Tag: pets

Thoughts on Goats

As a stay-at-home mom without a secular job I’m always trying to find ways to contribute to the household that will enrich instead of burden our existence as a family.  My DH has often hinted that he would someday like…

On Loving an Animal, 3

That first winter that mom was here Tina died.  Dad to this day blames her death on mom.  At work my dad received a Hickory Farms gift box with the traditional cheese and sausage assortment that is available every winter…

On Loving an Animal, 2

My mother often speaks of her father’s view of domestic animals.  He used to say that “domestic” only means that the wild creature is condescending to allow you to be close to them.  Which in reality that is true.  I’ve…