Tag Archives: Karma

Requiescat in Pace, dear Karma

Sending all our love and sympathy to Dan and Katherine today. “Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be … Continue reading

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Every Dog Has Its Day.

There was an item in the New York Post this week about an Australian fellow who hosted thirty of his closest friends and family at his wedding – to his Labrador retriever.  “You’re my best friend and you make every … Continue reading

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Greetings from the Arctic!

It’s that time of year again – cold, cold, cold! Wait a second – that would be EVERY time of the year here in coastal southern CA, wouldn’t it? Winter, high temps in the 60’s; summer, high temps in the 60’s. Summer … Continue reading

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Scenes from a Tarty Party.

Today was Soho’s big day. She celebrated her sixth birthday, although actually, this was only her third birthday party. We generally only have a party every other year, but this one was so much fun that we may have to consider a change to that tradition. Highlights … Continue reading

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Hi Calories!

They’re everywhere, it seems, at least this weekend. We were fortunate to wine and dine repeatedly the last few days, and in grand style. Bernadette invited us to her temporary aerie high above the city, where we ate like kings … Continue reading

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I wouldn’t want to be the bobcat.

Man’s best friend – and ours – the fabled Karma, was minding his own sweet, dear, noble, elderly business one afternoon when the attack took place. A bobcat emerged from the creek bed behind Katherine and Dan’s home and mistook … Continue reading

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“Dogs are miracles with paws”

Appropriate to what are known as the “dog days of summer”, we invited some of our favorite canines to lunch yesterday, and told them it would be fine to bring their people along if they’d like. Isn’t it just like … Continue reading

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And I know it’s not Christmas…

But after that last picture, you need something pretty to look at. Here’s a photo of the aforementioned Karma, as, according to Katherine “one of the lesser-known” of Santa’s reindeer. This is actually more timely than you might think, as … Continue reading

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Good Karma.

The chickens were left behind when Chloe and Soho (aka Chloho, as they’ve been dubbed by young friend Chadd) were invited to lunch yesterday. The CE and I tagged along, thus getting to meet a charming and  lovely couple and their noble … Continue reading

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