Monthly Archives: November 2019


No dead dog stories!

Non-service dog users probably don’t realize this, but service dog users usually don’t want to hear about how peoples’ dogs died. It is a common phenomenon, though. For some reason, a significant number of people see someone with a service dog and their first instinct is to tell the service […]


Naturally sweetened cranberry sauce 1

Today I made cranberry sauce without the traditional sugar. I made one batch using agave nectar, and another using maple syrup. I used 1 lb cranberries, 1 cup OJ, and 1 cup sweetener. For the agave nectar I put a little less than a cup, and for the maple syrup […]


Pretty good Hestia

No pictures today, but I did want to share that we did a few errands today.  We had an appointment with my psych nurse, went to the pharmacy to drop off prescriptions, stopped by Sam’s, and stopped by Staples.   Hestia was pretty darn good in Sam’s (and the other […]


Hestia-focused day 2

Today was a Hestia-focused day. Of course there were the usual morning snuggles while waiting for Brad to wake up. I spent some time fantasizing about a galaxy fabric themed vest for her (black background with stars and purple and blue nebulas), and then thought that it would be super […]


Ultrasonic errands 5

Today we had (hopefully!) my last appointment before getting insurance to approve my surgery. I had an ultrasound. Due to insurance inanities, we had to go all the way down to Lancaster to get it done. It was a long drive (40 min), but once we got there, we were […]