Tag Archives: Winnie

Downgrading

Typically in life, you upgrade… newer car… bigger house… you know… “the American dream.” When you’re a widow… not only are so many dreams crushed-gone… over… D E A D– you also have to deal with the reality that there … Continue reading

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Photo a Day 12-01-10

Ever since I lost Winnie, the barn cats have decided to sleep anywhere but my bed. Punkin FINALLY joined me in bed. It’s was nice to have feline company again it made a cold empty bed seem a little bit … Continue reading

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Photo a Day Project- Project 365- 11-17-10

I saw this on a friend’s FB page and thought it was a neat idea- I thought, I’ll start it in the AM.  If I wait till Jan, I’ll forget. Who knew the start would be an ending… In this … Continue reading

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RIP Winnie

Today, I had my second difficult, heart wrenching decision of the year.  Winnie went downhill last night.  She started crying and couldn’t walk straight.  She was scared.  I was terrified she wouldn’t make it through the night and didn’t want … Continue reading

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Morning soaking up the rays of sun

She’s still very skinny, but she still has her beautiful green eyes and is very happy to still be around.  I snapped this pic with my camera phone this AM.  My parents are up visiting and she was keeping track … Continue reading

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and yet another irony and an interesting occurance…

On Saturday, the vet wanted to see Winnie again for more fluids and some pills to increase her appetite.  I stopped by, met a woman with a Bernese Mountain Dog who apparently didn’t realize that neutering meant testicles were removed.  … Continue reading

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Some pics of Winnie

At night the three of  us had our bedtime ritual.  John would make the bed just right.  Coaxing and guiding Winnie patiently to the right places by gently and patiently (did I mention patiently) talking to her and guiding her … Continue reading

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