THE BLOG

A collection of random musings about life, creativity, humour and wellness

July 22, 2020

A fellow photographer shared a quote last week.  No one knows who to attribute it to, but none the less, this is what it says “If you want to learn what someone fears losing, watch what they photograph”.   And the quote resonated so deeply with me.  If you have followe...

July 2, 2020

We have an important announcement to make....yesterday this reactive child went to the dog park....and was PERFECT.

No...you don"t understand. She was PERFECT! Seriously, guys she was more perfect than her perfect brother. She didn't chase, bark at or cuss out one sin...

June 21, 2020


Today I thought we could all use some more Carmela and Fred dressed up photos. .

The hubby and I feel so lucky to get to live with this comedic pair 24/7. So....as usual every post deserves an interesting story to go with it. Today's is about our little girl Carmela.


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June 11, 2020


If you have followed me for more than a hot minute, you know that I think humour is a underrated tool to enhance your wellbeing. If you know me in real life, you know I love looking for the absurd in the everyday...just so I can have an excuse to weave a funny story a...

January 13, 2020

He left her for an hour to go run an errand...a whole hour...without him....with just Fred and the Mahmah Lady...so basically she was totally and utterly alone..desolate.. unloved...unwanted...the tragedy. (Insert eye roll here)

His penance was 15 minutes of kissing a...

May 30, 2019

I freely admit I’m the kind of Doggy mama who makes people shake their heads. I speak incessantly about them…I cuddle them, kiss them, baby talk them and think nothing about ascribing beliefs, and attitudes to each pup. I’ve been known to have conversations with both p...

May 3, 2019

Two seconds....two seconds of distraction..that is exactly how long it took this kleptomaniac to steal an ENTIRE dill pickle from my plate...hang on...it gets more shocking...he bypassed the chunks of cheese on the same plate to steal the pickle....also I am pretty sur...

October 6, 2018

We may have had a birthday party for a certain 6 year old boy....okay we did!!!  Seriously though.  How could you not?  Click Here to watch the video

August 11, 2018

Carmela insisted on wearing her new Crinoline / Tutu / Thrift Store / Monstrosity thing to the studio today...something about dressing the part of the fashionable Art Director...then she forced me to take these images using her magical short legged cute faced ways. You...

June 18, 2017

896 / 1096 : shit-kick·er (noun)
1. a dog that that kicks shit.
2. Carmela Juanita



Story time.....it has taken me 4 days to get permission from my husband, Gordon,  to share this story with you. Four days for him to forgive and get over it.

Poor Freddy had...

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