Reign It Back In

There it is, you’ve gone and momentarily lost your mind.  Out of your mouth came a slew of non-sequiturs, as you tried to pin-point your emotions, and needs, but they were lost in your inner tornado.  Ah, life.  So, how do we regroup? …

Neighborhood Wisdom

I ran into a wonderful lady that I occasionally see while I am out dog walking.  She and I were updating each other on our lives, and she imparted to me that she might be losing her job.  She works in a school system with troubled youth, and…

Not Me

I have been a dog walker for eleven years now, and over that time it seems that more and more cars are no longer stopping at the stop signs.  Occasionally, people will slow down slightly before gassing through the intersection, or will quick…

Finding Flexibility

It’s official!  My boyfriend, and his dog, have moved in with us!  Three dogs, two humans, in a two bedroom condo in Chicago.  Mind you, they were here every weekend, so we have been practicing for this moment for quite a while, but everything…