Pet Emergency: What We Learned

One month ago this very second, we were checking Charlie in at Urgent Pet Care. Why? He ate a bottle of strawberry-flavored melatonin—from Costco. And thus began the longest, most nerve-racking 48 hours of my life. Fortunately (and shockingly), we came out unscathed. But on the few occasions I've looked back on it all, I've realized [...]

Here Comes the Sun

Remember when I said I plan my posts way in advance? This one backfired big time. See, it was supposed to be about all of the fun things I've been able to do since spring sprung! With warm weather and sunny days and birds chirping so loudly you can't sleep in but that's okay because it's [...]

I Pray

DON'T WORRY. I'm not here to stand on a pedestal and talk down to you non-believers about your one-way ticket to hell and the many other perils that await, should you choose to turn away from God. I am the last person who would ever be in a position to do that. Instead, I just wanna [...]

Step Out

First thing's first: If you ever just wanna feel awesome, sit back and hit play on José González. Ehh, scratch that. First, you definitely need to watch "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty". Then indulge in José. Both are so underrated it's borderline criminal. As for the actual purpose of this Monday eve's installment, I am very much outside [...]

Dog Days Are Over

Please don't let the title of this post alarm you. Charlie and Maggie aren't going anywhere. But in writing about them, my options for a title were either this or the oh-so predictable tune from Baha Men, and I'm just not feeling that today. Real quick while we're on the topic: I don't agree with dog days [...]