December 18, 2009

Feliz Navidad

Feliz Navidad, Buon Natale, Merry Christmas. I can’t believe Christmas is a week away.  I’m so not ready.  Being in the southern hemisphere doesn’t help either as my mind just can’t make the association between the long days and warm weather and the concept of Santa on his sleigh.   I […]
November 13, 2009

Nina’s first grooming: November 8, 2009

Unlike my niece who is of the species homo sapien, our little girl is a canis lupus familiaris, aka: Dog! Nina and Bruce bonded very well together in my absence and now Nina recognizes us both equally as her pack leader!  She’ll follow either one of us around and especially […]
November 12, 2009

Sienna Grace: October 2009

    Can I just show you how cute she is? Week 1:   Week 2.  Everyone gets involved.  It takes a village to raise a child, ain’t that the truth! Week 3.  We’re finally getting out and about.  And she’s growing like a fiend.  8 lb 9 oz!   […]
November 11, 2009

Destination: USA, October 7 – November 4, 2009

Ah, I’m back a week now from my trip to the States.  What a whirlwind trip it was with a quick trip up to Portland and then 2 1/2 weeks in San Francisco where I was given the great gift of witnessing my nieces’ first few weeks of life and […]