Archive for April, 2012

First Month


We have made it through our first month! It has definitely flown faster than I anticipated. Riley has made a lot of progress and I don’t think we gave her enough credit for adjusting. Whenever trying anything new, it only takes a few tries before she gets it. She goes up and down the stairs […]

Week 1


We have made it through our first week and I’m exhausted. All as expected and Riley is making a lot of progress. We keep having to remind ourselves it’s going to be slow and we will have setbacks, but some things have been harder than others. The separation anxiety is getting better. When going to […]

So, we made a big change in our lives. We adopted a dog. Not just any dog, a puppy mill dog. Let’s start from the beginning. The BF (J) and I have been talking for a long time about getting a dog. We are both huge dog lovers and after the Pug passed away, it […]