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“A” Stands for Alligator

A lovely resident of the Louisiana bayou.  We spotted him on our swamp tour last week, during our trip to New Orleans.  I’m glad he doesn’t live in my back yard . . . Happy Monday everyone!

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Make it Right, New Orleans

While staying in the French Quarter for a wedding, we took a side trip to the Lower 9th Ward to check out the Make it Right Foundation homes.  From the Make it Right website: More than 4,000 homes in New … Continue reading

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More Tails from New Orleans!

After hanging out with my new friend Jacques, I stumbled upon another treasure of a shop, called Animal Art Antiques.  The store features an eclectic mix of art, antiques and curiosities related to all things animal. Don’t miss this fascinating … Continue reading

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NOLA Friends: Tails from The Big Easy

Last weekend, we took a mini-vacation in New Orleans to attend a friend’s wedding.  The wedding was fabulous, capped by the quintessential New Orleans experience of dancing down Bourbon street in a Second Line parade, complete with brass band! Of … Continue reading

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Aarrrgh!

This is a visual reference of my week thus far.  Hope yours has been going a bit more smoothly! I’m working on a new project for The Daily Toki, and it’s been taking a lot longer than expected.  Stay tuned … Continue reading

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TV Dinner

In a past post, I talked about how Toki loves to sit at a certain window of our house and watch the activity below.  We jokingly call that her “Dog TV”.  She especially likes to watch “cartoons” on weekend mornings … Continue reading

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Of Sea Lions and Seals

This week, I posted a story on The Weekender Blog, about my encounter with sea lions and seals in the waters off of Ventura Harbor. I thought it would be appropriate to post a few photos of sea lions on … Continue reading

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Posing with Puppies: photography tips

Earlier this week, I posted about Toki’s puppy playdate.  Of course, I took the opportunity to try and set up some shots posing Toki with the little guys, with varying success. Some things I learned: 1.  Puppies don’t like to … Continue reading

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Puppy Playdate!

The Abbot Kinney Festival wasn’t the only excitement this past weekend.  Toki also had her first puppy play date! We heard a rumor that some fluffy puppies were going to be visiting Toki’s buddy Milo, so we kind of invited … Continue reading

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Dogtown: Abbot Kinney Fest 2011

Yesterday, the Abbot Kinney Festival took over our street.  We’re still recovering. So is Toki. Apparently, our local street fair is also quite popular with the dogs. We ran into old friends, made new ones, and even stopped by the … Continue reading

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