Our Grand Adventure Ends On A Sad Note

Oscar at Canon Beach, Oregon

I am in Seaside, Oregon, now. Only one week and one state away from home. But I wish my adventure hadn't ended on such a sad note after loosing my best friend and long time companion Oscar, my old beagle. In a way I wish I had held on to him for one more week so I wouldn't feel like he didn't make it home. But then I realize that he was home. He has been home this whole … [Read more...]

Oscar is 15 years old!

15 years

My beloved beagle, Oscar, is 15 years old today! I’ve had him since he was 8 weeks old. He came into my life 2 months after I bought my house, his arrival being the major reason why I bought the house in the first place. I figured a dog needs a yard. It took me 2 weeks to name him, but his distinguishing characteristic of always getting into the garbage led me to his name … [Read more...]