Monthly Archives: January 2012

Pigs, Poop, and Giving Thanks

On Thursday I worked in Piggy Paradise at Best Friends where more than a dozen potbellied pigs and other pig-mixes live. I’m having a week of “firsts” and my time with the pigs was no exception. I took some pigs … Continue reading

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I Only Cried Once Today

Best Friends is considered to be a last chance animal sanctuary. The animals who come here often come from other shelters where they’ve struggled to find homes, situations of cruelty and abuse, war-torn countries – like Lebanon, or as the … Continue reading

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Livin’ It Up in Hollywood

Utah’s Little Hollywood, that is.  I found out that over 100 western movies and TV shows have been filmed in Kanab, giving in the nickname Utah’s Little Hollywood. John Wayne, Ronald Reagan, and Clint Eastwood have all filmed movies in the … Continue reading

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It’s a Slaw-Dog World

It only took me 3 posts to blog about Slaw. I’m surprised it didn’t happen sooner! If you know me at all, you probably are, too. This probably won’t come as a surprise – I think Slaw is one remarkable … Continue reading

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Just Me, Slaw, and the Open Road…

…plus a few thousand truckers and a couple hundred billboards reminding me to either visit the nearest Lion’s Den or to repent because God sees all evil. You gotta love freedom of speech! I have always considered billboards an eye … Continue reading

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Times – They Are A-Changin’

When I stress about the major life upheaval I have created for myself in the last few months, I try to remember a few mantras. Change is good. Life is a journey. Go with the flow. Run like hell. Call … Continue reading

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