March Anniversary Weekend in NYC

This ridiculously cold winter weather reminded me of our anniversary weekend trip into NYC last March with Max’s best friend Maureen Beurskens and Marke Baker. I had the photos lying around, but never got around to publishing them. Marke and Maureen live in Charlotte and flew up for the main Read more…

Sophie Grows Up (a bit)

In mid-September, Sophie graduated from kindergarten, or rather “puppy behaviorial enrichment” as it’s called now. She even performed the requisite graduation “trick”, in her case a “roll over” with daddy. We also had a nice visit with Myra and Reivan, which gave the grandparents a chance to dote a bit Read more…

Sophie at 4 Months

At 4 months old, we only have one more puppy kindergarten class with Sophie. Graduation requires us to teach her a “trick”. Yeah RIGHT!! She’s starting to lose some of her baby teeth and being a little better behaved, so she’s earned some additional freedoms. Such as being allowed out Read more…

Summer’s End 2009

In August, we took our usual trip up to the Lake George area to stay with Flo for a week at her cabin in Warrensburg, NY. One of the evenings we took her and Joe to the Sagamore for a wine tasting dinner that was absolutely wonderful. Labor Day weekend Read more…