Category Archives: Scully

End of the Road

We’ve had many ups and downs with Scully. Ever since she was diagnosed with a grade 3 mast cell tumor (that inevitably spread), life’s been a constant question of “is it time?” I’ve had to ask myself that many times with her. She’ll get really sick and then bounce back a couple days later. We read more »

All this to say February sucks and then it doesn’t

I have lots of stuff to talk about but its been so hard to get anything done lately. I’ve probably stretched myself a bit thin with my time. Its hard to juggle a husband, kids, full time job, picking up another gig on the side, volunteering my time for a conference, swim lessons, tennis lessons, read more »

Christmas 2013 Recap

Happy New Year! Now that Christmas is over, I’m back to work and Jules is back to daycare, here’s a recap of all the festive fun we had. Lesson for next year: don’t put presents under the tree until the absolute last moment. This kid and his “what’s in this one!?” and “these are all read more »

Fall 2013


About two years ago I noticed a raised bump on the outside of Scully’s back leg. It didn’t seem to bother her. I showed it to the vet at her annual visit and we decided to keep an eye on it. It never really grew or looked menacing so we did just that, kept an read more »

It’s Groundhog Day…again

I love that movie. Everyday feels like Groundhog Day here. Just the same thing over and over again. But lets talk about some of the new things happening around the house – bullet point style: – After 3 years of Justin participating in the Overnight Website Challenge, I finally decided to join him. I applied read more »


Let’s talk about Scully for once (it’s been a while since she’s been featured). Since the baby was born, I hate to admit it, but she’s been put on the back burner. We don’t neglect her but she doesn’t get all the attention she got for the first seven years of her life. We took read more »