Drop

When your dog’s breed contains the word “retriever,” you anticipate that your pup will love a good game of fetch.  What I didn’t realize was how much my retriever would also enjoy carrying things around in her mouth.  On any given day you’ll find her carrying various shoes, socks, stuffed animals, rope toys, gloves, balls …

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Burrs

A Coat of Forgiveness- One of my memories of our Brittany Spaniel is of the burrs that would entangle themselves in her coat after a hunt with my father and brothers.  Eventually, one of us would need to sit down and painstakingly work these burrs out of her long red and white fur.  The first …

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Rejoice

Rejoice with those who rejoice.  Mourn with those who mourn. – Romans 12:15 By nature, I’m reserved.  A healthy dose of introversion leaves me self-conscious and guarded, especially when a conversation calls for strong emotion.  In those moments, I forever find myself at a loss for words and kick myself when all I can find …

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