Thanksgiving, as with most holidays, brings forth memories and feelings based upon our experiences. Most of us feel a warmth, a nostalgia for a time that probably never was. As the song says, “What’s too painful to remember, we simply choose to forget.” Each year, there is so much to be thankful for, so much […]

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Halloween Pup Parade and Outakes

by on November 18, 2016

Halloween 2016 from Katybeth on Vimeo. Camp Halloween Photo Parade Well, at least I wrapped up Halloween before Thanksgiving—barely. Where did November go? One minute it was Halloween, and the next minute it’s the week before Thanksgiving. Between the Chicago Cubs and the election, life has been a blur. Halloween was wrapped up with a […]

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Halloween Pup Parade

by on November 1, 2016

It is late November 1st!  I do hope you remembered your Rabbit!Rabbit! (if you forgot – make bunny ears with your hands and hop backwards twice while saying Rabbit Rabbit (Note to Debbie – make sure not to trip on Dallas) and your good luck will be restored.  Howl-O-Ween. Done. Forty-one Halloween pup costumes later, and […]

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Happy Howl-O-Ween Odd Friends

October 30, 2016

Bela the Bat—  a camera-shy pup, pulled this costume off magnificently. The last few days have flown by in a flurry of Howl-o-ween pictures. We sure do appreciate the attention and applause they are receiving from so many people (Odd, Facebook, Instagram, and photo sites). Stay tune for the Howl-o-ween parade (slideshow) tomorrow. This will be […]

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40 Pups Done, 1 Peacock to go, Howl-o-ween Week

October 28, 2016

(See if you can guess who LeBron is: Hint: He is a competitive swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time, with a total of 28 medals) Halloween Pup 41 was costumed and photographed today. A few photos still need to be fine-tuned, but I hope those won’t take long. It’s always the little […]

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Costumes Halloween Pups

October 26, 2016

Halloween pictures. I would have posted earlier but other things got in the way. . .you know…THINGS…I’ll explain later. I have pictures to show off! Fine weather for a DUCK! Boudreau wants to be a duck for Halloween and has been practicing his quack and waddle at camp for the last month. Isn’t he the […]

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Dressing Up Our Pups – Howl-O-Ween FUN

October 25, 2016

Good Tuesday Morno! Let’s start your day off with a Buzzzzzzzzz and I hope a smile! Daisy could have been a daisy, but wouldn’t that have been rather obvious? Instead, she chose to be a bee in a field of daisies. Lovely choice, don’t you agree? Trivia: How many legs does a bee have? ( I thought […]

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Howl-O-Ween Pup Week

October 24, 2016

It’s Halloween at Camp Run-A-Pup, and we’ve been busy dressing up our campers for the last four weeks in anticipation of the camp Howl-o-ween parade. This has included taking their pictures and photoshopping them into the prefect background. The pictures have been shared in our Camp Facebook group, but I thought that I’d share them […]

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Coffee Day, Michaelmas Day

September 29, 2016

~★~♥~♥~★~ Good Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ September 29, 2016 ★~ Today’s Quote: “Eat a goose on Michaelmas Day,  Want not for money all the year”  (Goose Day tradition) ★~ National Coffee Day: Wake up. It’s Eight O’Clock! The best part of waking up, is Folger’s in your cup! Tastes as good as it smells! It only tastes […]

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Better Breakfast Day, Johnny Appleseed Day

September 26, 2016

~★~♥~♥~★~ Good Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ September 26, 2016 So many beautiful brides having their pictures taken in downtown Chicago this weekend. ★~Today’s Quote: “Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.” ~ Oscar Wilde ★~ Better Breakfast Day: Roll your eyes if you like, but the old bromide about breakfast being the most important meal of the […]

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