Psalms 144: 5-6 Bow Thy heavens, O Lord, and come down; Touch the mountains, that they may smoke; Flash forth lightning and scatter them; Send out Thine arrows and confuse them. New American Standard (NAS) Crackle. Bright Flashes. Run. God’s mighty power can be seen in nature above and on the mountains. We are reminded … Continue reading Run. Lightening. Thunder
INCLINE. Private Property -keep out. Waiting for a parking spot at the bottom because there are so many people ignoring the sign on this one mile straight up stair climbing, butt buster in Manitou Springs, CO. Pikes Peak and the Incline are two hikes that most of the hikers in Colorado Springs try to accomplish. … Continue reading Reaching Hiking Goals
No dogs in the kitchen. The foster girls learned that in an afternoon but never could figure out how I knew they were in there. (Clicking of dog nails on floor not carpet.) They have not stopped scratching, but it is less intense. I received emails about what I will have to do about the … Continue reading Recovery for the Britts… and me
When the vet came into the exam room, he asked what was wrong. I pointed to the normally vivacious dog stretched out on the floor not moving and said, “My dog is dying.” He dropped to the floor beside him, took his temperature, and said, “Do you think he may have eaten a foreign substance?” … Continue reading Post PantyHose Surgery: Let my count the dollars
Brittany Foster Mom. My new identity. I picked up Shiloh and Abby in Denver after their trip across Nebraska over four days. I had apprehension about seeing these beautiful girls. They are what we call “owner Surrender” when the original owner can no longer keep their dogs. This one was because of divorce. How could … Continue reading Fleas? Fantastic!
Each adventure with my Brittany seemed to lead to the next one. The red plastic that mysteriously exits from the body not having a known place of origin. The desire to find some smelly deceased creature to sniff and chew on and bring to me as their special gift. This next ingestion tops the list. … Continue reading How much do I love the Dog? Number 2. Count the dollars?
Some stories about my dogs because I am becoming a Foster Mom to Brittanys. My 11 year old Brittany, Dusty, became blind 2 years before he died. He adapted well and his sense of smell has become very intense. I had to put childproof locks on all my cabinets: under the sink where there is … Continue reading How much do I love you dog? Let me count the dollars….
II Samuel 22:2-3 The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; My God, my rock in whom I take refuge… New American Standard (NAS) Childfree. Childless. Loss of a dream. The realization of this loss took me to a small village and a cabin that I rented. L’Abri is a retreat area … Continue reading Loss propels walks
Ps 119: 105 Thy Word is a Lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path. New American Standard (NAS) Have you ever fallen on a hike? Our lives sometimes look like a stumble or fall that makes us wonder “where is the light on my path”? Most hikers have slid down a slope, … Continue reading Falling on your path
Life Means So Much I Love this Song by Chris Rice. Hear it by checking out the link above. Lyrics are copied below. Song By: Chris Rice Every day is a journal page Every man holds a quill and ink And there’s plenty of room for writing in All we do is believe and think … Continue reading Life Means So Much -Teach us to Count the Days