Category Archives: Dogs

Summer Doldrums

In the famous (or not) words of Fiona Appel, “I’ve been a bad bad girl…..” I’ve just been so lax on just about everything that doesn’t concern babies, yoga and my family. I really have. I haven’t been to the … Continue reading

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Chapter 29: Parenting our Parents

Upon returning from Chicago, where I visited dealt with dad, my boss says the following to me: You, know, Rachael, my friend’s mom said this and I think it has merit: the reason parents become helpless and sick when they … Continue reading

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Chapter 8: Broke Down Highway

Happy New Year friends! I won’t lie to you here: 2011 was a turbulent year – not much different from 2010, sadly. So, I welcomed 2012 in last night with open arms (wish it was with open hips, but that’s … Continue reading

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Book Review: How to Raise a Jewish Dog (as told to Ellis Weiner & Barbara Davilman

Let me start by saying: You need not be Jewish (or even know a Jew) to follow this book and create, by their definition: a Jewish Dog. That said, it is MUCH MUCH FUNNIER if you are either Jewish or … Continue reading

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Chapter 5: Attitude of Grattitude

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Sorry I’m a day late (or a few) and a dollar short (or a few)….but we just got back from Arizona where we were visiting my mom.   We left on Monday and got back on Friday … Continue reading

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The Rachael Weiss Project…..Day 1

So, folks, we are off to the races! Or, at least we are on the food side, thanks to my amazing “food coach”, friend and sistah-from-anothah-mistah: Sweet Tater! To get the party started, I’ll be cataloging my food intake daily … Continue reading

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Book Review – or part of one….

A Big Little Life: A Memoir of a Joyful Dog Named Trixie by Dean Koontz I love dogs. I love my dogs, especially – Gabby and Tia are my best friends and loves of my life…on par with my husband, … Continue reading

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