The Dog

Like My Dreams They Fade and Die

The Dog By December 13, 2017 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

For instance, if I say, “Do you want Bacon?” Bella immediately appears from wherever she’s been hiding and starts licking her lips. If I say, “If you sit on the couch with me I will cover you in a blanket and snuggle with you.” She will jump onto the couch or run away depending on her mood. But if I say, “This isn’t a bubble gun, it is a milk frother.” She cocks her head to the side and stares at me and says, “You’re a moron who can’t work a bubble gun correctly.” in perfect French.

More Moving Stuff

The Dog By June 12, 2015 Tags: , , No Comments

Bella loves being able to go in and out as she pleases, so the backyard has slowly been destroying the Everything Is Awful thought bubble she has hanging out over her head. This has also been a huge improvement to Chad’s sleep schedule, since for the last 4+ years, every few nights or more, Bella wakes him up to take her outside so she can either pee or sniff all the grass on the property. I would be more than happy to take her outside, but she doesn’t wake me up. Probably because I could sleep through an earthquake.

Spain Family 2014

The Dog, Year In Review By January 2, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

If you have spoken to us, visited facebook, follow us on instagram, or wandered onto this website any time in the last year, you would know that 2014 was the year of running. We participated in three 10ks and six half marathons through four states and two countries; and ran in six states if you add Colorado and Illinois just for…

Spain Family 2013

The Dog, Year In Review By January 9, 2014 Tags: , , , , 2 Comments

Chad turned the big 3-0 this year, graduated from Residency and has a “real” job! I use quotation marks because when he was in residency he worked 80+ hours a week, now he works 40. It’s nice, and weird, to have him home more… no one is more excited than Bella 🙂 I tried to be but I don’t have a tail. Now, if only he could get his patients to stop asking when he will be turning 18 – then it might feel REAL for Chad.