Category Archives: Dogs

Dogwash Station on a Budget

Something I wanted to be sure we had before moving-in this fall is a warm place to wash the dogs. The weather is starting to turn cooler, and soon the outdoor garden hose bath we’ve been giving the dogs won’t be pleasant.  

So, Blaine and I took a few minutes over the weekend to install a dog wash area in our basement.

Blaine plumbing in the shower hardware

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Leftovers

Yesterday was a good day for a drive in the country.

The destination was Leftovers Antiques & Home Mercantile in Brenham, Texas. This weekend is the last of their Warehouse Sale. They’re located about an hour and a half west of Houston – about halfway to Austin. And it’s definitely worth the drive, especially on a gorgeous spring day with the windows down and dogs in tow.  🙂 Continue reading

Raised on Concrete

 
Man’s best friend has been gracing the property at Hannah’s Hill for quite a long time.
Below, two of mom’s brothers hold a little pup as she pets it.
Oglesby kids at Hannah’s Hill with pets, early-mid 1960s
I wonder if the dog & cat got along?

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