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Acquired Bite Inhibition
Wednesday, August 28, 2019      27 comments

www.youtube.com/watch?v=
068K5Zlph9U Yes, angel Henry is a puppy. And that means: Henry is biting!! So: I did a little internet search to discover how the research and resources have evolved since darling Char... Read more
Apple Pie!
Tuesday, August 27, 2019      37 comments

DH loves apple pie. It's not my fave, but I make it for him occasionally. Recently I'd bought some local new crop MacIntosh apples. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mc
Intosh_(apple) Yes, there were Mac apples b... Read more
Golf!!
Monday, August 26, 2019      26 comments

Little Henry, suitably tired out, agreed to snooze for a couple of hours while we stamped around 9 holes of golf in the late afternoon yesterday. Yes: my first game since he arrived July 27 -- and I did wear my "golden retriever" golf shoe... Read more
Vagal Nerve
Sunday, August 25, 2019      28 comments

www.thecut.com/2019/05/i
-now-suspect-the-vagus-ner
ve-is-the-key-to-well-bein
g.html#comments Vagabonds wander . . . and the vagal nerve (the "vagus") wanders too, from the neck to the gut connecting pretty much ... Read more
Cardinal
Saturday, August 24, 2019      35 comments

The cardinals generally come to feed as the light fades. Last evening I was out in the back yard with Henry. A male cardinal was sitting in the top of one of the newly trimmed conifers, singing joyously. Utterly illuminated by the warm level ... Read more
Lots of Tree Trimming!
Friday, August 23, 2019      28 comments

My my, the arborist service certainly went the extra mile yesterday, taking down pretty much all of the dead limbs and overhanging branches. In fact, they did so much they will need to come back to take away the rest of the debris. ... Read more
It's a Gorgeous Morning!
Thursday, August 22, 2019      24 comments

I love this time of the year -- with just a hint of fall crispness in the early morning. It's sunny and apparently we are going to have sunny weather for the next several days. Henry was able to walk all the way to the end of the driv... Read more
Yellow Swallowtail
Wednesday, August 21, 2019      29 comments

Yesterday in the late afternoon I had Henry on his leash out in the front yard . . . a bit preoccupied after a long and somewhat stressful day do... Read more
Henry News!
Tuesday, August 20, 2019      40 comments

We got up at 4 and headed into Toronto to be there before 7 . . . and Henry's x-rays did indicate that the fracture has healed completely in just 3 weeks, and that the leg appears to be growing nicely. His weight has gone up from just over 7 po... Read more
Cinnamon Roll Pancakes??
Monday, August 19, 2019      39 comments

A short article in Saturday's National Post listed some of the "contenders" for the Xtreme Eating award . These recognize that restaurants appear to be competing with menu offerings providing huge numbers of calories, fat grams, sugar and salt... Read more
Pink Roses
Sunday, August 18, 2019      37 comments

I don't generally buy roses at the grocery store. I will sniff the bunches . . . but they almost never smell good. And roses without scent ar... Read more
Dear Sister's Birthday is coming right up . . .
Saturday, August 17, 2019      29 comments

and I was out gift shopping for her for this morning. Just a box full of little things I'll put in the mail. A new dog-walking coat for fall -- olive green quilted, which will match her eyes. And some lovely perfume (got some of... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts When he's full . . .
Friday, August 16, 2019      47 comments

he stops eating. Henry, that is. My golden retriever puppy. I put puppy chow in his bowl for his breakfast this morning and he tore right into it with enthusiasm!! But . . . when he's had enough that's it. An intuiti... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Dinner for the Family
Thursday, August 15, 2019      46 comments

All four of us plus Henry enjoyed dinner on the back deck (newly rebuilt last weekend). The guys had honking huge BBQ steaks. Vegan DD had a vegan burger. I enjoyed a little leftover BBQ chicken. But the main dish was a ver... Read more
IE Back on Track!
Wednesday, August 14, 2019      37 comments

Thanks for all your supportive comments on my (relatively minor, but still) potato chips debacle. And yes: yesterday was stressful BUT I was still right back on track with the intuitive eating. Eating just until approaching fullness. And ... Read more

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