My Life Head On

One Step Forward, 2 Steps Back

| October 18, 2015

Last night was full of nightmares again. Another night of tears. Another night of emptiness giving way to another day without my faithful protector. I dragged myself out of bed early to go to an all day meeting. As if Sunday meeting wasn’t horrible enough, it just had to be all day as well. As […]


| October 12, 2015

I really don’t know what I would do without the amazing people in my life. Today I did one of the hardest things and they were there. The outpouring of love they have sent since last night has just been so comforting. I had to move Renegade from the ER to my hospital today. One […]


| October 7, 2015

I had to bring Renegade into work with me today. He has had a cough and its starting to concern me. He is still my happy bouncy boy, but the cough has been waking him up at night. We ran some blood work and took some x-rays. We are worried about a few lesions in […]

Portuguese Water Dog

| March 12, 2013

Grooming Tub

| July 17, 2012

The new grooming tub arrived today just 4 days after it was ordered. It is a beautiful little tub. We still have soome time before it can move it in to the new store though. It is here and ready as soon as the store is.


| June 18, 2012

I have been looking ahead at the possibility of expanding my grooming business. I have been discussing opening a small grooming area in. Pet health food store a good friend of mine is looking to open. I have been a little bit stressed because I would not be able to devote as much time to […]

Back in Business

| June 14, 2012

The new motor came today for my forced air drier/clipper vac combo unit! My brother and I quickly went to work taking apart the housing and disconnecting the old motor. We got it all taken apart and the new motor inside in just a few minutes. I am back in business now.

Taylor and Romulus Fun Day in the Park

| June 9, 2012

We had a great time today! We had many wonderful dogs come visit the booth I was running. We trimmed toenails, painted nails, made pretty bows, and did temporary glitter and blo pen decorations on our four legged visitors. everyone was so well behaved and we had a great time. I had several friends help […]

Getting ready

| June 6, 2012

Mr. Renegade has been my guinea pig for Saturday’s benefit event. I have been trying to come up with ideas on neat things to do for dark haired dogs and dogs with coarser coats. Both of which describe Renegade. He doesn’t have long hair so I can’t really throw a bow in it either.  I […]

Win or Lose

| June 3, 2012

We have been busy doing some new make overs technology wise with them family business. My brother has been working overtime to make everything work. I was just barely able to drag Joey off the computer long enough to join us at the race track today. Adam’s family was headed out to Arlington to watch […]