1/21/13

Not So Productive.

I have lots of work to get done early this week before I head east for a couple of days to attend the Wisconsin Association of School Board's State Convention in Milwaukee. I'm torn between really looking forward to the convention and dreading the hell out of it. Which is my typical sentiment when it comes to the school board. It's a love hate relationship. It's getting to be less hate all the time so I think I'm making progress. I will try to post more of my thoughts on school board as I work through the newness and become more confident with my role as a member.

Tomorrow I will be announcing an exciting new element to the blog - because today got completely away from me. And by 'away from me' I mean, I spent a lot of my time with the newest member of our family. Hours of comforting and entertaining Owen's new best friend, Buster. We sat with piles of blankets on top of us snuggling to warm each other after our frequent trips outside to deal with the arctic temperatures & a tiny puppy bladder. I forced enthusiasm with about 400 excited & foggy breathed 'go potties.' He forced enthusiasm with his tail a swingin' as he cautiously stepped across our frozen gravel driveway with his soft-padded paws. Together we faked liking the weather, but there was no need to force the affection. It's hard to not love something this crazy adorable... I think I found a new muse.








9 comments:

  1. Zoriana and Natia are sooooo jealous, can you hear their oooooohs?!

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    1. I thought I could hear something! They are welcome to come play with Busta Rhymes anytime...better than R. Kelly!

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  2. I can't wait for the daily dose of Busta Rhymes! Is he going to be helpful in the hunting department? He looks smart already

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    1. He is super smart! Trevor just commented again about his surprise at how quickly this dog is catching on to stuff. He had 1 accident in the house today and he peed on the pad so it wasn't really even an accident. He goes up and down the stairs. Piper our old dog still won't do that without some serious coaxing. He should be a good hunter. He is part Lab

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  3. I. Am. Dying. The anticipation of an "exciting new element" on your blog tomorrow is the only lifeline I have right now.

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  4. Exciting new element might = complete flop so don't get your hopes up!

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