Monthly Archives: August 2012

Rusty’s Play Date

The morning before Day 3 of Spittoono, Rusty had a serious conversation about his future with my family. The most important concern was the fact that his foster grandparents’ voices were coming out of this strange plastic box. On Saturday, … Continue reading

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New things

On Day 1 of Spittoono, Rusty wasn’t entirely sure what to think.¬† It was a new place with lots of people, a loud sound system, tents, food stands, and more. His task was to walk around the grounds, but he … Continue reading

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Nellie is shocked

Something so exciting happened at Spittoono that Nellie fell right off the deck when she heard the news. More on that soon!

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Two ingredient treats

The boys and I decided it would be a good idea to make some treats. ¬†Unfortunately, I forgot to inform them that the treats were actually for Spittoono and not last night’s dinner. I settled on these, because dog treat … Continue reading

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Spittoono: bands, beer, and puppies!

We recently learned of a great event called Spittoono that happens here each year and I’m not quite sure how we missed this before! At the start of every school year, the Redneck Performing Arts Association holds a free three-day … Continue reading

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Poolside

After some fun in the sun, we decided to continue traveling and head north to see family and friends. Without a lake or ocean to swim in, the boys got to use Nellie’s pool. Gambit had no desire to hop … Continue reading

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Fenced Yard Fun

While Nellie behaves wonderfully off leash, it’s rare for our boys to have the opportunity to run free. During the winter, Gambit and Rusty spent time at the dog park almost daily.¬† In an area where it’s sunny and warm … Continue reading

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