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Dalmationite and Dogs

An extraordinary tribute to the bond between dogs and their people.

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For Alex…

My family’s dogs were a big part of my life when I was a little girl. I learned to stand, clutching fistfuls of fur and hauling myself upright against our German Shepherd Nikki, who bore my maulings good naturedly. I created miniature worlds between his paws as I sat and played, marching little animals across his shoulders… He also taught me my first adult lessons in grief… Returning home from school to find him gone, it broke my heart, but I thank him for his gentle love and guidance. In comparison to myself, my mother has always been a ‘dog person’. I am primarily a ‘cat person’ but I love dogs too and have had a couple who have co-existed happily alongside my various cats.

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Rosie was another notable character from my mother’s succession of dogs… my first sister dog, she taught my older son how to treat…

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Saturday Song Rmllw2llz 7-23-16

I hate hip-hop but I love this. That’s how good it is!

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wp-1469257433687.jpgHi everyone and happy Saturday! I hope your weekend is off to a great start! Since today is Saturday, a local band or musician is featured here on Life of an El Paso Woman. Today is a big day for hip-hop artist Rmllw2llz (Romell with 2 l’s)! He’s launching his latest EP, “New Growf!” I included a blog post about my high school classmate on May 12, 2015. In case you missed it, you can check it out right here. 

Although Rmllw2llz doesn’t live in El Paso anymore, he grew up here in the late 90’s and early 2000’s. Rmllw2llz currently stays busy in the Louisville, Kentucky hip-hop scene. Aside from recording music and touring, he also hosts a radio show. He plans on launching “New Growf” at a release show with other hip-hop acts. The show takes place at Headliners Music Hall in Louisville this Saturday night. Rmllw2llz was recently interviewed in the music…

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Sunday Fun!

Check out this video!

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Hello Friends!

I hope today finds you doing extraordinarily well!

As we prepare to embark on a new week, I thought it would be nice to shift our focus toward something fun! Therefore, I decided to share a video that does a magnificent job of shattering stereotypes related to gender, age and race. More importantly, it accomplishes this goal in a delightful, charming, pleasant and gut-busting manner 🙂

Before I proceed, let me acknowledge that this little gem has been circulating for a few years, so there is a good chance that you’ve already seen it.  But, in light of both national and international events, I’d urge you to watch it again; I can assure you, it will bring a touch of light your way.

And so….

Please enjoy watching this 70 year old white dude dance circles around these sistas!

Mind you, this is NOT my video; I found it on Youtube.  But…

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