Old Man Winter

“Spring passes and one remembers one’s innocence. Summer passes and one remembers one’s exuberance. Autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence. Winter passes and one remembers one’s perseverance.” Yoko Ono As we bid Old Man Winter “adios,” the innocence and...
RIP, Dear Lexi, RIP – Your Family Loves You So,…..

RIP, Dear Lexi, RIP – Your Family Loves You So,…..

On December 31, 2013 we lost Lexi our beloved 4 footed family member for 10 and 1/2 years. Lexi had a very fast acting cancer. Lexi was a huge part of my boy’s life and even after my divorce spent special time with my x-husband, Mike.  She was a dear, shy, wonderful...

It´s Your Responsibility to Educate The Pet Parents

It´s your responsibility to educate! Once again, I heard another sad voice say “I didn´t know that there were unethical pet loss services out there – and now I find out that one of those businesses is who took care of my beloved dog.” It just breaks my heart...

How much is too much to spend on a pet funeral?

Make it be about what the pet parent wants and needs! “How much is too much to spend on your pet´s funeral?” Ah, yes, another article picked up by my Google Alert about pet funerals. Actually it was a blog that was exploring the question “How much is too much to spend...

Another birthday passed,..

While she died eight years ago, I still remember her birthday like it was yesterday. Saturday, March 19th. A day that I will forever remember as “Mico´s birthday.” Oh yea,… I don´t know if that´s the exact date but through some simple math given what...

At the holidays, help them remember,…

The holidays are hard,… how are you helping your families? The holidays are upon us,.. and for those of us that are facing the first holiday season without a beloved pet, this beautiful season is also laced with sadness.  I´m one of those pet parents,… My...