Monthly Archives: December 2011

Next Steps: Circulation

$171 for 2 rooms in a hotel for New Year’s eve.  5 kids, 2 dogs, 4 adults.  $30/adult, $10/kid, $1/dog and includes breakfast and an indoor pool (Check-in at 3pm, check-out at 11am).  This allows a 6 hour family visit … Continue reading

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A Holiday for the Dogs: Part 3

I went down to the city pound again.  It’s going to get cold again tonight – some extra food would be nice.  The guys had a plumbing problem down there so the water is shut off.  I cleaned out 6 of … Continue reading

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Calls

Some pretty birds over the holidays in southern Texas, and some very unusual bird calls (bird 1, bird 2).  

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Renewal and the Importance of Vowels (Christmas in the middle of Hannukah)

The shabbat service discussed the meaning of hanukkah -renewal, and also, because it is interactive, the rabbi had us break into groups during the service to discuss a rabbi’s point of view of Joseph’s interpretation of pharoah’s dream.  The rabbi … Continue reading

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Rescuing a Tree

The older boy had been sick, and the younger two had caught whatever bug he had.  Now the grandmother also was not feeling well.  Everyone had pretty much moved out to the aunt’s for support.  The grandmother and the middle … Continue reading

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More next steps – 3 pounds

Hearing and pounds More resolution work… 1.  Focus on Spin.  Continue daily lap at dog park with 30 attempts at come on a leash wo other dogs.  Stopping each time the command is issued, and only continuing when he comes … Continue reading

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A Holiday for the Dogs: Part 2

Another drive out to East Texas.  3 pairs of dogs along the side of the road on Hwy 190 between Livingston and the Alabama Coushatta reservation (the first pair running toward me, the middle pair the last pair – a … Continue reading

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