having seizures last night.  We were able to keep him fairly calm and pain-free until this morning, when we took him to see the vet, and it was clear that Alabama was ready to go.  … Read more

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Pets

My First Post – and my favorite topic

So this is my first official post on this blog, and it’s going to be on my favorite topic!  To explain, when I decided to start this blog, I figured it would be easier to write regularly if I had some loose guidelines to follow, so I made a schedule that on this day, I’d cover this topic, and on that day, I’d cover that topic (I know, I’m a nerd!).  … Read more

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