Lyme Disease is the Fastest Growing Infectious Disease

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Here for a Canine Laugh?

Check out Juno’s latests mastication crimes!

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TPLO for the Cracker

Well, it’s official. The cracker has actually torn his cruciate ligament and not just strained it. I think early on it was hard to tell because he’d get better at times. But I had a feeling it would go this way. We’ve been trying to ice it to keep... read more

New Sprout in our Vegetable Bed

Oh Look! Our new vegetable bed sprouted a husky and we didn’t even plant any seeds! Mr. Wild Dingo warned me not to water it because “the last thing we need is more huskies.” Don’t worry Internet, I already offered Juno a pair of his flip-flops... read more

Spring Cleaning

“Hey Big Boy, Mom says after our walkies she’s gonna give you a bath. But not me. Because I’m a husky. And huskies are awesome and don’t need baths because our furs reject dirt and so we’re never dirty.” “Princepessa,... read more


It’s been roughly 36 months since I started treatment for Lyme disease. I was 36 years old when symptoms first appeared and 11 years later, I’m still battling it. Here are the stats to-date: 8 Years misdiagnosed 12 Doctors who missed the diganosis 36... read more

Inky Caps

I know, I never write anymore. I could have fallen off the face of the earth or better yet, suddenly recovered from Lyme disease and got on a plane to Aruba for some much needed vacation. I could only dream. The weather’s been cray-cray here lately Internet.... read more

He’s a Banana Head with Cracked Out Moves

Big Sigh of Relief! X-rays and vet exam show the cracker (who’s been nursing a back leg owie for weeks) does NOT have a torn cruciate ligament, nor does he have arthritis, bone cancer or any bone fragmentation. Whatever Loki’s doing to his back leg via his... read more

Tough Love

“Hey Big Boy! Whatchya doin’ with that crackery thing on your noggin?” The criminal not only photobombs the cracker but as usual, tries to intrude upon his morning meditations. “Hey Juicy.  I’m just chill-axin my chakras. Why you gotta go... read more


Victory. 365/365 Project 365 is now closed. Its purpose was to keep me distracted during the toughest part of the treatment protocol for Lyme disease. But it did more than that. It kept my sense of wonder about the world around me alive. Those with Lyme disease know... read more

Cracker Calming Techniques

“A little FIR for my furs is just what the doctor ordered.”  –  361/365 Far Infrared rays + negative ions + calming energy of Amethyst crystals of the Bio Amethyst Mat are all that it takes to calm a cracker. For five minutes. He literally believes... read more

Springing New Life

Up in the Grill 362/365 Friday I went for my first IV IG infusion treatment. Since it’s a blood product and risky, the nurse has to monitor the patient’s vitals and symptoms every 30 minutes. It’s about 4-6 hour drip depending on how the patient... read more

Memories of Mastication Madness

“Hey Princess, remember that time you ate the seats in Mom’s Mini Cooper?” “Yah, those were good times Daddy-O. Good, good, times. Think the seats in this blue baby will be as fun?” Don’t worry, Internet. It’s not my car and I... read more

I Like Old Things

I don’t just rescue dogs. Sometimes I rescue old pieces of furniture in need of a new home, like this 19th Century oak-carved Flemish writing desk. It is the oldest thing in our home, after Mr. Wild Dingo, of course.  (358/365) Carved around 1890 in Belgium, the... read more

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