In loving memory of Phoebe, May 15, 2008 – September 2, 2016.  Her name means “bright, pure, goddess of the moon…” but oh how she loved the sun.  Even on her last day, she maintained her morning ritual, trekking out to the yard before breakfast to greet the day, to feel the warm rays against […]

“Bailey” Bailey

In loving memory of “Bailey” Bailey: June 2003 – December 2009 “Good morning, sweet Bubby…”, her first words of the day as Megan rolls over to find his big, white, smiling face, only inches from hers, so eager to start the day. She rubs his head and tries, unsuccessfully, to snuggle back under the covers, […]


In loving memory of Nero Cota: March 27, 1997 – February 4, 2009 A beautiful soul left the earth this week.  On Wednesday, February 4, my good friend Nero was put out of his pain after a valiant battle with cancer. Nero, a beautiful, mild mannered German Shepherd lived the first five years of his […]